Google buy FameBit for unique branding opportunities on YouTube

Google have bought FameBit to connect brands with their most creative users across YouTube and Google’s other sites. FameBit have revealed that they’ve been purchased┬áby web giants Google. FameBit are a company that connects up…

Shazam downloaded over 1 billion times, now making profit

Shazam have made a breakthrough announcement, revealing that their music recognition app has been downloaded more than 1 billion times and the company is finally profitable. It’s been a long road for Shazam, the music…

$200 Million In TV Advertising Just Went To YouTube Instead

In a move that signifies the ever-moving shift online, advertising giant Magna Global have entered the “biggest upfront deal to date”. Magna Global, a subsidiary of Interpublic Group, have just entered a 3 year deal…

YouTube Debut Shorter, 6 Second Bumper Ads

YouTube are introducing new Bumper ads that are only 6 seconds long to make watchable, unobtrusive ads. Ads on YouTube are a contested issue – they need to be there to provide income to creators…

How to Make Money From My Music on SoundCloud

Soundcloud is one of the worlds largest music streaming services, but in the past artists haven’t been able to collect any royalties from their music. That has now changed! Any artist can sign up to…