Huffpost Live

HuffPost Live is an Internet-based video streaming network run by news website The Huffington Post. The network produces original programming as well as live conversations among users via platforms such as Skype and Google+. Live content is streamed for 12 hours each weekday, from 10 A.M. to 10 P.M. EST. Instead of the usual TV news format of individual "shows", the network is divided into shorter segments covering an individual story or topic from the parent website as well as other segments pertaining to a specific part of the site itself (politics, money, front page, etc.) It launched on August 13, 2012.
Posts about Huffpost Live
  • Inside the HuffPost Live video-generating boiler room

    … The HuffPost Live platform streams eight hours of news video every weekday, but that’s not where most people are seeing it. The 70-person HuffPost Live team creates the majority of The Huffington Post’s original videos, filling 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST each day with live conversations about the news. Topics span from politics to entertainment…

    Eric Blattberg/ Digiday- 8 readers -
  • Battle of the brands at the Digiday Video Awards, Pepsi vs. Purina Friskies

    … of lifting a brands awareness without pushing the product creating content that the entertains and engages the consumer. TEN is a finalist for Best Consumer Video Campaign for “Lexus Presents: Chasing Light – Inspired by Ansel Adams.” It’s hard to make a car ad stand out, so TEN took a new approach. For the luxury auto brand, revisted the locations…

    Erin Phillips/ Digiday- 16 readers -
  • Arianna Huffington: Facebook traffic isn’t smoke and mirrors

    …. This is very much in our DNA and is also a great revenue source. We continue to do long-form pieces, like the life of returning vets, suicide, mental health. We have a great series on student debt. We’re doing a long piece on the drug wars that’s been in the works for nine months. Reddit accused HuffPost of using its content without attribution, which…

    Lucia Moses/ Digidayin Social SEO Facebook- 2 readers -