Truveo and Kewego to Launch Brand Video Search Engine

Truveo announced on Monday that it is working with Kewego to enhance Truveo’s industry-leading video search engine with high-quality content from hundreds of European major-brand video producers. These efforts represent one more step in Truveo’s mission to be the best place to find videos on the Web. With tens of millions of videos from thousands of popular video sources and over 40 million unique monthly visitors, Truveo is one of the Web’s largest and most comprehensive video search engines. Truveo’s flagship site,, has received widespread praise and was recently named “best web-wide video search engine.”

“In the past 12 months there has been an explosion of professional video on the Web,” said Timothy Tuttle, CEO and Co-Founder of Truveo and Senior Vice President of AOL Video. “Kewego is one of the leading distributors of major-brand video in Europe and we are excited to work with them to make it easy for users to discover all of their high-quality content.”

“Video search is becoming the primary way that users discover new video online, and Truveo is clearly a video search leader,” said Oliver Heckmann, General Director and co-founder of Kewego. “Through our work with Truveo we are looking forward to allowing our partners to reach millions of new users with our high-quality content.”

Kewego has developed the a leading European white label video platform serving the largest European Television, Press and Internet group and gathering more than 10 million unique viewers each month. With presence in more than 20 countries, its solutions are used today by thousand of customers including M6, Television Española, LYCOS, Orange and G+J.

Truveo is the search engine for video. Truveo was founded in 2004 by some of the industry’s leading experts in video search technology. Over the past four years, Truveo has built one of the largest and most up-to-date indexes of high-quality video on the Web. As a result, Truveo enables users to find video that cannot be found in any other search engine. Truveo first launched its industry-leading search engine in the fall of 2005 and today, the Truveo search engine powers some of the most popular video destinations on the Web — including Brightcove, CSTV, and Microsoft Corporation — reaching an audience of over 40 million users each month.

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