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Three Growth Hacks You’re Missing Out On

How Unreel is taking growth hacking to the real world: Remember clicking on banner ads? When websites first started using them the click through rate was huge. They grabbed people’s attention because consumers had not yet learned to block them out.  Now, banner ads are ubiquitous on the web, and for that reason we all have developed blinders to ignore them.  Growth hacking is Darwin in action.  Hackers evolve a new way to grab attention, and it works, too well. Pretty...

The Best Online Video Discovery Experience

Introducing Search on Unreel! There are over three million moments tagged in Unreel’s video catalogue.  It is an impressive number that's growing daily as our AI Bot, Bumblebee, crawls the web for the top viral videos. Trying to find the video moment to fit your mood out of those three million can be a daunting task, but with search it's easy. The unique Unreel search feature allows you to find videos based on tagged comments referring to a specific moment in...

If Cable Dies, What’s Next?

As more people cut the cord and ditch the dish online video has become the alternative of choice: Most things about cable, were it to remain static, indicate that its demise is on the horizon.  Cable is an analog technology in an ever-expanding digital world.  As people have grown accustomed to content specifically tailored to their interests online, cable and satellite providers continue to bundle packages of hundreds of channels when the consumer only watches, on average, 17.  Rather than...

Featured Channel of the Week: Daym Drops

Click here to view full screen: It all started with a hamburger: Like foodies everywhere, Big Daym is passionate about food, specifically the kind that can be eaten in your car.  Also, like many, he shouts and reviews the food he is eating in his vehicle.  Unlike the rest of us, he decided to videotape himself doing so, and is now a bonafide star.  Daym Drops began making videos in 2010 with some success, but it wasn’t until a 2012 video featuring him...

The Most Entertaining Donald Trump Campaign Moments

Watch them here: Love him or hate him, Donald Trump’s campaign is a sight to behold.  Like a rocket soaring to new heights, or the Hindenburg ablaze, it is impossible to look away.  At any given moment Trump might spew out a viral comment, or his critics, too short on time to be politically correct, can create an LOL worthy parody video.   Stay on top of Trump's campaign, from trending moment, to late night spoofs on our Donald Trump channel.  Unreel’s AI bot is constantly...

The Five Types of Startup Founders

Featuring the characters of HBO's Silicon Valley: We are a startup here at Unreel.  It is an exciting prospect, getting to grow an idea into the next big thing in online video. Startups can have a variety of different founders, we are lucky to have great ones.  Typically though, founders can be put into five categories: 1. The Programmer:   The Steve Wozniak type.  They do not need to fit the painfully stereotypical never talked to a girl, seen the sun, or heard of...

How to Win the Internet Video Revolution

The future of the internet is video, will you capitalize on it? The Internet is not a static place.  If it’s not already here, in a matter of years, videos will be the king of online content.  Cisco has predicted that by 2018, over 80% of content on the Internet will be video.  This prediction is both a reflection of improving technologies as well as a development in consumer preferences. Rapid increases in bandwidth, accompanied with user friendly editing software and video...

VidCon 2015

Unreel is at VidCon to kick off our "Unreel Creator" program Give me your video, your YouTube stars, your huddled masses of fans, yearning to meet their online idols.   VidCon Mania: The Unreel Team has been spotted. Every year since 2010 tens of thousands of Internet video fans have swarmed the Anaheim Convention center mid-summer to attend Vidcon.  Vidcon is the world's largest conference for Internet videos that celebrates and discuses the state of the industry.  This year over 2,000 celebrities and major players...

JustLOL coming to an app store near you!

We are taking back the LOL! There’s nothing like that new app smell! Meet our brand new App, JustLOL, bringing you the funniest online videos directly to your mobile device.  You can discover, tag and share your favorite moments within videos to spread the humor with your friends and the JustLOL community.  Download it and never suffer through a dull moment again!  Whether you’re in class, at a funeral, or watching you son/daughters piano recital, you will always have something to laugh about.  Get...