Google video content through AdSense

Google hints that it will soon be offering video content through its AdSense network.

Here’s an example of the new player:
google-video-adsense.png

A few interesting things:

  • The video appears to be higher quality than the typical videos on Google video.
  • In this example, the ad appears after the content (which I think is a good idea)
  • The player has a playlist, in this case with three videos: a logo video, the content video, and an ad video. In this example, the playlist controls let you skip a video instead of forcing you to sit through the logo or the ad.
  • There is no shuttle control for moving to a certain point within the video.

Since this is being offered through AdSense, I assume that Google will be offering some kind of revenue share, but the details have not been revealed at this time.

One Response to “Google video content through AdSense”

  1. Garrett says:

    I saw one of these on iLounge this morning. It was for some “MTV News Update”.

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