DanceOn’s ‘Showdown’ Surges in Season Three

There aren’t too many success stories that have come out of the YouTube funded channels effort. DanceOn appears to be one.The entertainment channel’s competition series D-trix Presents Dance Showdown is on track to generate 40 million views this season, up from 26 million in season 2 and 10 million in season one, according to founder and CEO Amanda Taylor.

DanceOn Raises $4 Million in Series A Financing

The multi-channel network DanceOn—one of YouTube's original premium content partners—has received a vote of confidence in the form of a $4 million Series A round of financing.

First Mover: Amanda Goodfried

Specs Age 33 New gig Chief marketing officer, DanceOn Old gig Senior manager of digital content, Disney Interactive Entertainment

DanceOn’s Formula for YouTube Success

If DanceOn is any indicator, YouTube is on to something with its much-hyped $100 million, 96-channel rollout.