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Tim Street has spoke at BlogWorld, ComicCon, Inbound Marketing Summit, LATV Fest, MacWorld, New Media Expo, NAB, NATPE, , SXSW, Promax BDA, UCLA, USC, Vloggercon and other local and national events. For speaking rates contact Tim Street at 1timstreet at gmail dot com. Speaking Topics Monetizing Your Video Content So you've made a video and you are getting views but how do you make money? Tim Street is one of the most viewed content producers who is getting other people to pay him money to create online videos. Learn from his experiences, successes, and mistakes. Walk away knowing the different types of revenue streams for online video monetization and what business model is right for you. Discuss what is working and the changes on the horizon in the online video industry. Making and Marketing an iPhone App for your Video Are you looking to create an iPhone application for you video content but don’t know if you should do it yourself or hire an expert? Learn what you need to know to make that decision and create and market your first iPhone application. Hear examples of successful applications and marketing strategies as well as market failures. Walk away with an understanding of the steps you’ll need to take to make your own iphone application and the most effective marketing techniques to improve the distribution. Spectacle Versus Story: How Human Emotions Play a Critical Role in Online Video Many content creators are interested in using online video as a story telling device yet we are still in the "Age of Spectacle." Come hear from one of the Internet's most popular viral video producers and pioneers of using the Internet as a story telling device discuss the impact of emotions in the success of online video. Learn what makes online video popular and how to incorporate emotions into your productions to increase your viewers and promote your brand. Come away understanding how to use spectacle and emotions to aid in your story telling with online video. What will the audience derive from this session? An understanding of the elements that make online video popular. How to trigger emotions effectively in online video. Ways to integrate story-telling and emotional content to promote your brand and videos. Where's the Inventory: Buying Online Video Advertising Online video is exploding with traffic doubling in 2007 and over half of all adult Internet users visit online video sites. Come get the insider details from one of the Internet's most popular viral video producers. Learn how to select the product and how much to pay by factoring in downloads, views, impressions, and engagement. Discover how to find the right online property for your market that will deliver the best ROI. Learn the differences between working directly with creators vs. agencies and the benefits and pitfalls of online networks. Discuss the advantages of various types of advertising such as product placement, pre-rolls, mid-rolls, post-rolls, and overlays. Walk out of this session ready to advertise in online video. What will the audience derive from this session? Learn how to select an online video property and how much to pay by factoring in downloads, views, impressions, and engagement. Discover how to find the right online video property for their market. Learn the differences between working directly with creators vs. agencies and the benefits and pitfalls of online networks. Understand the advantages of various types of advertising such as product placement, pre-rolls, mid-rolls, post-rolls, and overlays. Walk out of this session ready to advertise in online video. Using Online Videos to Market Your Products and Services Americans viewed nearly 9.5 billion online videos in November 2007 and large advertising agencies are clamoring to get into the online video space. Everyone has laughed at their share of Cats Swinging on Ceiling Fan videos but who wants to advertise their product next to one? Find out how you can identify and connect with online videos and video podcasts that have built-in audiences and are safe for your brands. Understand how audiences are measured and what return you can expect on your investment. Walk away knowing where to spend your media budget. What will the audience derive from this session? Learn how to identify an online video property that is right for their product or service. Develop an understanding of the online video and podcast community and how to work with that community. Understand how audiences are measured and what return you can expect on your investment. Walk away knowing where to spend your media budget. Ingredients of a Viral Video Popular viral videos are finding their way into broadcast television on the nightly news. Everyone wants their videos to become the talk of the town with millions of downloads across the Internet. However, the ability to get attention for your content is very difficult in the crowded new media space. Join one of the Internet's most popular viral video producers and discover the elements that make videos spread like wild fire. Adding just a few specific ingredients to your creation can make the difference between having your message seen by the world or just your friends and family. Find out the pitfalls to avoid when distributing your online video. Discover the characteristics of compelling video and take home ideas for increasing your chances of getting noticed. What will the audience derive from this session? Ability to identify the elements that make videos spread virally on the Internet. Learn the essential ingredients that need to be incorporated that will get your online video the most views. Find out the pitfalls to avoid when distributing your online video. Leveraging Partnerships to Build Your Audience Listeners and viewers are the keys to your podcasting success. Come learn the top strategies successful content creators are using to increase their audience. Discover numerous ways to work with other creators by cross promoting and getting featured on top video sites. Find out how to work with sponsors, social networks, and mobile media. Walk out with an action plan you can put to use immediately. What will the audience derive from this session? Learn the top strategies successful content creators are using to increase their audience. Discover numerous ways to work with other creators by cross promoting and getting featured on top video sites. Find out how to work with sponsors, social networks, and mobile media. Walk out with an action plan you can put to use immediately. Lessons Learned from a Successful Viral Video Producer While we are still in the infancy of online video, the platform has been around long enough to produce overnight fame that leads to both success and failure. Learn how to avoid the time-consuming and expensive pitfalls from a leader in viral video. Tim Street's online videos have had over 30 million views and his productions constantly skyrocket to the top of the charts. Hear how he created a successful product in French Maid TV and what he has learned along the way. Discover the pitfalls and shortcuts about the industry versus the consumer and what to consider when distributing your content. Learn the importance of emotions in video, the best ways to invest your resources, and various ways to monetize your content. What will the audience derive from this session? Learn how to avoid the time-consuming and expensive pitfalls in developing a viral video. Understand what makes a video viral. Discover the pitfalls and shortcuts about the industry versus the consumer and what to consider when distributing your content. Learn the importance of emotions in video, the best ways to invest your resources, and various ways to monetize your content. How to Use the Secrets of Cable Television in the Promotion of Your Online Video Cable television industry has a long history of developing promotional campaigns for their video properties. Learn the top secrets of cable television advertising from one of the industries award-winning short form directors. Discover the elements necessary to use videos to create an upfront presentation. Find out how to promote your online videos to the industry first and then to consumers. Learn the difference between "launch spots", "generic spots" and "episodic spots" and how you can effectively use them to build your audience. Learn the difference between on-air promotion versus off-air promotion and cross channel promotion. Take away a list of strategies to implement immediately in the promotion of your online video. What will the audience derive from this session? Learn the top secrets of cable television advertising. Discover the elements necessary to use videos to create an upfront presentation. Find out how to promote your online videos to the industry first and then to consumers. Learn the difference between "launch spots", "generic spots" and "episodic spots" and how you can effectively use them to build your audience. Learn the difference between on-air promotion versus off-air promotion and cross channel promotion. Deal Making: How to Make a Win-Win Deal in Online Video Online videos are becoming the primary form of media entertainment for many people. Determining how to value content and create advertising agreements that all sides can be satisfied with has challenged the entertainment industry and brought Hollywood to a stand-still. When large companies take advantage of the little guy, no one wins. It is possible to broker mutually beneficial deals that use innovative strategies and take advantage of both the strengths and weaknesses of the ever changing online video advertising model. Learn the top five steps to developing and identifying deal points that work for both the media buyer and creator that yield profitable results. What will the audience derive from this session? Determine how to value content in online video. Understand the perspectives of both the media buyer and content creator. Learn the strengths and weaknesses of the online video advertising model. Learn the top five steps to developing and identifying deal points that work for both the media buyer and creator that yield profitable results. Using Branded Entertainment versus Creating Your Own Original Property Millions of dollars are spent creating original branded entertainment that never delivers a return on the investment. As video begins to proliferate across multiple devices and distribution platforms, advertisers and brand managers are unsure of the most effective way to create emotionally compelling content that delivers large audiences. Learn the secrets to successful branded entertainment and opportunities for using existing vehicles for promotion rather than starting from scratch. Discuss the advantages and pitfalls each of these options bring and come away with a game plan for launching your branded entertainment campaign. What will the audience derive from this session? Learn the secrets that make branded entertainment successful. Understand the opportunities for using existing vehicles for promotion rather than starting from scratch. Discuss the advantages and pitfalls each of these options bring. Walk away with a game plan for launching your branded entertainment campaign.