In an effort to monetize YouTube, the video giant will start experimenting with full-length TV shows that include embedded ads. Upcoming video service Hulu offers similar content on its site and is giving Youtube stiff competition. Help us in predicting the following: with this new offering from YouTube, what will Hulu’s traffic growth be for November 2008 according to Compete?
- YouTube has brokered a deal with Viacom to run full-length episodes of television shows from CBS
- Hulu.com saw a 52.5% month over month increase in traffic in September 2008
- According to Reuters, YouTube boasts 330 million users and Hulu just 3.3 million users