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Nov 5, 2014

McDonald's Reveals How It Makes McRib Sandwiches

McDonald's Reveals How It Makes McRib Sandwiches

McDonald's made good this week on a recent promise to answer questions, even the gross ones, about the Oak Brook, Illinois-based chain's food.

Jun 17, 2014
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By Alexandria Fisher

How One Band Made Its Mark on YouTube

How One Band Made Its Mark on YouTube

The music business can be tough to break into, but Nicki Bluhm and the Gramblers never expected their hard work would pay off in the form of a YouTube video.

Jan 9, 2014
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By Associated Press

Champaign Man a YouTube Video-Game Star

Champaign Man a YouTube Video-Game Star

Playing video games has paid off handsomely for 21-year-old Trevor Martin of Champaign.

Nov 20, 2013
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YouTube Co-Founder Pledges $1M to Aurora School

YouTube Co-Founder Pledges $1M to Aurora School

One of the founders of YouTube has pledged $1 million to his suburban Chicago math and science high school.

Jan 7, 2013
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By David Wolinsky

Why Juking Your YouTube Stats is Very, Very Wrong

Why Juking Your YouTube Stats is Very, Very Wrong

While many of us were opening gifts and engaging in Festivus (for the rest of us!), Universal Music Group and Sony found themselves getting a great big old lump of coal in is stocking in the way of having...

Aug 1, 2012
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By Mitchell Grogg

Law Puts Employers on "Limited Profile"

Law Puts Employers on "Limited Profile"

Employers to be prohibited from asking for passwords to social networking sites.

May 16, 2012
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By Baljeet Singh, Edited by: David Wolinsky

Using the How-To YouTube Video Trend to your Business' Advantage

Using the How-To YouTube Video Trend to your Business' Advantage

Spring has sprung and crowds are already heading to their local hardware stores to get started on home improvement projects. But before shoppers put together their list, where do they start? Many DIY-ers...

Apr 4, 2012
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By Baljeet Singh, Edited by: David Wolinsky

How Travel Brands Win the Moment with Video

How Travel Brands Win the Moment with Video

Before I travel, I like to see my destination rather than just read about it. I’m not alone. According to our research, 46 percent of travelers watch a travel video online when planning a trip. Businesses in the

Mar 15, 2012
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By Baljeet Singh, Edited by: David Wolinsky

How Motorsports Brands are Firing Up Fans on YouTube

How Motorsports Brands are Firing Up Fans on YouTube

NASCAR, auto racing and motorsports are some of the most popular spectator sports in the country and some of the most searched content on YouTube. With the Daytona 500 kicking off this week, I checked in...

Jan 31, 2012
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By Baljeet Singh, Edited by: David Wolinsky

Pump You Up: YouTube Resolutions for 2012

Pump You Up: YouTube Resolutions for 2012

Every January, millions resolve to lose weight and get in shape. Undoubtedly, many of those resolutions will be broken soon after they’re made. Fitness brands know this and ramp up their marketing efforts in the...

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