TECHCRUNCH DISRUPT SF 2011, SAN FRANCISCO, September 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
Viewbix, which had its unveiling today at TechCrunch Disrupt, is set to dramatically change the world of online video for SMBs. Focused on empowering companies that use video online, Viewbix (http://www.viewbix.com) provides Call To Action functionality and applications designed to transform the passive nature of online video into one of engagement, action, and transaction.
"We're truly excited to formally launch Viewbix at Tech Crunch Disrupt SF 2011. Viewbix provides an extremely powerful solution for companies that want to enhance their online videos and create an engaging and actionable experience within those videos," said Jonathan Stefansky, CEO and co-founder of Viewbix. "In a matter of minutes, anyone can create their own Viewbix, and share that fully interactive experience on their website, blog, mobile (including iPhone and iPad) and social networks."
The statistics are hard to ignore. Extensive testing shows that over 20% of the viewers watching a Viewbix-enabled video click on the Call To Action button, and over 40% engage with at least one of the apps offered within the player itself.
Based on a freemium model, the Viewbix base product is currently free with plans in place to soon offer branded players, premium apps, and detailed analytics at a monthly fee.
Videos presented in Viewbix benefit from a Call To Action button that companies configure to serve their needs. Various in-screen applications also provide key functionality, including apps such as Photos (Flickr, Picasa, upload), iContact, Slideshare, Google maps, Coupons and much more…
Viewbix offers innovative technology that enhances online video by adding interactive apps into the viewing experience. Today companies are looking for ways to maximize their reach and provide relevant information and opportunity for action within one screen and location. Viewbix empowers companies to leverage their videos through the insertion of interactive apps and share that experience across the web, mobile and social networks.
About TechCrunch Disrupt
TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2011(http://disrupt.techcrunch.com) is TechCrunch's second annual conference in San Francisco attracting over 2,500 leading technology innovators and investors and over 150 new startups. The main conference is preceded by the popular Hackathon -- a 24-hour competition where over 500 top developers present new innovations. TechCrunch Disrupt follows with a format that combines top thought-leader discussions with new product and company launches. Morning executive discussions debate the most timely disruptions in the technology industry. Afternoons host the Startup Battlefield where 30 plus new companies will launch for the first time on stage, selected to present from more than 1000 applications received from around the world. Another 100 early-stage startups will exhibit in Startup Alley. TechCrunch will award a $50,000 grand prize along with other award recognitions at the conclusion of the conference. The Hackathon is Sept 10-11; the main conference is Sept 12-14 2011 at San Francisco Design Center Concourse, 635 8th Street (at Brannan), San Francisco, CA 94107.
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