Television

Here Are the Best Months, Days and Times to Publish YouTube Videos
Content Strategy

Here Are the Best Months, Days and Times to Publish YouTube Videos

Whenever possible, aim for Thursday or Friday between 12 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Geoff Weiss
Binge-Watching Is a Preferred Pastime for the Depressed and Lonely
Health

Binge-Watching Is a Preferred Pastime for the Depressed and Lonely

Depressed and lonely people are more likely to consume back-to-back episodes of entire TV series in a short time span, according to a new study.
Laura Entis
With Original Movies, Amazon Looks to Drive Interest to Prime's Other Perks
Growth Strategies

With Original Movies, Amazon Looks to Drive Interest to Prime's Other Perks

Amazon may be looking to make its original content a bigger reason to join Prime, which is better known for its free two-day shipping option.
Nina Zipkin
'The Wolf of Wall Street' and 'Game of Thrones' Top the Most Pirated Media of 2014
News and trends

'The Wolf of Wall Street' and 'Game of Thrones' Top the Most Pirated Media of 2014

Unsurprisingly, piracy numbers line up with the year's box office numbers and television ratings.
Nina Zipkin
Lighting That Adjusts as You Watch TV? It's Happening.
Smart Home

Lighting That Adjusts as You Watch TV? It's Happening.

The SyFy channel has teamed up with Philips Hue light bulbs to offer TV watchers a more immersive experience that involves changing the color and brightness of the lights in their living rooms.
Carly Okyle
Ace That TV Interview and Score a Return Invite
Interviews

Ace That TV Interview and Score a Return Invite

In the fast-paced world of television, producers are used to booking guests with knowledge of what to do. Here are eight essential tips to guide the businessperson who's an on-air guest.
Ximena Beltran Quan Kiu
5 Crisis Management Tips Olivia Pope Would Endorse
Scandal

5 Crisis Management Tips Olivia Pope Would Endorse

It's always a rude surprise when the walls of a reputation come tumbling down, but also a chance to rebuild.
Jennifer Connelly
Inventors Have a New Opportunity to Showcase Their Product on National TV
TV shows

Inventors Have a New Opportunity to Showcase Their Product on National TV

The immensely popular Today show has segment for new products but getting selected is about as challenging as creating that gadget you're selling.
Kedma Ough
Will Podcasts Like 'Serial' Be the Binge-Worthy Successors to TV?
Trends

Will Podcasts Like 'Serial' Be the Binge-Worthy Successors to TV?

The record-shattering success of 'Serial' points to a storytelling medium that is at once seemingly groundbreaking and also oddly old-fashioned.
Geoff Weiss
The 5 Signals of Success, According to a Daily Show Alum and Clown 'Doctor'
Success Stories

The 5 Signals of Success, According to a Daily Show Alum and Clown 'Doctor'

Rob Corddry is not leading-man material, but he's totally OK with that. You too have to figure out your own metrics for success.
Bryan Elliott
If You Want to Land a TV Spot, Know It's All About Timing
Television

If You Want to Land a TV Spot, Know It's All About Timing

Depending on what your business does, understanding the cycles of programming can help you craft an attractive pitch.
Deborah Mitchell
What's Really Killing You (and It Isn't Ebola)
Personal Health

What's Really Killing You (and It Isn't Ebola)

You're probably doing something dangerous as you read this, and it's shortening your lifespan.
John Brubaker
While Traditional TV Loses Ground, These Marketing Techniques Stand Strong
Marketing

While Traditional TV Loses Ground, These Marketing Techniques Stand Strong

As streaming and on-demand programming become more prevalent, small business should take advantage of traditional strategies to stay ahead.
Peter Gasca
Like HBO, CBS Cuts the Cord and Launches a Digital Subscription Service
Streaming

Like HBO, CBS Cuts the Cord and Launches a Digital Subscription Service

The move comes a day after HBO's announcement of an Internet-only subscription service.
Nina Zipkin