Eric Elia's Posts

Increase viewership with recommendations

Increase viewership with recommendations

Search Engine Optimization is only half the story when trying to maximize traffic to your video site. It's been great to see many Brightcove clients adopt strong video SEO strategies over the past few years.

Brightcove debuts TV Everywhere solution

Brightcove debuts TV Everywhere solution

I am delighted to announce the availability, today, of the Brightcove TV Everywhere Solution Pack (TVE-SP). The solution gives TV programmers everything they need to deliver rich, branded TV Everywhere-compatible catch-up TV services. This solution combines the breadth and depth of the Brightcove 4 platform with key third-party technologies.

Stunning HD video on Brightcove

Stunning HD video on Brightcove

Our friends at STV have taken full advantage of Brightcove's ability to handle high quality, dare I say, HD video with the new four-parter, Scotland Revealed. I'm a big fan of what STV has done with their video library as a whole and I'm really happy to see the team take full advantage of Brightcove's capabilities.

Cool UI, silly short shorts on Atom.com

Cool UI, silly short shorts on Atom.com

Our friends at MTV's Atom.com have launched Dutch West Short Shorts, a fun new "video wall" featuring over 60 super short comedy clips. Some are borderline NSFW. Happy clicking.  The overall user experience is kind of neat.

STV's new catch-up TV service - behind the scenes

STV's new catch-up TV service - behind the scenes

Scottish Media Group's STV was one of our first launch partners in Europe. I'm delighted to see them enhance their successful year-old experience with a new "catch-up TV" site. We had the good fortune to work with Alistair Brown, David Low and team last year in building the main site.

Facebook more popular than email sharing

Facebook more popular than email sharing

Mashable has some nice stats today on the popularity of various viral sharing services and email. Here in Professional Services land at Brightcove we've integrated with Clearspring's AddThis widget quite a bit, which is a nice one-click way to post a link to just about every viral/social/bookmarky service out there.