Screenshot of videojug.com home page
|Type||Privately Owned Limited Company|
|Founded||13 August 2006|
|Headquarters||Islington, London, UK|
|Key people||Tom Laidlaw (Global CEO)|
|Slogan(s)||Get Good At Life.|
|Alexa rank||16,475 (April 2014[update])|
|Type of site||Instructional|
|Advertising||MPUs, post-roll video advertisements and bespoke sponsorships|
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Videojug is an instructional video website, It launched as a beta online in 2006. The website provides both professionally made videos produced internally, as well as some editorially selected quality videos produced by amateurs.
The company originally produced videos in Spain and London and in 2006 opened studios in Santa Monica (Los Angeles) in the USA. During 2007 the company claimed to be making up to 800 videos per week. As of January 2012, the company was based near Kings Cross in London.
The website was founded by David Tabizel who had management positions in or founded several companies prior to VideoJug. Other founders include Dan Thompson, who had previously been CEO of 365 Corporation and Renegade Software as well as Hans Stocker Durlacher Corporation and Rupert Ashe (CEO Focus Communications).
During 2007, Videojug raised approximately $30 million in funding.