Video Marketing

Discovery Buys Stake in Batanga Media

What: Discovery Communications announced an investment in and strategic partnership with digital media company Batanga Media. Why it matters: This is the first investment of a major media company in Batanga Media. Discovery will now provide Batanga Media consumers with short-form video. Discovery will also gain access to Batanga’s’ millennial audience in the U.S. Hispanic […]


Olympusat Launches Entertainment Channel Aplauso, Readies Ad Sales Operation

Olympusat will be introducing a new channel called Aplauso by the beginning of 2017. The new Spanish-language entertainment channel will be broadcast via linear TV through Spanish-language cable network partners Tom Mohler, CEO of Olympusat, tells Portada in an exclusive interview. The launch adds a content asset which Olympusat will be selling advertising into in 2017. Aplauso is expected to reach 20-25 million Hispanics by the end of 2017. Initially the new channel will be broadcast in the Los Angeles, Miami and Chicago markets.


Hispanic Video: Google Leads Followed by Facebook, Yahoo and VEVO

Which are the preferred video platforms by Hispanic residents of the United States? What types of content do they prefer? How do they establish their consumption priorities when it comes to media? The answers to those questions and more, according to those questions and more, according to comScore’s August 2016 rankings.


Branded Video Amplification: 5 Things You Need to Know (Learning from the REI-Vix Campaign)

Branded video content and its amplification over social media lies at the very heart of successful marketing to the millennial population. Social video is at the center of the VIX and REI Partnership. Vix, a recently introduced Batanga Media property and REI, the specialty outdoor retailer are partnering for the production and distribution of a branded video campaign in three key markets. 5 things you need to know. (Partner Message).


MORE FROM PORTADA

CHANGING PLACES: Mike Fernandez, Rosemary Mercedes, Monica Gil…

CHANGING PLACES: Mike Fernandez, Rosemary Mercedes, Monica Gil…

People change positions, get promoted or move to other companies. Portada is here to tell you about it.


RPA Wins Back Honda Media Account, Orci Continues with Multicultural Creative

RPA Wins Back Honda Media Account, Orci Continues with Multicultural Creative

Agency RPA has regained American Honda US$600 million media account.The Honda media assignment is returning to RPA after four years.


Yahoo to Change Name to Altaba, Mayer to Leave Board

Yahoo to Change Name to Altaba, Mayer to Leave Board

Yahoo will be renamed Altaba Inc. following Verizon's US$4.83 billion acquisition of the company.Marissa Mayer is stepping down from Yahoo's board after the closing of its deal along with 5 other directors.