Report: Facebook to test mid-roll video ads

Facebook is reportedly due to start testing mid-roll video ads so that publishers can monetise the videos they upload to the social network. Tech site Recode, which reported the news first, said that the trial will allow publishers to place ads into video clips once a viewer has watched at least 20 seconds. Facebook will […]

Report: Facebook in talks to licence its own video content

Facebook has reportedly started talks with TV studios and video producers about licensing shows, in a bid to bolster its video efforts. According to tech news site Recode, CollegeHumor co-founder Ricky Van Veen, who joined Facebook as head of global creative strategy earlier this year, is leading the talks. The report claims that Facebook is […]