The Web Ticker: Nightly Streams, World News Grows, Twitter Charges…

>, the online home for NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, had a record-setting month in January with 20 million video streams. The inauguration was a top draw.

>”World News with Charles Gibson” is growing its online profile. For the week of February 2, the “World News” section of was up 52% in video views and up 7% in page views compared to the same week last year.

> Twitter may have found a way to generate revenue. The free micro-blogging site plans to charge brands for using the service. The fees are not yet known. A new round of venture capital funding values Twitter at $250m.