Friday, September 23, 2016

    Around The Net

    • Internet Creative Guild Launches New Members-Only SiteTubefilter

      The Internet Creators Guild, formed in the summer by YouTube's most prominent thinker-creator Hank Green and VidCon exec Laura Chenikoff, has a new members-only Website filled with tips, whines, data and so on. It costs $60 a year.  ...Read the whole story

    • Instagram More Than Doubles Its Advertiser Base In Six MonthsFortune

      Instagram has 500,000 advertisers, more than double the number it had in February, the Facebook-owned company reported. Instagram was acquired by Facebook for $1 billion four years ago and launched an ad program in September, Fortune reported. "The fast rise shows a strong momentum with advertisers that want to reach its 500 million monthly active users. Instagram’s advertiser numbers, however, are still far cry from that of Facebook, which is estimated to have 2 million advertisers. But Instagram has already surpassed other, older social media sites like Twitter, which has just over 100,000 advertisers. Instagram’s COO Marne Levine said that ... ...Read the whole story

    Use Of Mid-Roll Ads Rises

    Quick. Name one of the fastest-growing video ad units this year. You guessed mid-roll, right? Or maybe not. But this video workhorse ad unit is indeed growing at a quick clip this year. Mid-roll ads rose ...More

    • Global Social Media Trends

      In the e-commerce industry, Germany has the highest Facebook CTR (Click Through Rate) at 1.62%, followed by the United States at 1.54%, as Global Facebook CPM (Cost Per Thousand) grew 65% year-over-year to $6.33, with a ...More