Next New Adds Yahoo, Hulu to Net; Launches Video Platform

The unfettered syndication of Web video content continues, as both niche producer Next New Networks and young male-targeted have announced expanded distribution strategies.

Next New Networks, which operates close to a dozen narrowly focused video properties, has added Yahoo, Hulu and Metacafe to the distribution list for its roster of networks, which include the auto-junkie-aimed Fast Lane Daily as well as Barely Political (the team behind Obama Girl). These deals create close something close to ubiquitous reach for the company, which already delivers content to MySpace, AOL, YouTube and others.

Meanwhile, home of silly and sophomoric short clips such as Wii Sex Toy and Dude Gets Electrocuted and Burned Beyond Recognition, has launched what it