Content, Commerce, and Cosmetics: A Look At IPSY's Subscription Business
FEBRUARY 19, 2016
The company operates the Ipsy Open Studios based in Los Angeles, which specifically caters to content creators in the beauty area. What is IPSY?
23 Million Views – Startup Content Goes Mainstream
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
As an early executive at MySQL, he helped build the company into the world's most used open source database. Your friends see you as you are.
StartupRoar - Great Content for Startups
JULY 13, 2011
The home page always shows the latest and greatest content coming out. All content is shown as a snippet and links directly back to the source.
How ContractSafe Wants To Help You Get Your Legal Docs In Order, With Ken Button
SEPTEMBER 28, 2016
To address that disaster, Ken Button and Randy Bishop�two veterans of the startup industry�created ContractSafe (www.contractsafe.com), a new online service aimed at helping companies to tame that mess and manage and store their contracts in the cloud. What is ContractSafe? Typically, these documents are a mess. It's not what people need.
PublishThis Enhances Content Curation Tool
MARCH 13, 2013
PublishThis , the Los Angeles startup headed by Matt Kumin, has enhanced the firm's online, content marketing and curation management tool. The firm said the latest version of its platform is aimed at brands, retailers, media companies, and trade associations, to help them scale their content efforts across digital channels.
How Focus@Will Uses Music To Help You Concentrate Better
FEBRUARY 25, 2013
Can music help you concentrate (on school, work, or other tasks) better? It's quite simple really, it helps you concentrate better on tasks.
Demand Media Expands Content Offerings
MARCH 4, 2014
Santa Monica-based Demand Media said today that it is expanding its offerings in the content area, with an expansion of its Content Solution offerings. According to Demand Media, the expansion includes new content formats and enhanced "publishing and distribution strategies." READ MORE>>.
Likeabilitee Helps Identify Users's Most Popular Facebook Posts
JUNE 8, 2012
Sylvester's firm, introNetworks, is known for its easy to use, visual tools for helping companies and others match up people with similar interests.
Small Business Tools that help with Website Development and Content Sharing
Tech Zulu Event
DECEMBER 3, 2012
GraphDat helps streamline the process of maintaining quick and reliable server performance.
When Intent And Content Align, Online Ads Suck A Whole Lot Less
MAY 14, 2012
This automated coupling of intent and content results in uber-relevancy and ultimately enhances marketers’ ROI. and Overture Services.
PickDeck – Content Based on YOUR Interests
Tech Zulu Event
JULY 7, 2012
They’ll discover content for me…AND make sure it’s not spam. Content was a flowing based of my Twitter stream.
Fan Appz Launches Personal Marketing Platform To Help Brands Convert Fans Into Loyal Customers
Tech Zulu Event
NOVEMBER 13, 2012
That’s how social can help build customer lifetime value.”. Companies want to see their social media investment drive sales.”
Pivotshare Raises $1M For Content Monetization
AUGUST 8, 2012
Irvine-based Pivotshare , a new startup offering up a service to help content creators publish and monetize their video or audio via subscription or pay-per-view, said today that it has raised $1M in a Series A funding. pivotshare content video monetization hosting audioThe company was founded by Adam Mosam. READ MORE>>.
Enrou: Combining Causes and Commerce To Help Improve The World
NOVEMBER 18, 2014
Ann Wang: Enrou is an online, content driven marketplace for products in developing communities around the world. What is Enrou? Thanks!
Manalto Gets $1M For Social Media Content Management
DECEMBER 30, 2013
Santa Monica-based Manalto has raised $1M in a seed funding round, for the company''s social media content management software. The company said it is developing "social ERP software" aimed at large enterprises and franchises, helping companies to manage their marketing on Facebook. The company is led by Anthony Owen. READ MORE>>.
Why Sidevision Is Tying Content, E-Commerce Together, with Justin Wu
AUGUST 19, 2014
Justin Wu: Sidevision is a video e-commerce platform which allows brands and content providers to better monetize their videos with interactive apps.
Filmzu: Find, Connect and Create New Content | Co-Founders Interview Nick Ghirardelli and Rupert Ralston
Tech Zulu Event
SEPTEMBER 24, 2013
There are new filmmakers who are trying to get into the entertainment business, but the market has been over saturated with content.
Edmunds.com Bolsters Content With Technology Guide
SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
Santa Monica-based Edmunds.com , the online car information site, said this morning that it has bolstered the content on its site, by launching a new online guide to shopping for in-car technology. READ MORE>>. edmunds technology guide infotainment electronics bluetooth
ScaleLab Grows Video Content Network
AUGUST 17, 2016
Los Angeles-based ScaleLab , a multi-channel network which helps Youtube creators with growing their audiences, says it has topped more than 2 billion monthly views, and now has 90,000 online video influencers in its network. scalelab multi channel network youtube content internationalScaleLab is led by David Brenner. READ MORE>>.
How Epoxy Is Helping Content Creators Make Their Video More Social
MAY 21, 2014
Are you a content creator for the web? Los Angeles-based Epoxy (www.epoxy.tv) launched yesterday to help content creators do just that.
Why Twitter Analytics Is The Holy Grail For Every Content Marketer
Tech Zulu Event
DECEMBER 4, 2014
Will it be able to help brands market themselves better in social media? Photo courtesy of Search Engine Journal via Pinterest.
Content is King: How to Create and Curate Content That Makes an Impact
SoCal Tech Calendar
OCTOBER 27, 2016
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 -- Content is King: How to Create and Curate Content That Makes an Impact. Better content is the key to positioning yourself or your business as an industry leader. Join owner of Pulse Infomatics and Author, Matt Moran, to learn the dos and donts of content marketing. See [link] (more
MaxCDN Acquired By StackPath
JULY 25, 2016
Los Angeles-based content delivery network operator MaxCDN has been acquired by security-as-a-service startup StackPath , StackPath revealed today as part of a big launch. MaxCDN, led by Chris Ueland, said on Sunday that the company will help StackPath work on its secure, content delivery platform. READ MORE>>.
FameBit Launches Original Content Effort
JULY 21, 2015
Los Angeles-based FameBit , which helps brands connect with YouTube influencers, has launched a new effort to create original content and shows. famebit youtuber youtube influencer brand talkshow talk show original content hollywoodFameBit said the show is the "first of many" original digital shows it will be releasing.
FilmTrack Backs Content ID Effort
APRIL 8, 2015
Los Angeles-based content and rights management software developer FilmTrack said late Tuesday that it is backing a new metadata standard for the media and entertainment industry. FilmTrack said it has linked with EIDR, an organization developing a new content identifier system for the movie and television industry. READ MORE>>.
How Jukin Media Is Turning Viral Video Into A Real Business
JUNE 9, 2014
We then acquire those videos directly from content owners. We then help push those videos through social media channels, and help them go viral.
ZEFR Launches New Product
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
ZEFR said its new BrandID Suite is aimed at brands, to help them better understand and harness the power of YouTube. READ MORE>>.
Jukin Media Adds To Executive Team
JUNE 18, 2014
jukin media viral video youtube content hollywood videos executive frequency cnet Tran has been at Viacom and Fourth Wall Studios. READ MORE>>.
Dubset Gets Strategic Investment From Rhapsody
MAY 6, 2014
Dubset Media Holdings , a developer of technology used to help DJs monetize their music, and helps identify music for music rights holders--which has offices in Beverly Hills--has scored a strategic round of funding from Rhapsody International. Size of the funding was not announced. READ MORE>>.
Movieiplot Raises $16M In Series B Funding
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
Moviepilot , the movie and entertainment website led by Tobi Bauckhage, has raised $16M to help the company expand into gaming content and social video. Moviepilot's entertainment site is aimed at millennials, and offers up movie-related content. moviepilot venture capital hollywood movie content expansion webedia
GoPro, USC Film School In Major Content Partnership
OCTOBER 16, 2015
Action camera maker GoPro said late Thursday that it has partnered with the University of Southern California , and the USC School of Cinematic Arts, to bolster its content efforts--and maybe help the company recruit talented students to work for the company. READ MORE>>.
Verizon Digital Media Acquires Volicon
MARCH 16, 2016
Los Angeles-based content delivery network provider Verizon Digital Media Services --which is better known to locals as the former operations of EdgeCast--said it has agreed to acquire Volicon , a provider of video capture, archival, compliance monitoring and clip creation workflow for broadcasters. READ MORE>>.
EdgeCast Gets $54M For Content Delivery Efforts
JULY 18, 2013
Santa Monica-based content delivery network EdgeCast has just filled up its warchest, announcing Thursday that it has raised $54M in a big funding round. edgecast venture capital content delivery network internet traffic EdgeCast said the Series D growth investment will go towards developing and launching new services. READ MORE>>.
Baboo Sets Sights On Digital Marketing
JANUARY 4, 2013
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Catching Up With Joanne Bradford, Demand Media
AUGUST 6, 2012
Our whole goal is to create content for real life. They couldn't find enough people to write the content they needed, at the quality they need.
Tongal Links With The United Talent Agency
JANUARY 20, 2016
Los Angeles-based Tongal , the online crowdsourcing site which helps brands and studios create content by tapping into a pool of creators, said Tuesday that it will be represented by the United Talent Agency (UTA). tongal united talent agency hollywood creative contentREAD MORE>>.
ReachLocal Acquired By Gannett For $156M
JUNE 27, 2016
ReachLocal helps small and medium sized businesses place and buy online advertising. reachlocal online local advertising gannett merger acquisition publishing publisher contentReachLocal said Gannett would pay $4.60 per share in cash for the company. READ MORE>>.
Interview with John Mudge, iBN Sports
AUGUST 3, 2012
One of the big questions in the content world has been: what's the right formula to make content creation profitable on the Internet?
Hulu Bolsters Original Content Efforts With New Hire
JUNE 6, 2014
Los Angeles-based streaming television provider Hulu is bolstering its original content efforts this Friday morning, saying it has named Beatrice Springborn as the company''s Head of Originals. hulu original content development hollywood television executive READ MORE>>.
ContentID.com Looks To Help Musicians Monetize YouTube
AUGUST 15, 2013
In a bid to help independent musicians and labels monetize unauthorized use of their material on YouTube, a new service, ContentID.com , launched this morning. the service, then automatically helps identify that same content being used on YouTube. ContentID''s service allows music owners to upload a copy of their music to.