WSJ – NBC, YouTube in promo deal

This deal is pretty big for YouTube, who just months ago was being sued by NBC:

NBC plans to announce that it will make available on YouTube promotional video clips for some of its popular shows, such as “The Office,” “Saturday Night Live” and “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.” NBC plans to market its new fall lineup using clips on YouTube, and is holding a contest for consumers to submit their own promotional videos for “The Office.” It will also buy ads on the site and promote YouTube with mentions on television.

The article goes on to do a profile of the YouTube founders and their meteoric rise.

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