NEW YORK, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Minyanville.com, a leading financial information and community destination site with more than 1.3MM unique visitors and 8-10MM per month, has partnered with Magnify.net to gather, filter, and curate breaking financial video from across the web and provide to its readership in real time.
Minyanville creates and curates market commentary and produces Emmy Award-winning video that informs, entertains, and educates the professional trading audience as well as individual investors and families. The website strives to affect positive change through financial understanding by connecting with a highly desirable audience. Now, by engaging Magnify.net, Minyanville readers will be able to view relevant videos in real time throughout the trading day.
"We've seen our original video views continue to grow, with shows like 'Pop Biz' and 'Hoofy & Boo's News and Views.' It's been clear that our visitors want to watch more and more video as the web emerges as the future of business information and real-time data," said Kevin Wassong, the President of Minyanville.com. "We set out to find a partner that could support our significant video upload, encoding, storage, and delivery needs and seamlessly offer our editors a video curation solution. Magnify.net provides a brilliant market-leading platform - one that we know will allow us to increase our video offerings and grow our video SEO and give us increased inventory for our growing roster of advertising partners."
The partnership calls for Magnify.net to build and deliver video pages to the Minyanville.com site, and may expand to service other Minyanville Media partners and sites in the months ahead.
The Magnify.net Platform will allow Minyanville to search video sources for relevant content to add to the Minyanville channel, provide its readers the opportunity to rate and share videos, and join the Minyanville social networking community. These features will create a more dynamic experience and promote Minyanville's position as an ever-growing financial video platform.
"This is an important partnership," said Magnify.net CEO Steven Rosenbaum. "As the noise on the web continues to grow, we're seeing algorithmic content sorting break down. Increasingly, visitors looking for information and editorial are relying on trusted sources. Minyanville's financial acumen is unparalleled, and visitors have learned to trust both their high-quality created content, and the contributors and curated content that Minyanville editors bring together."
Google Analytics reports that Minyanville.com was the second fastest-growing financial and business destination in 2008. According to Quantcast, Minyanville.com reaches the most affluent, college-educated, 35-64 year old demographic in the category, consistently ranking in the top five Quantified web sites.
Minyanville Media, Inc. Properties include http://www.minyanville.com, http://www.buzzandbanter.com, http://www.minyanland.com, and cater to three audience segments: general investors, professional traders and families with kids. Minyanville has strategic partnerships with Yahoo!, MarketWatch, Dow Jones, MSN, AOL, Bloomberg, Fox Business Network and other premium financial information outlets and is the primary provider of financial intelligence and community tools for TD Ameritrade.