Facebook expands Premium Video Ads to Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, and the UK

By Emil Protalinski

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Facebook today announced it is expanding its Premium Video Ads to international markets including Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, and the UK. The 15-second video ads will be available to a “limited group of advertisers” and will expand on a rolling basis, with users seeing them “over the next few months.” The ads will start playing without sound as they appear on screen and stop if you scroll past. If you tap the video, it will expand into a full-screen view with sound. Facebook first started testing Premium Video Ads back in December, and then rolled them out to… …read more

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