blinkx Adds French VODEO.TV Content

Through a partnership with VODEO.TV, a video-on-demand French language portal, video search engine blinkx has added 1500 hours of French television content to its index. Under the terms of the agreement , blinkx will transcribe and index VODEO.TV's video content. This will make it easier for French language users to find and watch video content. VODEO.TV's online video content includes documentaries and television programs on nature, travel, science, current affairs and sports. VODEO.TV audiences view or purchase programs via remote loading, streaming or DVD-on-Request.

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Amanda Watlington is the owner of Searching for Profit, a search marketing consultancy focusing on the interaction of the consumer with businesses using search engines, RSS, blogs, podcasting or other new media to deliver their message. She is a frequent speaker at Search Engine Strategies, WebmasterWorld and other industry conferences. She's the author of three books and has written feature articles for over thirty magazines and journals. She has twenty years of experience as a communications, sales and business strategy consultant, and over ten years as a search marketer.