The promotion comes as BuzzFeed Motion Pictures aims to mature the site’s video expansion from viral shorts into long-form and transmedia content.
Recently launched CBC platform hopes to increase site traffic by 5 to 10% with the fall rollout of its first 2 original series.
Barcroft TV will be featured on MSN’s video portal in the U.S. before rolling out globally.
Titled Legends of Gaming, the channel will go live with host Ali A at the end of September.
CDS plans to boost advertising and integrate its YouTube stars into the channel, created by E! host Maria Menounos and producer Keven Undergaro.
Canadian regulators say not providing expenditure and subscriber info puts the U.S. streaming service’s new media exemption licence at risk.
“We’ll get our hands dirty,” says Alex Carloss, head of YouTube originals, in a blog post Wednesday.
Lionsgate will handle global distribution for Smosh’s first feature, which co-stars Jenna Marbles, Grace Helbig, and Harley Morenstein.
They’re not just streaming hockey up there: Netflix has more than doubled its evening traffic from 3 years ago, the broadband solutions company reports.