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

    … standard display units. Those market conditions explain why Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington said she’s aiming for half of the site’s content to be video. “It’s going to be a bigger and bigger part of what we’re doing,” she said. Cadillac and Verizon signed on as founding sponsors when HuffPost Live launched in August 2012, but the video…

    Eric Blattberg/ Digiday- 6 readers -
  • Arianna Huffington: Facebook traffic isn’t smoke and mirrors

    … Last month The Huffington Post topped 100 million uniques for the first time ever. Arianna Huffington herself made the announcement that, according to comScore, the site racked in a whopping 115 million unique views in August. She also said HuffPost was the largest publisher on Facebook in August for the fourth month in a row. Here’s what she…

    Lucia Moses/ Digidayin Social SEO Facebook- 2 readers -