• BuzzFeed Adds Nancy Newman As Vice President of Sales Marketing and Learning; Jonathan Perelman as Vice President of Agency Strategy and Development

    November 19, 2012

    New York, November 7, 2012 – BuzzFeed announced today that Nancy Newman will join the company as Vice President of Sales Marketing and Learning, and Jonathan Perelman will join as Vice President of Agency Strategy and Development. Newman was formerl

  • MTV LAUNCHES “FANTASY ELECTION ‘12”

    August 27, 2012

    Players Can Win $25K, VMA Tickets, TVs, Laptops, iTunes Gift Cards and Exclusive MTV Content for Getting Involved in the 2012 Election Kia, Lenovo, POLITICO, BuzzFeed and FlackCheck.org Sign on to Support “Fantasy Election ’12” and MTV&r

  • The U.S. election, live on YouTube

    August 22, 2012

    The U.S. election, live on YouTube (Courtesy of YouTube) Today we’re introducing the YouTube Elections Hub, a one-stop channel for key political moments from now through the upcoming U.S. election day on November 6. You can watch all of the...

  • BuzzFeed Launches Weekly Show On SiriusXM

    August 22, 2012

    NEW YORK - August 13, 2012 - Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) and BuzzFeed today announced the launch of BuzzFeed Radio, a live, weekly, call-in show on which the editors of BuzzFeed—the rapidly-expanding and first true social news organization—

  • The New York Times And BuzzFeed To Collaborate On Video Coverage Of 2012 Conventions

    August 22, 2012

    NEW YORK, June 18, 2012 – The New York Times and BuzzFeed announced today that they will collaborate as part of expanded video coverage of the Democratic and Republican national conventions on NYTimes.com. Following the successful launch of TimesCas

  • Beauty and Fashion in the Age of Social

    June 07, 2012

    BuzzFeed SHIFT hosted its first evening forum called, “Beauty and Fashion in the Age of Social” on Tuesday night. Jonah Peretti, Founder & CEO of BuzzFeed and Amy Odell, editor of BuzzFeed SHIFT, kicked-off the night with an open dialogue.

  • Ben Smith to Join BuzzFeed as Editor-in-Chief to Build Definitive Social News Organization

    December 12, 2011

    Smith to Continue Writing Weekly for POLITICO New York, December 12, 2011 – BuzzFeed, the rapidly expanding social media site, has hired pioneering political reporter and blogger Ben Smith as its editor-in-chief, where he will expand editorial cover

  • BuzzFeed's Kardashian Divorce Vigil

    November 03, 2011

    This week's news of Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries' divorce came as a SHOCK! Well, perhaps that's an exaggeration... In any case, the BuzzFeed office headed to the Kardasian's DASH clothing store in SOHO, NYC for a candle-light vigil. W

  • The Making Of A Viral Hit, 2011

    October 13, 2011

    They say you can’t guarantee that something will go viral. And they are right, for the most part. But you can learn a hell of a lot from things that have gone viral in the past. This isn’t about resting...

  • Web 2.0 Expo/NY Talk

    October 12, 2011

    Tomorrow, Thursday 10/13, BuzzFeed's President, Jon Steinberg, will be speaking at the Web 2.0 Expo in NYC. Steinberg will be discussing BuzzFeed's leadership in Social Advertising and the importance of branded content. Read up on his talk here, a