5 Viral Videos You Never Knew Were Secretly Ads

These days it seems everyone has a video camera. From smart phones to GoPro’s, capturing life’s most amazing moments has never been easier. And the result has been amazing to watch. Whether it’s silly cats or epic stunts it seems like every day a new viral video makes viewers gasp in awe.

But not all viral videos are naturally occurring moments of awesomeness. Take a look at five viral videos that brands used to captivate viewers and boost their brand.

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Virool Roars at Cannes Lions 2014!

Virool is becoming the talk of the town at Cannes Lions 2014. Over the last two days, there’s been much abuzz about the little video startup that Cannes (sorry for the pun, but we had to).

Cannes Lions started with a bang for Virool when it was announced that our Turkish Airlines video campaign took the number one spot on the YouTube Ads Leaderboard for Cannes 2014. This list ranks the most popular global video ads over the last [...]

Virool Is Magic at the OMMA NY Conference

Mediapost’s OMMA Video Summit is a renowned industry event that brings together top digital media veterans to discuss issues facing online video advertising industry. This year, the event was held in conjunction with Internet Week and brought together executives from agencies such as: BBDO West, McCann Erickson, MEC, Carat and others. You can see the full agenda of the event here: click here.

Online video advertising is still the fastest growing segment of marketing spend among Fortune 500 companies. However, there [...]

Global Expansion – Virool Creates Buzz at AdTech Asia

Virool recently participated as a Sponsor in AdTech Asia, where our video marketing consultants were able to meet with top agencies and brands in Japan, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand. The world of online video advertising is global and it’s become hugely important for us to build brand presence in new regions. We have had an incredible amount of success in Asia and this event has helped mark a series of marketing initiatives we are looking to roll out in the [...]

Virool Scam and Fraud Protection Review

At Virool we’re dedicated to delivering an exceptional video advertising experience from start to finish. To do this, we need to ensure that we deliver the highest quality, most relevant views to our customers.

Part of delivering on this promise means building some of the most sophisticated and robust scam and fraud protection systems in the video advertising industry.

We worked directly with YouTube to build out not one, but five in-house Virool scam and fraud detection systems to ensure that the [...]

Virool is a HUGE Hit at AdTech

AdTech is an event that brings over 8,500 marketers interested in learning the newest trends of online advertising. Companies like Google, Yahoo, Microsoft and Virool were able to exhibit latest developments in their technologies. Virool was an exhibitor at AdTech San Francisco, which took place on March 26th – March 27th . Over the span of 2 days, Viroolians met with representatives of the largest agencies and brands in the world. As you can see from pictures below, Virool’s booth was [...]

Virool Reveals the Secret of Most Viral Video of 2013 at iMedia Content Summit

Virool was a Golden Sponsor of iMedia Content Summit: TV, Video & Social. The Summit took place on March 2nd – March 5th, 2014 at Huntington Beach, CA and brought together over 400 marketing leaders from agencies and brands to discuss the latest trends in online video advertising market. Virool gave 15 minute lunch talk, where we highlighted case study, Turkish Airlines: Kobe vs. Messi, which got over 137 million views and became the most popular brand ad campaign of [...]

Virool Moves Its Headquarters To The 21st Floor

We are excited to announce that we recently moved our headquarters into a new office! Our team has outgrown our SOMA location and we are now located on the top floor of 88 Kearny St, San Francisco. We are still working on getting settled in and are looking forward to making this our new home.

We are thankful for all of the support we received throughout 2013 and are psyched for 2014. Be sure to keep an eye out for us!


Kobe VS Messi = Secret to viral video success.

There is always a story behind every success and the story behind Kobe Bryant, Lionel Messi, Turkish Airlines and Virool is no different. Each have there own unique story. So what happens when the stars align and the greats come together.


Become a Youtube Celebrity this Christmas

This Christmas, what do you get the person who has everything? Hours and hours of searching the web and you eventually end up buying a pair of socks or some more salt and pepper shakers. Or how about giving a gift of a private stage filled with 1000 people waiting for their performance?