When Oprah Winfrey’s interview with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle hit the airwaves, it caused a huge media storm with publishers all around the world covering the story. Why did they leave a life of Duke and Duchess behind? Was it racism? Should they have done the interview in the first place? And did public... Read more »
Italy’s media giant, Mediaset teams up with Wochit to answer the burning question: social video – square or portrait?
It’s now a fact, no longer popular opinion, that square, and vertical video alignment outperform landscape. This is because social videos are primarily consumed on mobile devices, held in vertical alignment 94% of the time. When it comes to non-landscape options, be it square, portrait, or vertical, it has yet to become completely clear,... Read more »
and what you can do to increase video engagement and memorability “I think it’s very healthy to spend time alone.” – Oscar Wilde Spending time alone may have been good for Oscar Wilde, Ireland’s revered playwright, but it has become quite a nuisance in the age of Covid-19. That’s why – with quarantining, remote work, remote learning,... Read more »
and the 15 essential tips every media publisher needs (and anyone else who wants to tell a killer story with video) “If you’re a journalist, show me a damn story.” Scott Rensberger, award winning journalist and producer (Journalism) So, you’re in the storytelling business, right? You might be telling the stories of public policy, fashion,... Read more »
Winning, even when the race is cancelled This week the Paralympic Games were due to start in Tokyo. Stories of amazing feats by athletes, competition drama, and video of fans celebrating should have been part of their content diary this month. But with the global pandemic causing all major sporting events to be cancelled –... Read more »
InStyle and ELLE are two of the most iconic women’s magazines in the world. Instyle was first published in Germany in 1999 by Hubert Burda Media, whilst ELLE first appeared in Germany already in 1988, also by Hubert Burda Media. Two years ago, InStyle and Elle were very reliant on Facebook. Like for many publishers... Read more »