Awkward Kids Burn Jack Vale With Awesomely Bad Girl Pranks At VidCon

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Alright, NMR has to hand it to the Awkward Kids, we enjoyed the hell out of this video. Yes, they made it on behalf of NMR at VidCon, but there are polite ways to promote a video (see our coverage of their other two videos) and this one, where we flat out give two thumbs […]

The 7 Most Helpful Features Offered by VidCon’s Official App


If you’ve been on any kind of social media this week, you’re probably already aware that VidCon kicks off today. Since its inaugural year in 2010, the annual gathering has grown from a small get-together of some 1,400 people to a massive convention center-filling YouTube extravaganza. Attendance this year is expected to exceed the 12,000 […]

9 Tips to Help You Prepare for Vidcon


You’ve planned, you’ve anticipated, and now the time has come. VIDCON TIME. While nothing can truly prepare you for the blood, sweat and tears that will inevitably ensue next week, NMR believes that no good soldier goes into battle unarmed. Thus, we are here to supply you with the 9 TIPS TO PREPARE YOU FOR […]

Hank Green Posts Epic Nostalgia Fest Video on the Eve of VidCon


Hank Green must be angling for a spot in online video heaven. Despite being extremely busy on the eve of VidCon, the massive online video conference that he founded and runs, the patron saint of YouTubers found time to put out a video highlighting the pre-YouTube history of online video. Green rolls through everything from […]

The Top 10 Moments in VidCon History


What started out as a gathering of YouTube fanatics and creators in a Los Angeles hotel ballroom in 2010 has turned into the world’s largest online video industry conference. In its three-year existence, VidCon has been a hub not only for content creators to connect with their super fans, but also an avenue for online […]

VidCon 2013 Expects Over 10,000 Attendees, Set to Feature Smosh, Shay Carl & Others


VidCon is all set to invade the Anaheim Convention center this August, and it’s looking like this year will be the biggest yet for the online video convention. Currently, convention runners are anticipating over 10,000 scheduled guests including fans, YouTubers and a host of industry insiders. Confirmed YouTube celebrities who will be attending the fourth […]

YouTube Signs Deal To Become Principal Sponsor of VidCon


YouTube will be the principal sponsor of VidCon for the next two years, according to a report from Variety. VidCon, founded by the VlogBrothers, Hank and John Green, in 2010, is one of the biggest online video industry conferences in the United States. This year’s VidCon will be at the Anaheim Convention Center from August […]

VidCon Returns To Anaheim August 1-3, Anticipates 10,000 Attendees


VidCon is returning to the Anaheim Convention Center in California this August, and they’re anticipating it to be one of the biggest industry conferences yet. The convention, which will run August 1-3, is expected to attract more than 10 thousand visitors and include appearances from YouTube celebrities like iJustine, SMOSH, Jenna Marbles, Philip DeFranco, ShayCarl, […]

Top 3 Online Video Predictions For 2013 From Mekanism’s Brendan Gahan [GUEST]


Brendan Gahan is the Director of Social Media at Mekanism, you can follow him on twitter at @brendangahan Last year, I outlined my top 5 predictions for online video in 2012. While not everything I outlined was spot on, I think that that I was certainly on the right track. This year, I anticipate 3 more things […]

YouTube, Live Streams, TV & ‘New Media’: The Year of Living Digitally [GUEST POST]


Byron Austen Ashley is a digital producer based out of Los Angeles.  A recent graduate of the Northwestern University School of Communication, Byron works for the Big Frame network, serving as an Associate Producer for Dave Days and as a Production Coordinator for DeStorm Power.  In 2010, Byron was nominated for Best College Student Production – […]

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