Rox Talks Video Ads & Next Level Hawaii

I am launching web cam conversations with you this week. It’s the one form of video I have not done very much though the idea of it appeals to me a lot. It’s short, just under 6 minutes, and here’s what you’ll find inside: Rox makes a confession Shout out to NYTimes.com Opinion: Pre-roll ads are rude Edison Research on Podcast Ads…

Six Reasons Why Pre-Roll Ads Are a Bad Idea

One of the little things in life that media consumers love to complain about and advertisers love to insist on, is adding pre-roll ads before showing the main content. So for example you go to a web site to watch a news clip, but first, you have to sit through an ad. You cannot fast-forward or skip it. (Original drawing by Marc…