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Live Video Is Where the Advertising Bucks Are – via the NY Times

Online video – and especially live video – has become a promised land for a bevy of Internet companies. Live-streamed video brings an immediacy and a reason for people to keep coming back to a website.

And it also provides valuable content with which marketers can place advertisements, typically for a heftier price than, say, an online display ad. That’s why Facebook, Snapchat and Twitter, among others, are all rushing to strike deals to bring live-streamed events to their users.

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