Tag Archives: YouTube

YouTube plans to produce original content for Mexico

Susanne Daniels, YouTubes global head of original programing, said in an interview that the platform is creating original programing for international markets, including Mexico, among others, in an effort to draw new customers to its paid subscription service, Reuters reports. The contents will come in the form of multiple genres such as music documentaries, reality [...]

Telefe hits 2 million subscribers on YouTube

Argentine TV broadcaster Telefe (Viacom) announced that its YouTube channel has surpassed 2 million subscribers, only eight months after receiving YouTubes gold Play Button for reaching 1 million. Telefes official channel on YouTube has more than 75,000 videos and offers the best contents of each show. The channels of Susana Giménez, Humor Telefe and Novelas [...]

Gloud launches gaming show on YouTube

Cloud-based gaming platform Gloud, owned by Turner Latin America, has launched “Los Glouder”, a weekly show focused on the gaming industry and available in five-minute capsules on YouTube. It is produced by digital agency Lanzallamas. “Los Glouder” is inspired by “Los Gumers”, an Argentine television show that explained different aspects of the videogame universe in [...]

YouTube users watch over 180 million hours of video on TV screens every day

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki revealed that the platforms users watch over 180 million hours of video on TV screens every day. The executive also mentioned that YouTube has 1.9 billion logged-in monthly users. Wojcicki revealed this numbers in a blog post updating the ‘Five Creator Priorities for 2018’. The executive also mentioned that overall interactions, [...]

Televisa Deportes awarded with YouTube’s Gold Play Button

Televisa Deportes has been awarded with YouTube’s Gold Play Button for quintupling its fan base by reaching more than 1 million subscribers on that video platform, where the company offered content of the World Cup in Russia. In a statement, Televisa said that this increase reflects the interest of Mexicans for soccer and sports content: [...]

Entel Peru offers YouTube for prepaid customers without using data

Telecommunication company Entel Peru is offering its prepaid customers the possibility of watching videos on YouTube without consuming data, for one hour per day. This option is valid for three months for clients with a current recharge of S/.5 (USD 1.5). “Knowing that mobile clients use their data mainly to watch videos online, with YouTube [...]

Telemundo, Google team up for World Cup content

Telemundo announced a partnership with Google to offer World Cup content on Google and YouTube platforms for fans in the United States. Under the deal, users searching content of the World Cup will see close to real-time video highlights from Telemundo Deportes, including in-game clips featuring goals, halftime highlights, match previews, winning probabilities, line-ups and [...]

Vevo to shut down its apps to focus on YouTube

Video platform Vevo, which is owned by major music labels, announced that it will shut down its apps and consumer-facing website and will continue offering its content on YouTube. Vevo will remain focused on engaging the biggest audiences and pursuing growth opportunities. Our catalog of premium music videos and original content will continue to reach [...]