Google Offers $1.6 Billion For YouTube
October 6, 2006 § 2 Comments
Advertizing On YouTube
I recently read an article where YouTube founders were reportedly reluctant to capitalize on their user reach with commercials. They wanted to do it right.
Looks like they may have found the right price, at least – Google is in early talks to buy YouTube for a cool $1.6
million (EDIT: Did I say million? I meant billion. Holy cow), according to the Wall Street Journal.
It will be interesting to see what the Labs concocts next. Combining AdSense with the huge inventory of tagged video is top on the list of potential uses…
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