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See How Times Publishing Grew 10x with Tout

In 2008, Erie Times-News began its journey to be a local video powerhouse. For the next six years, the 127 year-old newspaper struggled with various video platforms and production approaches until 2014, when the company turned to Tout, a free video platform with a mobile video recording app. One of the driving factors in selecting Tout was the belief that the newspaper's reporters could effectively create video if given the right tools. 

Tout October All Star: The Times-Reporter

Congratulations to The Times-Reporter, our October All Star! After joining Tout in July their organization has excelled at getting the most out of our platform, outputting a high volume of relevant, quality video in conjunction with a full implementation of Tout's different product offerings.

Digital Media Veteran Joins Tout

On Nov. 6, Todd Handy joined Tout as VP, Publisher Development.  Todd spent the last 6 years as VP, Advertising Strategy & Product at Deseret Digital Media, which owns and operates,,, and other sites.  Todd's responsibilities ranged from implementing and growing an inside sales team focused on selling digital advertising to SMBs, overseeing AdOps, digital advertising product development and deployment, leading inbound marketing and various others over the years.  He was also a member of the Executive Committee of the Local Media Consortium.

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