As the online video industry grows more popular around the world, the companies that run multi-channel networks (MCNs) on YouTube are developing international ambitions. Two of those companies are AwesomenessTV and Endemol Beyond, which...Show More Summary
Caspar Lee and Joe Sugg are YouTube vloggers, roommates, and the co-stars of an upcoming movie called Joe and Caspar Hit The Road. Now, they're business partners, too. They have established a studio called Raucous Productions, through...Show More Summary
Tyler Oakley will graduate from YouTube with his new documentary, Snervous, to be produced by Awesomeness Films and distributed globally on all major platforms. “I feel so lucky to partner with Awesomeness to bring my story to the big screen,” says Oakley. Show More Summary
YouTube is moving forward with its upcoming paid subscription service. The Google-owned online video site recently sent an email to creators asking them to accept an updated YouTube partner agreement by October 22, 2015 in order to be included in the program. Show More Summary
Like many of YouTube’s other premier multi-channel networks, Fullscreen is looking to build up its digital presence by attracting Canadian viewers, creators, and brand partners. It has announced a multi-year partnership with the CBCShow More Summary
Just a year after launch, DWNLD has received $12M from Greylock Partners to scale its app maker business which is already popular with musicians, celebrities and YouTube stars. The company has received a total of $14 million in funding to date. DWNLD’s App Maker generates branded, customizable native apps for...
YouTube Space LA is getting its scary on. The Playa Vista-based facility partnered with comic publisher Skybound Entertainment and The Walking Dead comic book creator Robert Kirkman to host a Halloween-themed set and program to helpShow More Summary
Apple today debuted four new ads for Apple Music via its YouTube channel. The ads, like the three debuted last month, focus on the service’s capability to help listeners to discover new music. The new ads feature musician Leon Bridges, singer songwriter Shamir, and rapper Flying Lotus. Apple also today announced a new partnership with […]
The content creators who are partnered with the Endemol Beyond USA multi-channel network gain large view counts on platforms like YouTube and Vine; now, they are featured on a new website as well. Endemol Beyond has launched GetBeyond.us,...Show More Summary
Forward-thinking brands continue to partner with digital media stars, and the stars continue to reward those brands by driving massive sales figures. The latest example of this trend comes from Down Under, where sunglasses company Quay...Show More Summary
Machinima will soon have a much larger viewership, and lots more original content, as well. The self-described “many-2-many” (M2M) YouTube network, centered on pop culture and fandom, has partnered with Verizon to bring a slate of original programming to the telecommunication giant’s upcoming over-the-top video service Go90. Show More Summary
Endemol Beyond USA has a new brand partner (and a new network) for one of its upcoming series. The YouTube multi-channel network has partnered with Pizza Hut to launch Legends of Gaming on the upcoming gaming and eSports vertical called...Show More Summary
Google's Matt Brittin delivered a keynote to industry execs here in Edinburgh this morning, extolling the virtues of YouTube and how it can be a strong partner for the television business. The president of EMEA business and operations...Show More Summary
The world of live game broadcasting got a lot more crowded yesterday, and that is leading to some interesting situations for people who make money playing games in front of an engaged audience. If you are a Twitch partner — one of the 11,000 people who has signed a contract to make money from your […]
No true Scotsman would ignore the ChaBoyyHD YouTube channel. There, an upbeat Scottish gamer named Cha shares his best moments from video game franchises like Grand Theft Auto and Battlefield. Cha, who is partnered with BroadbandTV, recently surpassed one million subscribers. Show More Summary
WME had added to its roster of talent. The Hollywood talent agency, which has over the past few years expanded into the world of web video content creators, has partnered with YouTube stars Jake Roper, Caspar Lee, Elise Strachan, Emily Skye, and the Fung Brothers, according to Variety. Show More Summary
Refinery29 can now offer advertisers access to a hand-selected network of social media influencers across YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram and other platforms. Smashbox Cosmetics has signed on as the first marketing partner for the new network, dubbed Here and Now.
It’s no secret collaborations are one of the most effective ways to build a YouTube channel. YouTube itself highlights the practice as its keys to success in their Creator Academy. As a result, the opportunity to work with top creators has become a highly sought after commodity within the YouTube ecosystem, especially among brands. Show More Summary
In a new YouTube video, comedian Jenny Slate discusses the number of the “truly bonkers things being said by climate change deniers in our government.” Slate partnered with NextGen Climate for “The Daily Show”-esque Read More The post WATCH: Jenny Slate says ‘Climate Deniers Be Cray!’ appeared first on Ecorazzi.
The Associated Press and partner British Movietone have made 120 years of historical news footage available online for the first time ever by uploading 550,000 YouTube videos. That adds up to over one million minutes of footage. On the...Show More Summary