2016 has been a banner year for social video. Publishers, brands, and outlets of every size and niche have realized how critical video is to social strategy. Take our survey to glean insights on the video-based strategies of your peers and share your own.Read More
We are thrilled to share the news that Wochit is receiving $13 million in funding from media giants ProSiebenSat.1, Singapore Press Holdings’ SPH Media Fund, Carlo de Benedetti as well as several existing investors including Redpoint, Marker LLC and Cedar Fund. With this funding, we’ll be able to further enhance Wochit’s tools that empower storytellers and creators all around the world every day.Read More
We’re pleased to announce a new partnership with Svenska Dagbladet! The Stockholm-based newspaper has been in publication for over 130 years and is owned by Norwegian media company Schibsted Group. Svenska Dagbladet is turning to Wochit’s cloud-based solutions to create video content for social media as well as its own website.Read More
Bauer Media is one of the largest, multi-platform media companies in Europe, controlling over 600 magazines and 400 digital products alongside radio and television stations. Today, we’re pleased to announce that Bauer Media has selected Wochit to support its aggressive video strategy.
Bauer Media has a goal to create and publish video across its entire brand portfolio and engage online audiences. This new partnership with Wochit will allow them to realize these goals rapidly and efficiently. Read More
Text overlay is a crucial part of social videos now, as it allows viewers to easily digest content regardless of how and where they’re taking it in. It tells your story for viewers watching on mute, reinforces key points for those with the sound on, and generally makes mobile viewing a simpler experience. Now, we’ve rolled out a brand new feature that gives videomakers even greater control over their text overlay.
Our mission has always been to give publishers the power to make videos worth sharing. Today, we’re announcing a powerful update that makes creating and sharing videos even easier.
Introducing Social Video Optimization! This new feature enables Wochit creators to rapidly generate and distribute social video that is optimized specifically for the social network or digital platform of their choice. With this feature, you will instantly increase your video inventory and deliver a platform-optimized viewer experience.Read More
Today, we’re pleased to announce a partnership with the world’s largest platform for social change, Change.org. With Wochit’s platform, they are pursuing a strategy to increase social impact through online video. Change.org has begun implementing Wochit to create content for their audiences in the UK, Germany, Italy, Spain, France, Indonesia, and the United States, with more to follow. Read More
Today we are pleased to share The Complete Guide to Social Video 2016. Video has become the most popular and powerful type of content on social. Media companies and publishers of all sizes know that a smart video strategy has to be the foundation of social success. Our feeds are flooded daily with social videos, each vying for our attention in an effort to gain followers, grow audiences, and raise awareness.