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Discovery seeks millennials with Seeker platform

Discovery will launch Seeker, a new online platform that it will programme with 250 new pieces of video content a month. Seeker.com will roll out in May and will bring Discovery’s existing online brands – DNews, TestTube, Seeker Stories, Revision3 – under one umbrella. It will have original ‘socially driven content’ targeting millennials. There will […]

Top YouTube MCNs now worth $10bn

The top 100 YouTube multichannel networks are worth nearly US$10 billion, with the YouTube channel business in total now valued at over $20 billion, according to Ampere Analysis. The new research claims that 42% of all YouTube’s video views in the first quarter of the year were on the top 100 MCNs, with these networks […]

Discovery’s Revision3 buys YouTube channel operator

Discovery-owned online video operator Revision3 has acquired a DeFranco Creative, which operates aportfolio of online YouTube networks, and handed its founder a senior management position. The deal sees Revision3 pay an undisclosed amount for affiliate DeFranco, which operates channels including The Vloggity and SourceFed and produces shows such as The Philip DeFranco Show (pictured), which […]

Discovery launches online video network

Discovery Communications and Revision3, the online video business that Discovery bought last year, have launched a new digital video network called TestTube. TestTube launched at the end of last week, debuting with a slate of 15 short-form series, with “many more in development,” Discovery said. The videos, which are available on TestTube.com; through Revision3’s mobile […]