eHow Launches Crafts Channel

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Santa Monica-based Demand Media has launched a brand new, craft-focused channel on its how-to site, eHow , featuring resources and information on all kinds of arts and crafts. ehow crafts channel resources video instruction learning creativebug instrucitons tutorials

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eHow Launches Technology Channel

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Looking to attract more consumers interested in learning more about technology, Santa Monica-based eHow , the online how-to site run by Demand Media, said today that it has launched a new Tech Channel as part of the site.

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eHow Reveals Redesign

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Santa Monica-based eHow , the online question and answer site owned by Demand Media, has revealed a new site redesign today, saying it has launched a new look-and-feel plus additional site enhancements. ehow redesign quesiton answer demand media internet advertising

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eHow Launches New Women's Channel

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Santa Monica-based eHow , the question and answer site of Demand Media, is announcing today that it has launched a new women-focused channel called Shift. The site will also feature blogs, interviews, and other information driven by Victoria Colligan of Ladies Who Launch.

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eHow Launches Beauty Video Series

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Santa Monica-based eHow , the online advice site owned by Demand Media , said this morning that it has further boosted its content efforts by launching a new video series. The site said tits new "Beauty Lab" video series is being hosted by beauty industry figure Tracy O'Connor, and will offer beauty tips and other information. eHow said that a new episode of the series will be available every Thursday on the site.

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Demand Media Updates eHow

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Los Angeles-based Demand Media , the online media site run by Richard Rosenblatt, said Friday that it has updated its eHow web site, the firm's questions and answers site. Demand said that it has created a "crisp, clean" design update, and also added new content channels, a new video series, and social tools to the site. Tags: ehow demand media question answer video help

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eHow Targets Mom With Mothers Channel

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Santa Monica-based eHow , the online advice and information site owned by Demand Media, is targeting mothers with a new channel, the company said today. eHow said it has launched a new eHow Mom Channel , specifically designed to provide information to mothers. eHow said it already is seeing around 14 million mothers visiting the site a month. ehow mothers demand media advertising advice

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eHow Launches Food Channel With Rachael Ray

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Santa Monica-based eHow , the online information and answers site run by Demand Media , announced this morning that it has officially launched its eHow Food Channel with celebrity Rachael Ray. eHow said its visitors will have access to a new series, videos, articles, and blog posts from Ray and others on its food channel. eHow said the channel launches with more than 20 how-to-videos from those various "buddies", in addition to content from Ray.

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Demand Media's eHow Rolls Android App

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Santa Moncia-based eHow.com , the how-to site run by Demand Media, said this morning it has rolled out a new Android mobile phone application. According to ehow, the new software allows users to search for, retrieve, and play back instructional videos and articles on the site. Tags: ehow android mobile phone software The firm said the new Android app is free to download in the Android Market. READ MORE>>.

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eHow: Users Looking For Financial Advice

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Santa Monica-based eHow, an online "how to" site owned by Demand Media, said Wednesday that the firm is seeing an increase in economy and personal finance related articles, due to the economy. According to the site, in the last six months, it has seen a 84% increase in searches for articles on finding health insurance after losing a job, networking, saving money on utilities, and cutting expenses. Tags: personal finance howto content advice ehow demand media

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Demand Media, Rachel Ray Partner

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According to the two, Rachael Ray will provide the "lead creative force" behind an eHow food channel, and identify and develop up-and-coming culinary talent to be featured on Demand Media web properties. The two said that the efforts will produce original programming, to be produced by Demand Media and distributed through eHow and other sites. demand media rachel food network eating cooking chef content publishing ehow

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Demand Media, Getty Images In Licensing Deal

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Santa Monica-based Demand Media , the online content firm headed by Richard Rosenblatt and which runs such sites as LIVESTRONG.com and eHow , said today along with image licensing firm Getty Images , that the two are in a joint licensing deal. The two companies said that the agreement gives Demand media the ability to pull from Getty images' library of premium, rights-managed images, video, and audio for use on such sites as TypeF, LIVESTRONG.com, and eHow.

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Demand Media Targets Food Advertisers

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Demand said it has created a special offering--which includes both premium video, contextual integration, and display advertising units--to help reach consumers on its site. Demand said it has over six million monthly visitors on LIVESTRONG.COM, including three million members using its MyPlate application to track their food intake, plus nearly five million monthly visitors on eHow browsing for food-related information.

Demand Media Defends Fiscal Outlook

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The firm said its estimates, provided February 22nd, still stand, despite a third party report that search engine algorithms made at Google have impacted eHow, the company's question and answer site. demand media google search engine changes content publishing ehow livestrongSanta Monica-based Demand Media , the online publishing firm headed by Richard Rosenblatt, said Sunday that it is reaffirming its financial outlook for fiscal year 2011.

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Demand Media Sets IPO Offering Size, Boosts Traffic

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Demand Media, which is headed by former MySpace chairman Richard Rosenblatt, operates such sites as eHow and LiveStrong.com. Tags: demand media merger acquisition content internet ehow Santa Monica-based Demand Media is inching closer to its IPO debut, saying in an updated S-1 this morning that it plans to offer 7.5 million shares of its common stock in its IPO. The firm, which has not yet set a pricing range, has applied to list on the NYSE as DMD.

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Demand Media Launches Long Form Article Effort

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Santa Monica-based Demand Media , the online publisher which runs such sites as eHow.com, typeF.com, and LIVESTRONG.COM, said Thursday afternoon that it is launching a new effort focused on long-form web content. The firm said it is looking to engage feature writers to write long articles--"north of 850 words"--for its sites. freelance writer journalism writing livestrong ehow content publisher publishing editorial media demand

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Leaf Group Names New CFO

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the operator of Society6, Saatchi Art, Livestrong, eHow, and other sites, said late Thursday that it has named Jantoon Reigersman as its new Chief Financial Officer. Santa Monica-based Leaf Group Ltd. , Reigersman was most recently CFO of Ogin, and also worked at Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley. Leaf Group said Reigersman will begin his new role on December 11th. Leaf Group--formerly, Demand Media--is led by CEO Sean Moriarty. READ MORE>>.

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Leaf Group Seeks To Raise $22M For Acquisition, Other Efforts

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Santa Monica-based Leaf Group , the publicly traded consumer Internet company best known for running such sites as Saatchi Art, Society6, EHow, and Livestrong, said it is looking to offer and sell approximately $22M in shares of its common stock.

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Demand Media Powers New YouTube Original Channels

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Santa MOnica-based Demand Media is one of the new partners for YouTube , in the big original content programming push by Google's video site, the firm said today. YouTube, in a bid to bolster the content on the site, is launching a new original channels initiatives with plans to launch over 100 new channels in the next year.

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Leaf Group Names Two VPs

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the firm that runs Livestrong.com, eHow, Society6, Saatchi Art, and other sites, said on Monday that it has named Jay Ku as Senior Vice President, Advertising and Brand Solutions, and Ruben Baerga as General Manager of Society6. Santa Monica-based Leaf Group Ltd. ,

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Demand Media Expands Into Online Learning, Buys Creativebug

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Santa Monica-based Demand Media said this morning it has expanded into the online learning market, and has acquired Creativebug , an online site which provides educational videos around art and carft instruction. Creativebug operates an online site which provides arts and crafts workshops, teaching people how to sew, knit, make jewelry, and more.

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Demand Media Sees Steep Drop In Content Revenues

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Demand Media operates such sites as eHow, Livestrong, and CollegeHumor. Santa Monica-based Demand Media reported a steep drop in revenues for the last quarter, saying that it had $89.8M in revenues for the three months ended June 30, 2014, down from the $101.1M in revenues for the similar quarter in 2013. According to Demand Media, the drops were the result of a 24 percent decline in content and media revenue, which came despite a slight increase in traffic.

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Demand Media Raises 2012 Guidance On Registrar Growth

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Demand Media also acknowledged that changes to the search engine algorithms at Google have significantly impacted its content business, particularly at its eHow property: Demand said its RPM for its owned and operated content sites dropped by 20 percent from year to year, due to those search engine changes.

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Demand Media Launches New Social Ad Units

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Looking to enhance the advertising units on its network of sites, Santa Monica-based Demand Media said today that it has launched a new set of "social feed ads" to its advertisers. The new ads are supported on eHOW, LIVESTRONG.COM, Cracked, TypeF, and Demand Media's other owned and operated properties. Demand Media said its new Social Feed ad management tools allow its advertisers to deliver customized, social media content via live rich media ads.

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Demand Media Sets IPO Pricing Range

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Demand Media runs such sites as LiveStrong and eHow, along with a network of other media and content focused sites. Santa Monica-based Demand Media , the online publishing firm headed by Richard Rosenblatt, said today in an S-1 filing that it expects its IPO to be between $14.00 and $16.00 per share. The firm plans to offer 7,500,000 shares of its stock in its IPO, which has been approved for listing on the New York Stock Exchange as DMD.

Demand Media Surges In IPO Debut

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Demand Media, which is headed by Richard Rosenblatt, operates a network of content focused sites, including LiveStrong.com and eHow. Santa Monica-based Demand Media surged in its IPO debut Wednesday morning on the NYSE, rising as high as $25.00 in morning trading. The firm was hovering around $23.00 just before 9am, after opening up at $17.00 in its IPO debut earlier in the morning.

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Demand Media Expected To Hit Market Next Week

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Demand Media runs content sites Livestrong.com, eHow, Trails.com, and many others. Santa Monica-based Demand Media , the online publishing firm headed by Richard Rosenblatt, is expected to hit the public markets late next week, according to a report today from AllThingsD. Citing "numerous" sources, the report says that Demand will launch its public offering late in the week, as the firm completes its road show.

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Demand Media Shifts Ad Strategy

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In an unrelated announcement, Demand Media also said this morning that it has inked an advertising partnership with Cisneros Interactive, where that firm''s RedMas unit will be awarded exclusive representation for the branded digital advertising solutions available on Demand Media''s eHow en Espanol site, in key Latin American countries.

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Demand Media Hires Ad Sales Head

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The firm said that Stewart will build a sales team to increase sales revenue of Demand's eHow, Trails.com, Cracked, Livestrong.com, and other web sites. Santa Monica-based Demand Media has hired a new executive to head up the firm's advertising sales, the firm disclosed Tuesday. Demand Media has appointed George Stewart as the company's Executive Vice President of Advertising Sales, heading up sales for all of the company's sales channels.

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Demand Media Prices IPO, Begins Trading Today

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Demand Media, which operates an online publishing business and sites such as LiveStrong and eHow, upped the pricing well above its initial offering range of $14.00 Santa Monica-based Demand Media said late Tuesday evening that it has priced its IPO, as well as increased its IPO offering size, and will sell 8,900,000 shares of its common stock at $17.00 per share.

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Catching Up With Joanne Bradford, Demand Media

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We now have over 100 million users visiting our owned and operated sites, and we're also doing this for other people like USA Today. We bought sites, built a studio system, and now we're figuring out what different formats to approach. eHow Spark!

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Ten Of The Top Tech Companies For Employees In LA

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company operates a number of content-focused sites, including LIVESTRONG, eHOW, Cracked, and a domain name registration business, eNOM. positions on its site, ranging from software, sales, marketing, to finance. Who are the top tech companies to work for in Los Angeles?

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They attract over 70 million people a month (just in the US), and by most accounts are still one of the 10 most popular sites in the world. MySpace should not require a login to get into the site, and I DON’T want to see my profile when I do log in. Think eHOW or About.

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Exploring A Brave New World Of Domain Names, With Rightside

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Editor''s note: we''re cross running this on our Pacific Northwest site, Northwest Innovation, since part of Rightside''s operations are in Seattle.).

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Interview with Milo Sindell, Knowledge Genie

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This morning, Knowledge Genie (www.myknowledgegenie.com) launched a new web site that helps experts and authors publish online information to the web. People can come to the site, pay you directly, and we provide them with access to your genie, and away they go. It has links to supporting web site and resources. It is differentiated from a Squidoo, eHow, blogs, or Google Knol in that it has a greater depth of information, and provides deeper information to the user.

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