How video impacts mobile web performance and UX, part 2: autoplay and audio

Mobile video is a major up-and-coming trend in content, with brands everywhere  converging on the new and lucrative mobile video market. Mark Zuckerberg said on a recent shareholder conference call  that he sees video as “a megatrend on the same order as mobile” – which makes mobile video, the intersection between the two, the ultimate sweet spot of engaging content to draw in new consumer eyeballs. But sadly, there are still some technical hurdles to overcome before the mobile video experience is as smooth as companies would like it to be

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How video impacts mobile web performance and UX, part 2: autoplay and audio

How video impacts mobile web performance and UX, part 1: data and download speed

Mobile video is great. When it works. Implemented correctly, video or audio *should not* impact the speed that pages load on a mobile device and when the play button is pressed, it needs to start quickly and work well

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Better Video Ad Formats for Mobile

Digital advertising solution Mixpo introduced two new vertical outstream ad formats, Vertical Video Takeover and Vertical Video Reveal, which will allow publishers to create new mobile video ad placements. Smartphone users hold their phones vertically around 94 percent of the time, according to MOVR's Mobile Overview Report, and Mary… [[ This is a content summary only.

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Better Video Ad Formats for Mobile

Facebook Reveals a New Way to Share 15 Second Videos on Instagram

Today, Facebook and Instagram announced video on Instagram for iPhone and Android. Now, users can record and share 15 seconds of mobile video with basic editing features, including 13 new visual filters exclusively to video.

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Facebook Reveals a New Way to Share 15 Second Videos on Instagram

Monetizing Video on Mobile Devices Could Start With a Single URL

Today, more people are watching video on mobile devices than ever before, using tablets and smartphones of every type to view television programs, breaking news, live sporting event broadcasts and much more. The profusion of IP-enabled devices should give Web content publishers unprecedented monetization opportunities now that consumers can..

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Monetizing Video on Mobile Devices Could Start With a Single URL