Bazaarvoice, the network connecting brands and retailers to the authentic voices of consumers wherever they shop, today announced that it has acquired FeedMagnet, a privately-owned social media curation company that enables brands to collect, curate and display consumer-generated images, video and social content on their websites and other marketing properties.
Responding to strong customer interest, FeedMagnet announces the availability of Viddy as the latest social media source to its powerful aggregation and curation platform for brands and agencies. The platform already accesses content from Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and other social networks which the addition of Viddy will complement for FeedMagnet customers.
If you want to read the playbook on how to grow your technology startup, you could do worse than paying attention to FeedMagnet.
Austin-based FeedMagnet launched into public beta late last week. The service pulls together feeds from your social media sites and presents them in a single stream. FeedMagnet also allows you to embed those streams directly onto your website. The public beta includes the basic, free service which limits the number of authors and search topics [...]