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Saturday, March 10, 2012

Christina Grimmie: ABOVE ALL THAT IS RANDOM 5!!! - Christina & Sarah


Yu guys deserve a better quality video, so TAH-DAHH! This is my FIRST TIME EVER super video with a split screened ending....HOLY BANANA COW, IT'S INSANE I KNOW :D Just slap a giant S on the front of this video like it's SUPERMAN's first ever video.

I just recently learned how to split screen...I edited it all by myself! As well as the music! like a big girl! but hey...i'm super happy about how it turned out, so if you guys like it....I SHALL MAKE A PLETHORA OF OTHERS!

Love yu Team Grimmie, YU GUYS ARE SERIOUSLY THE BEST!!! Yu are my inspiration, to say the least...and I'm psyched for yu guys to see this !!

BIIIIIIIIIIIIG SUPERMAN THANKS to my awwwesome brother, who played the guitar in this video because...well...I cannot. And he's amazing. THANKS MARK!!!

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New Web Series Coming Soon!

Hey everyone, this is Jenius Productions letting you all know about a new web series we have in production right now! It's called Death As We Know It. 


Death As We Know It is a comedic web-series following the lives (or deaths, rather) of three recently deceased ghosts spread out between two households. Not only do these ghosts have to deal with the human problems of the people they now haunt, but they also have to discover what it takes to move on from purgatory and figure out how to live even in death.


The show stars Daniel Eachus, Diego Parada, Tyson Pestner, Ryan Driscoll, Sarah Buster Brooks, and Ryan Phillips as well as having a whole slew of guest stars!


We are currently half way through production and look to air our first episode in May of this year. Each episode will be roughly five minutes long and jam packed with laughs!


Make sure to check out our facebook page http://www.facebook.com/dawki and see what it's all about! We have promotional videos and photos up for you to enjoy and will have many more coming soon. We can't wait to have you as viewers!


From,
Jenius Productions

BlackBoxTVExtras: BLACKBOXTV RETURNS APRIL FRIDAY 13

Totally Sketch: Stephen Hawking: True Internet Story

Blood and Bone China - Your Review!

The Haunting of Sunshine Girl: Ghost: DON'T WATCH! Scary ghost attack.

Lisbug: Lisa's Girl Vlog (Waxing and Girl Parts)

Lia Marie Johnson: MyMusic and Bowling Don't Mix

Alloy TV: Red Carpet Interviews with Big Time Rush and One Direction!

CTFxC: CREEPY MOM MODE!

Friday, March 9, 2012

nayders07: That time I held a KOALA!!! - [Byron Bay, Australia]

Powerhouse En Español: MISIÓN POSIBLE - Ep 106

CHRISTINA HENDRICKS EXPOSED - M.I. Entertainment Ep.6

4Villains on the Run?

Sexy Nerd Girl 117-118


The Philip DeFranco Show: HULK HOGAN SEX TAPE: HULKAMANIA RUNS WILD!!

AMERICAN IDOL INTERACTIVE: Viewer Edition Episode 2



Submission #2 - AMERICAN IDOL INTERACTIVE: Viewer Edition Episode 2


Submission #3 - AMERICAN IDOL INTERACTIVE: Viewer Edition Episode 2

Annoying Orange - Dr. Bananas

nayders07: Skydive Gold Coast - [Surfers Paradise, Australia]

italktosnakes: Things In Space (That Don't Belong in Space)

KONY 2012


KONY 2012 is a film and campaign by Invisible Children that aims to make Joseph Kony famous, not to celebrate him, but to raise support for his arrest and set a precedent for international justice.

HOW TO HELP:
Visit: http://kony2012.com
Donate to Invisible Children: https://stayclassy.org/checkout/set-donation?eid=14711
For info on Invisible Children: http://invisiblechildren.com

How Did the Kony 2012 Video Go Viral So Quickly?

Read the full post:
http://jezebel.com/5892012/how-did-the-kony-2012-video-go-viral-so-quickly?utm_campaign=socialflow_jezebel_facebook&utm_source=jezebel_facebook


Taking ‘Kony 2012′ Down A Notch

....the campaign reflects neither the realities of northern Ugandan nor the attitudes of its people.

http://justiceinconflict.org/2012/03/07/taking-kony-2012-down-a-notch/

Kony 2012: what's the real story?


... the charity behind it is facing criticism for its Hollywood-style campaigning on the issue. Are the criticisms fair?

http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/reality-check-with-polly-curtis/2012/mar/08/kony-2012-what-s-the-story

Jenna Marbles: Dramatic Reality Show Sounds

MYStery Guitar Man: First Car Breakdown

Campaign Update - March 8th - King of the Web

The Philip DeFranco Show: THE NEW IPAD: THE BEST THING YOU'LL REGRET BUYING!!

freddiew: Ninja Warrior Redux

The Haunting of Sunshine Girl: Ghost

Ghost: Reviewing the last paranormal activity clip.


Ghost: Nolan's dreams.

IAWTV/YouTube Panel LA: "Programming Your YouTube Channel to Succeed"

BlackBoxTlVExtras: MR. DIRECTOR!

Barely Political

Aquaman Therapy! Session #12


Eminem/Rihanna Response of Awesome Winner!

King of the List - Ep. 8 The Craigslist Carol

The Syndicate: Episode 3

About Abby and the New Guy - Episode 5

Acting Out - "ON SET" (Justin Giddings)

IAWTV: You’re Going To Make It After All…

We are in a time where we don’t need to live in certain places to achieve certain things.

Read the full post:
http://iawtv.org/2012/03/09/youre-going-to-make-it-after-all/

Alloy TV

BC Jean First Kiss Story


Talent's BC Jean Interview on Prom Style Tips and Advice

Sexy Times Episode 1 My Guy Won't Wear A Condom! Help!

CtFxC

UH, THAT'S HIS WEE-WEE!


HARDCORE STAPLE FACE!

Mistress Marlena's Sexology #11


"My hot roommate steals my thunder! What should I do?"

Mistress Marlena DeVinyl takes a moment during her cable-access sex show to answer viewer questions.

THE POWER OBJECT'S Mistress Marlena intrigued so many viewers she now has her own spin-off show where she answers YOUR QUESTIONS.

Got a question for the Mistress? Leave in COMMENTS, TWITTER or FACEBOOK



Watch more Mistress!
"We Are So Screwed" Ep. 8 THE POWER OBJECT

Created by Claire-Dee Lim

For more info, cast & pix: http://thepowerobject.com

The 'S' State Episode 3

Dramedy series about the residents on a council estate where a mysterious substance is being circulated that turns abusers into monsters. EPISODE 3: All the better to see you with my dear... WRITTEN/PRODUCED/DIRECTED by Blaise STARRING: RAY: George H. Choat VEE: AC SYLVIA: Leila Al-Jeboury NANA MARY: Carrie Cohen

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Venus Spa S3.13: SHOWTIME!

Brought to you by Uncle Henny's Softened Drinks! http://unclehennys.com
and
Spellfury: http://www.youtube.com/tbonepearson

So like everyone's SO psyched to see Nancy's new workout show! We're totally gonna see how great our heroines look on TV! Well, ALMOST all of them...

Music by Digital Native Dance! http://www.youtube.com/digitalnativedance

"Found Footage" Genre Discussion




Discussing the found footage genre at 4PM PST Thursday, March 8, 2012

Please join us to talk everything from The Blair Witch Project to Chronicle and Project X--and yes Lonelygirl15 as well.

Watch the live show:
http://www.spreecast.com/events/found-footage

HITMAN 101 - Finale Episode: The FIFTH

Tights and Fights: Ashes "Going Undercover"

Episode 136 of Tights and Fights: Ashes - Featuring The Plumber?

Wanna-be superhero The Plumber was sent on a mission by Fantabulous Gal, and this is what he comes back with. But who knows, he may just pull it off.



The cast of Tights and Fights: Ashes will be at the Toronto ComiCON this weekend - March 10 and 11! On Sunday we'll be hosting a panel with our upcoming sister series, Pretty in Geek.

Love the show? Stop by and let us know!

Visit us at Capester.com!

Tights and Fights: Ashes is a super hero comedy web series and Transmedia experience. With 183 video diary episodes, it tells an epic, and hilarious, story about good and evil from a very intimate viewpoint.

Follow us on Twitter:
http://www.twitter.com/tightsandfights

Become a fan on Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/TightsandFights

Subscribe to our YouTube channel:
http://www.youtube.com/TightsandFights


For scripts, behind the scenes, live performances and more, check out our website:
http://www.tightsandfights.com

Retweets becoming digital version of autographs

"You have 15 minutes of fame."

Read the full post:
http://www.aolnews.com/story/retweets-becoming-digital-version-of/2135058/

SXSWeek 2012 Overview


Interactive: March 9–13
Film: March 9–17
Music: March 13–18

http://sxsw.com/schedule

The Steps: The Great Outdoors - Ep. 2.5

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Hello, Google Play: Google launches sweeping revamp of app, book, music, and video stores



Google is taking a big new step in bringing all of its content arms under one roof — and that new entity is called Google Play.

Read the full post:
http://www.theverge.com/2012/3/6/2848223/google-play-store-rebranded-android-market

AVGN: What Was I Thinking!? (2006) Bonus - Cinemassacre.com



Research credit: Chris

Operation Baby ~ ONLINE BABY SHOWER

She wasn’t able to afford the doctor during the first trimester due to the cost.

http://angelashelton.com/operation-baby

The Haunting of Sunshine Girl: Ghost: Paranormal Activity


Paranormal Activity caught on tape - I thought a heard a noise and then all the sudden the ghost started scratching at my door. Which obviously freaked me out but then after that things got really crazy. I don't think this is Anna and I think whatever ghost this is, they want me to notice them. What do you think?

Olga Kay: STREET FIGHTER X TEKKEN

About Abby and the Dead Fish - Episode 4

We're Gonna Put Your Face on Their Nuts - King of the Web

Alloy TV: How To Make An Awesome Light Switch Cover

Cheaters Make the Best Winners. Pretty in Geek Teaser, Erin. D&D Series.

The Verge: New iPad hands-on



CtFxC: BRB, NEED BRAIN SURGERY!!!

LIVE: Tubefilter: Creative Marketing in Online Video



Panelists:
Rome Viharo, Senior Vice President, Business Development and Innovations, Alphabird
Tony Chen, CEO, Yellow Thunder Media
Kai Hasson, Partner and Creative Director, Portal A and Creator, White Collar Brawler
Maggie Finch, CEO, King of the Web
Drew Baldwin of Tubefilter is moderator











Read more:
http://www.tubefilter.com/2012/03/07/live-now-creative-marketing-in-online-video/

Live blog notes:
Social gaming companies are trading points for your attention. By watching a video you get to advance in the game.

Brand advertisers want organic views and that can only be achieved via targeted audiences. They want to know how they will get a return on your investment.

Paid media buys: 2 types. One view based only. One that assumes that you will get organic growth on top of the paid views.

It helps to have power players like MC Hammer involved in the video. There has to be a plan and extra money to get views. Use Twitter, Press, Youtube True view, Facebook strategies. Target your audience. Used Ed Lee promo video as an example. Targeted local news paper first. Spread to DC and then returned to San Francisco. Media planning is what counts.

Ed Lee is 2 LEGIT 2 QUIT [MC Hammer, SF Giants Brian Wilson, will.i.am, Ashkon]


Every great platform eventually becomes dominated by those with the money to promote. Only a few of the low budget productions will survive in this environment. You always need to be one step ahead. For example: King of the web which supports content that is not always PG.

The king is the viewer. Our "eye balls" are valuable. Natural engagement is valuable and brands are trying to figure out how to do it. They need to give more than just a commercial because the scales have tipped.

Brands do not really "get" a lot of the content on the Web. The medium is not a good fit for brands, so even when they come with all their money the people who are good at content still have an advantage.

KPI = key performance indicators.

You "juice things" to get them started.

TheWillofDC asked what to do if the video gets taken down for "illegal views" on YouTube.
Answer: The brand will not be surprised when the video gets taken down because they already know all the details. It does not violate YouTube TOS and Youtube actually encourages it.

CPD = count per display.

HITMAN 101 - Episode 11: Payment Upon Delivery

Bite Me - The Gamer's Zombie Apocalypse Series - "Continue!" (Season 2 Premiere!)

The first episode of the new series (season 2) of Bite Me - The Gamer's Zombie Apocalypse Series, sit back and take notes for the forthcoming zombie apocalypse.


SMOKING Web Series - Episode 6: The Avuncular



Family secrets exposed in this heart-to-heart during a Traditional California Christmas.

Official site
Youtube channel
Facebook page
Webcam character introductions

Prison Dancer: the Interactive Web Musical launches Episode 1!

"Point of View" is the first song and title of the much-anticipated Episode 1 release from Prison Dancer.





Some of the latest comments to date include:
More more more! When do we see more!???!??! pure talent!! it was good!! Why can't we have things like this during Film fest??? It's far better than what they show in the theatres!!!
As always, thanks very much for all support! If you like what you see tonight please help spread the word that Prison Dancer: the Interactive Web Musical is worthy (and needs) everyone's support.


PLEASE pledge + share now! Only 10 days left until San Francisco!

Website:
http://www.prisondancer.com

Geekbeatradio: Bite Me

Season 2 of Bite Me premiered Machinima.com and will also air on FEARnet.

On Monday night Geekbeatradio had Yousef Abu-taleb, Justin Giddings, Ryan Welsh, Dani Lennon and @Risdon Roberts as guests to discuss the show.

Listen to the show:
http://www.unregularradio.com/bostonradio/podcasts/GBR030512.mp3

Annoying Orange: Ultimate Marshmallow Tease

Battleground: The Comment

The Philip DeFranco Show: CHRISTINA HENDRICKS & OLIVIA MUNN PICS LEAKED!!

HeyitsMilly: RAFI EDITS HIS SHANE VIDEO BUT NOT ME!

Olga Kay: How to KISS

The Marriage Counselor: Francesca & Brandon Case #557 - Ep. 1

2012: MUTATION - Ep. 7

UnRestricted: The Bamboo Train (Ending)

Another Shade Of Blue: Cozumel - Ep. 9

King of the List - Ep. 8 The Craigslist Carol

Barely Political

The B-Team! Barely Guys #16


Ke$ha "Blow" parody BTS!

Alloy TV: How To Deal With Being The New Girl

TAYLOR SWIFT PROM DATE? - M.I. Entertainment Ep.5

TEAM ALY???? - La Chamba - Ep 105

TuTele: Vlog


Tuesday, March 6, 2012

The Philip DeFranco Show: WHO IS JOSEPH KONY?? #KONY2012

Nayders07: My Pet Spider - [Fraser Island, Australia]

King of the Web: Behold, the Future of Rock - Undiscovered Awesome

2nd Annual Indie Intertube Awards Promo


CTFxC

GET OUT OF HIM!!!!


BEST FREAKING PRANK EVAR

SMOKING Web Series - Episode 5: The Ingénue



A theatrical director chastises an actress for her inability to convincingly smoke during her performance

Official site
Youtube channel
Webcam character introductions
Facebook page

HITMAN 101 - Episode 10: Our Fallen Brothers

Tights and Fights: Ashes "The Evil Villain's Guide to Self Love"

Episode 135 of Tights and Fights: Ashes - Featuring Le Gros Chapeau!

Having arrived at La Animal Kingdom in Le Center of Le Earth, Le Gros Chapeau finds himself winning the war for the animal kingdoms... and losing the war for his heart.



The cast of Tights and Fights: Ashes will be at the Toronto ComiCON this weekend - March 10 and 11! On Sunday we'll be hosting a panel with our upcoming sister series, Pretty in Geek.

Love the show? Stop by and let us know!

Visit us at Capester.com!

Tights and Fights: Ashes is a super hero comedy web series and Transmedia experience. With 183 video diary episodes, it tells an epic, and hilarious, story about good and evil from a very intimate viewpoint.

Follow us on Twitter:
http://www.twitter.com/tightsandfights

Become a fan on Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/TightsandFights

Subscribe to our YouTube channel:
http://www.youtube.com/TightsandFights


For scripts, behind the scenes, live performances and more, check out our website:
http://www.tightsandfights.com

LIVE from Syria


https://twitter.com/#!/OperationLeakS/status/177114425013182464
BREAKING: Live Feed from #Syria http://t.co/SeDr4Q6Z Assad's army is killing families Right Now. Keep this going. #ShareThis #Anonymous

LIVE:
http://bambuser.com/v/2429020

Infamous international hacking group LulzSec brought down by own leader

Law enforcement agents on two continents swooped in on top members of the infamous computer hacking group LulzSec early this morning...

Read more:
http://www.foxnews.com/scitech/2012/03/06/hacking-group-lulzsec-swept-up-by-law-enforcement/#ixzz1oLfOayjX

Court document:
http://www.scribd.com/doc/84141558/Sabu-Court-Dox

YouTube's most hated

"Botting typically works by paying an outside company to generate views of videos."

Read the full post:
http://www.dailydot.com/news/youtube-megan-lee-heart-brian-martin-botting/

"YouTube as a company views botting as a serious offense, and has banned users caught buying views."

Source: @kontonis on Twitter

Monday, March 5, 2012

My Ruined Life: V. Life Lessons


My Ruined Life is a new, original, comedy Web series starring Brian Cowden and Nathan Holt. Friends Brian and Nate relax on various city benches after work, discussing theories about their "ruined" lives. Maybe one day they will decide on one of them and move along.

My Ruined Life: Life is full of theories and benches. When your life is ruined, you sit on a lot of them.

Episodes 1-5 and Trailers 1 & 2 are available now. Follow us on FB for more laughs as new episodes are released throughout this Winter/Spring: MyRuinedLife.com

SMOKING Web Series - Episode 4: The Redaktor



A video editor laments render time and attempts damage control with his curmudgeonly boss while ignoring the distractions of his banjo-playing daughter.

Official site
Webcam character introductions
Facebook page
Youtube channel

HITMAN 101 - Episode 9: No Rest For The Wicked

The Hunted becomes a feature film!

Thanks to our fans, the sword slinging, vampire slaying action/comedy series The Hunted has been successfully financed through Kickstarter to become a feature film!


The 'S' State Episode 2

Dramedy series about the residents on a council estate where a mysterious substance is being circulated that turns abusers into monsters. EPISODE 2: It's not what it looks like... it's worse! WRITTEN/PRODUCED/DIRECTED by Blaise STARRING: RAY: George H. Choat VEE: AC SYLVIA: Leila Al-Jeboury NANA MARY: Carrie Cohen www.facebook.com/ubtvofficial www.twitter.com/UBTVBlaise

The Fine Bros: TEENS REACT TO SHANE DAWSON


Pink Slip - Part 8 - Kick 'em to the Curb

Great Unfound Web Series

Having gone to art school in NYC and currently being an artist there, most of my friends are, well...artists.  And as performers, directors, writers, etc...  many of them have discovered the wonder of the web series. As has been said, it's an amazing way to get your work out there.  Making a webseries is pretty much the #1 way to make your own work and get people to watch it.  Unfortunately, many of the people making these web series don't really have the advertising "know how".  I mean, yes, they manage to do pretty well fundraising on sites like Kick Starter or Indie-Go-Go, but often their main supporters are friends, family, and people they went to school with.  And with IMDB having such stringent rules on how to get a web series on the database, let alone not even having a category for them (The Guild is listed as a TV series), and honestly, not many festivals geared toward the new medium, a lot of really great work goes with under 1000 views.

So, for my first blog entry, I present to you my top 3 favorite web series that have under 1000 views.  Here's the thing about these productions.  While produced to get oneself "out there", these series are good.  Despite the low production value, the writing is strong as well as the performances.  So, give 'em a watch!

In No Particular Order:

1) Team Allies! http://www.youtube.com/user/DieHardRedShirts?feature=watch: recommended for the quality of the general production value (especially for it being low budget) and the awesome comedic performances.  Also, the off -beat dialogue is fun, and I like how I'm not quite sure where it's going, but trust it will go somewhere.
2)Apartment Comedy http://www.youtube.com/user/ApartmentComedy?feature=watch recommended for the natural flow of the writing, despite the ridiculous things the characters are saying, the weirdest social time to reference The Lion King, and the great comedic performances of the actors.
3) Morning Cup http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=udHv8JMPCbw: recommended for subtle yet strong characters.  Also, just the sheer awkwardness.

CTFxC: DRUGS MAKE ME FEEL WEEEIRD

Sunday, March 4, 2012

ZOMBIES, RUN! A running game & audio adventure



https://www.zombiesrungame.com/

HITMAN 101 - Episode 8: Unhappy Ending

SMOKING Web Series - Episode 3: The Rebel



A P.E. storage room becomes an impromptu smoking lounge for a group of wayward high school students.

Official Site
Facebook page
Webcam character introductions
Youtube channel

The YouTube Revolt: Why Google is wrong.

On March 7, 2012 Google will force all YouTube users to use their new design. The design has been acclaimed by some to be more stylish and less cluttered. However there have been many protests against the new design. In fact, if you take a look around some of the top YouTube channels many have not adopted the new format. This should tell Google volumes. If you test out a new design and many of your key users fail to adopt it, let alone endorse it, then it suggest you have a problem. Clearly something is missing from the new design.




There are probably many opinions on what is wrong with the new design and what Google should do about it. One of the most obvious is that the new design stilts some of the "social" that has helped YouTubers to reach celebrity status. "Social" is one of they key components of any Web Series. It is part of what makes them powerful and different. Perhaps it should not be a shock to Google when they interfere with such a key dynamic on their site.

At this point it does not look like Google will back off on this forced switch. That is a shame. If this fails to happen then one can only hope that Google will quickly move to repair some of the damage by creating more flexible templates that give their user base some of the features they have come to depend upon.

The Haunting of Sunshine Girl


SB*NATION Launches


"Fun and fast-paced insight, analysis, humor and more from the web's best collection of sports bloggers delivered in moving pictures, so you don't have to read! Watch daily videos that connect you - the fan - to our grass roots fan experts, athletes and personalities from around the sports world. "

http://www.youtube.com/user/sbnation

Annoying Orange: vs. Mortal Kombat

Shane Dawson TV: 13 and PREGNANT?!

Tutele: PROJECT X: Red Carpet with Momo Rodriguez

Tubefilter: Machinima's 'Bite Me' Creator Talks Zombies, Horror Vibes

Totally Sketch: WARNING: THIS VIDEO IS NOT GOOD! - Ask Sketch #13

Lisbug: Superscriber Saturday (Charity and Dating)

iJustine: "Mac City" Tyga - Rack City spoof

Super Knocked Up: Mom - Ep. 2

Alloy TV: Zac Efron and Taylor Swift Interview for The Lorax

The Click Clique Season 2 Promo with Meghan, Joey and Cat

Barely Political


CtFxC

ULTIMATE BRAIN PROTECTION!


WANNA MAKE OUT?!

IAWTV BLawg: To Copyright Or Trademark?

Mr. Sharifi is an intellectual property attorney who will offer some great legal perspectives pertaining to new media.

Read the full post:
http://iawtv.org/2012/03/02/iawtv-blawg-to-copyright-or-trademark/

Trutanich paid for YouTube views of D.A. campaign videos

In January, YouTube warned that accounts could be shut down if video makers were caught artificially boosting views. The San Bruno, Calif., company said some websites force or trick users into viewing videos they did not intend to watch.

Read the full post:
http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-new-trutanich-20120304,0,6071859.story

Research credit: Chris

See previous stories on "paid views" and "view fraud":

http://www.webseriestoday.com/search/label/Paid%20Views

HITMAN 101 - Episode 7: Trust




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