Articles by Phil Autelitano

Roku, Connected TV and More.

Content Creators: Making the Move to Connected TV

Content Creators: Making the Move to Connected TV

It all starts with quality content. If you’re already distributing your content via YouTube, it only makes sense that you need to be distributing it via Connected TV platforms as well. Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Opera TV, Samsung Smart TV — these platforms mean even MORE revenue from the content you’re ALREADY producing. In fact, there areRead more about Content Creators: Making the Move to Connected TV[…]

Guerrilla Marketing for Roku Channels

Guerrilla Marketing for Roku Channels

Twelve Secrets to Scaling Your Roku TV Channel Quickly and Cost-Effectively. In our Roku TV channel development workshops we take aspiring channel developers and publishers through the process, start-to-finish, of conceptualizing, developing, launching, managing, and promoting their Roku channels. Many new channel publishers launch a channel and then leave it up to Roku to growRead more about Guerrilla Marketing for Roku Channels[…]

YouTube Drops the Axe on Monetization, Content Creators Make the Move—to Roku.

YouTube Drops the Axe on Monetization, Content Creators Make the Move—to Roku.

Originally published Sept. 6 2016. (KNOXVILLE, TN) — It was 3AM when my phone woke me up. A weird accent on the other end asked to speak to “Pheel.” “This is Phil.” It took me a while to adjust to the accent. He was calling from half-way around the world. The caller, a YouTuber who I’m notRead more about YouTube Drops the Axe on Monetization, Content Creators Make the Move—to Roku.[…]

How to Sell Your Movie (or TV Show) to Netflix, Hulu, Amazon and Others.

How to Sell Your Movie (or TV Show) to Netflix, Hulu, Amazon and Others.

Not a day goes by where I don’t get an email or call from a filmmaker who wants to sell their movie to Netflix or Hulu. I’ll address Hulu in another article, but for now, let’s focus on Netflix. With more 75 million subscribers, Netflix is now a television powerhouse; many a filmmaker’s wet dream.Read more about How to Sell Your Movie (or TV Show) to Netflix, Hulu, Amazon and Others.[…]