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The Future is AVOD – Pt. 2: Can Streaming Services Scale on Ads Alone?

Give a moment’s thought to consider the early heroes of OTT.  For most — Netflix, Hulu, HBO and Amazon Prime come to mind as the Mount Rushmore of streaming.  With their hefty financial and corporate backings, ultra-premium content libraries, and consistent subscription revenue sources, it’s...

The Future is AVOD – Pt 1: Why Advertisers Love OTT

In OTT’s nascent state subscription services such as Hulu, Netflix, and Amazon Prime have stolen the spotlight.  It’s time they made room. Advertisers are putting an increased emphasis on OTT. They view the burgeoning technology as an extremely valuable part of their funnel moving forward,...

What Networks Should Know About Live-Streaming an Event Online

This article originally appeared in Streaming Media as a guest post that can be viewed here.     At Unreel, we’ve taken part in the enormous undertaking of live streaming an event across multiple over-the-top (OTT) channels including the 2018 Daytime Emmy Awards and the Dew Tour....

Introducing Unreel’s New Video Player!

Unreel has released a newly redesigned video player across the over 6,000 video streaming sites that we power. The new player is sleeker, features an improved intuitive design, and most importantly is faster. This significant update keeps Unreel and our partners on the cutting edge...

High Times Launches ‘High Times TV’ on OTT with Unreel

Using Unreel's platform, High Times, the leading magazine publication for the Cannabis lifestyle, has launched their own branded video streaming service 'High Times TV' across every OTT device.  The ad supported service features original High Times content and also serve as a point of additional...

Unreel and Hard Knocks Fighting team up to Launch Battle Zone TV

  Hard Knocks Fighting is a premier MMA league, showcasing the world’s elite up and coming athletes on a global stage.  With hundreds of hours of exclusive fight videos and a million plus likes on their Facebook page, Hard Knocks came to Unreel seeking a path...