While video content is booming on Facebook, one of the key challenges for marketers has been in making video ads that work despite having no sound. To help with this, Facebook's developed a new auto-caption option to boost video ad engagement rates.
IT’S BACK!Ever since Comic Riffs’s first Valentine’s Day Reader Cartoon Caption, you’ve responded by the hundreds with your witty and funny and dry and punning and sometimes off-color offerings. And fortunately, we relish all of the above. So now, with V-Day 2016 upon us this weekend, we again unfurl cartoon Cupid’s pink-and-red carpet.Read full article >>
Caption: A view of the Steens Mountains from the Buena Vista Overlook located in the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, Oregon Department of Transportation. The standoff of armed ranchers occupying Malheur National Wildlife Refuge is now over. Show More Summary
[caption id="attachment_76456" align="aligncenter" width="553"] teamLab, “Flowers and People – Gold,” which Pace Gallery recently exhibited and sold (sneakily) in Silicon Valley[/caption] The Grand Palais in Paris will have to close for at least two years to undergo major renovations. Show More Summary
Last night, Killer Mike shared a brief Instagram video clip captioned "#RTJ3." In it, Mike and El-P nod their heads to what is, presumably, a track from Run the Jewels 3, the followup to Run the Jewels and Run the Jewels 2 (which was our favorite album of 2014). Show More Summary
How to Reach Your Target Customers on Valentine’s Day [Infographic] With Valentine’s day fast approaching — and all the love and purchases that come with it. So how do you get the attention of the hordes of paramours in search of the perfect gift? This infographic is full of information to help guide your last-minute [...]Show More Summary
The caption on this photograph at Aussie Farmer says “Death by Daddy long legs.” Now, what they call Daddy Long Legs in Australia is a different creature from the fairly harmless insects we call Daddy Long Legs in the U.S. This is a cellar spider, which is sometimes called a Daddy Long Legs in Australia. Show More Summary
Kanye West has just revealed the cover artwork for his new album The Life of Pablo. The 38-year-old entertainer tweeted the photo with the caption, “Cover by Peter De Potter.” The night before, Kanye also tweeted out the full track listing, which you can check out in the gallery below. In less than one hour, [...]
Actor James Franco posted a shirtless mirror selfie yesterday on Instagram. Franco was sporting some new ink in the photo. A previous post was captioned “New movie with #BrianCranston [sic].” Franco is working on the film Why Him, … Read The post James Franco Bares Bod and Lots of Ink on Instagram: LOOK appeared first on Towleroad.
[caption id="attachment_76447" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Image via the New York Times[/caption] Charlie is a 1 year old kangaroo currently serving as resident therapy animal at Utah’s William E. Christoffersen Veterans Home. He hops around and gives hugs to the veterans and their families. Show More Summary
Facebook has revealed how it plans to keep mobile ad revenue growing: a new captioned video ad tool for advertisers to help capture your attention for longer.
Bella Hadid wears all white as she catches a flight at LAX airport on Monday (February 8) in Los Angeles. The 19-year-old model posted a photo of herself arriving at the airport that day with the caption, “Gonna freeze when I land in nyc lol.” PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Bella Hadid Bella [...]
Blac Chyna is either engaged to her boyfriend of one month, Rob Kardashian, or she has no problem letting people assume that.
There's a trend in the world of Instagrammers and online bloggers to over-romanticize motherhood. I'm thinking of 'grams featuring flawlessly styled young mothers in exotic locals, babies cooing, and captions extolling the virtues of togetherness and memories. Show More Summary
Facebook announced a host of new features for video ads Wednesday, highlighted by an automated captioning tool.
Leah Messer and her boyfriend, T.R. Dues, appear to have split, but judging by the looks of a new photo, the Teen Mom 2 star isn’t too heartbroken over the breakup. “Don’t mind my faces, just being fun,” Leah Messer captioned a February 9 photo on Instagram, in which the reality star and mother of... Show More Summary
Closed captioning will now be brought to you by Facebook. Starting today, the Menlo Park-based company will begin offering two lines of automated captions in branded videos for free. The addition could be a new a way for marketers to still use the silent autoplay feature while getting more messaging across. Show More Summary
Facebook will offer automatic captioning of videos ads, in an attempt to make the ads more attractive to brand advertisers.
The obnoxious right-wing rocker Ted Nugent wrote a Facebook post about gun rights Monday that's blatantly anti-Semitic. Under the caption "So who is really behind gun control?", Nugent showed photos of eight American politicians and four others, all of them Jewish. Show More Summary
[caption id="attachment_76414" align="aligncenter" width="560"] malware_Q-WALKER.COM.[/caption] Last Friday, the Internet Archive officially opened the Malware Museum. Organized by cybersecurity expert and curator Mikko Hypponen, the...Show More Summary