Online Video 2018

What Will 2018 Bring for Online Video?

by Alex Weprin , Staff Writer, Media Post, January 2, 2018 2017 was a banner year for over-the-top video, and digital video in general. Paid OTT “skinny bundles” now have millions of subscribers, new niche entrants made their mark, and advanced video advertising continued to evolve and mature.  But now it’s 2018! Video Insider asked Read more about What Will 2018 Bring for Online Video?[…]

Facebook goes all-in on video, runs autoplay with sound on by default

While autoplay sound may seem like a major boon for Facebook advertisers, industry groups say they may want to tread lightly. Facebook isn’t necessarily thought of as a video platform, yet it does provide a massive portal to video content. Facebook is aware of this, and is broadening its rollout of new video playback features Read more about Facebook goes all-in on video, runs autoplay with sound on by default[…]

Fexy Media adds Simply Recipes to portfolio of food sites targeting millennials

Food media is a competitive market and everyone has their eyes set on millennials. Like Hanzel and Gretel before them, young people are being aggressively courted with food and Fexy Media just added a new gingerbread house to its portfolio. The Seattle-based media company acquired Simply Recipes, a cooking and recipe blog created and run by Read more about Fexy Media adds Simply Recipes to portfolio of food sites targeting millennials[…]

Fexy Takes a Bite out of the Food and Lifestyle Industry with Acquisitions

Fexy Media, a new digital video media company run by co-CEOs Cliff and Lisa Sharples, makes a major play in the food space with the addition of Serious Eats and Roadfood to their growing portfolio of lifestyle brands. Lisa Sharples previously served 6 years as president of Allrecipes.com, leading the company from its early growth Read more about Fexy Takes a Bite out of the Food and Lifestyle Industry with Acquisitions[…]