NewCo, John Battelle’s Event Startup, Raises $1.7M From Obvious, True Ventures And More

NewCo, the latest venture¬†from Federated Media co-founder John Battelle and Brian Monahan that focuses on creating city-based “festivals” as a new approach to more standard¬†startup and t

Federated Media Sells Content Marketing Arm To LIN Media, Rebrands Programmatic Ad Business As Sovrn

Advertising company Federated Media has sold off its content marketing business, as well as the Federated Media name, to publicly-traded <a target="_blank" href="http://www.linmedia.com">LIN Media</a>

John Battelle Returns As CEO At Federated Media, Deanna Brown Steps Down

Online advertising company <a target="_blank" href="http://www.federatedmedia.net">Federated Media</a> just <a target="_blank" href="http://www.federatedmedia.net/about/press/brown-exits-ceo-role-at-f

WordPress.com Introduces WordAds: “You Deserve Better Than AdSense”

<a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/automattic">Automattic</a> has teamed up with <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/federatedmedia">Federated Media</a> to - finally - allow WordPress.c

John Battelle On Why It's Not Web 3.0 And More (TCTV)

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/screen-shot-2010-11-17-at-1-08-52-am.png" />There are very few people that give better interview than Federated Media's <a href="http://www.cr

Federated Media Acquires Online Group Management Tool BigTent

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/bigtent.png" class="shot2" /> Digital media and advertising company Federated Media Publishing has acquired <a href="http://www.bigtent.com">

Federated Media Buys Semantic Profiling Technology From TextDigger

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/textdigger-semantic-search-related-search-automatic-tagging-and-keyword-generation.jpg" class="shot2">Ad network<a href="http://www.federatedm

Federated Media Unleashes The Conversation As An Ad

<img src='https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/fmconversation.jpg' class="border" alt='' /> <a href="http://www.federatedmedia.net">Federated Media</a> (our advertising partner) has been

Technorati Launches Blog Ad Network, Technorati Media

Blog-focused advertising networks are all the rage right now, with both Federated Media and Glam pulling down big valuation financing rounds in the last few months based on very early growth metrics.

Rumor: Federated Media Takes $50 Million On A $200 Million Valuation

Federated Media (FM) has rumored to have raised $50 million from Oak Hill Capital Partners on a $200 million valuation, according to VentureBeat. Total funding for Federated Media to-date would be $57

Federated Media's Battelle Slams Rival, Hints At Investing In Publishers

Two thing jumped out at me when I read a CNET interview with John Battelle of Federated Media this morning – his direct criticism of competitor Glam Media as a “flavor of the month,”

SXSW 2008: Facebook, Federated Media had them some parties

[photopress:IMG_0155.jpg,full,center] A party report was long overdue. There’s so many of them here at SXSW that, honestly, it gets a little old after a while. I brought my camera to the ones I

Federated Media Weighing Its Options

CNET is reporting that tech-focused advertising network Federated Media (which sells advertising on our behalf) is looking for a new round of financing. CNET is basing this partially on our previous r

Technorati To Launch Blogger Advertising Network

Through a variety of sources we’ve confirmed that Technorati is making plans for a major shift in its going forward strategy, and is also considering a number of corporate development transactio

Battelle Turns Down $100 Million Offer For FM Publishing. Decides To Shop Around For a Higher Price.

Yesterday, news started circulating that Federated Media Publishing hired Savvian, a boutique San Francisco investment bank, to shop around the blog ad network to potential buyers. This action was tak