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Cheezburger Network

January 11, 2010 08:00 ET

Cheezburger Network Serves up Billionth LOL Video

Active Community of Loyal Cheezburger Fans Continues to Rise Rapidly -- Contributing, Commenting, Viewing and Voting on the Funniest Videos on the Web

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - January 11, 2010) - Kicking off 2010 and celebrating its third anniversary, Cheezburger Network today announced a major milestone of serving up their billionth video, evidence of the ravenous appetite people have for lighthearted, funny content. Featuring original videos contributed by fans across several categories -- LOL, FAIL, Pop Culture, WTF?, WIN, and Cute -- Cheezburger has blazed the path in the world of entertainment Websites over the last three years. Today the Cheezburger family is comprised of 34 humor Websites, providing all kinds of flavors of funny that appeal to a broad array of people.

Popular sites such as I Can Has Cheezburger?, FAIL Blog, There I Fixed It., Lovely Listing, and I Has a Hotdog along with the rest contribute to the impressive, viral growth of the entire Cheezburger Network with more than 13 million unique users and 230 million page views every month from people who just want a laugh or share their funniest photos and videos.

"As the Cheezburger Network expands and evolves, it's been super exciting to see fans become so engaged online and build a real community around humor," said Ben Huh, founder and CEO of Cheezburger Network. "I love that we are building something where everybody and anybody has a voice -- whether it's posting videos, ranking what they see with a 'thumbs up' or 'thumbs down,' or simply finding what makes them happy for 5 minutes a day."

Here are the top 10 funniest videos that garnered the most votes from the Cheezburger community in the three years since launch:

1.  Surprise Kitty: http://www.viddler.com/explore/cheezburger/videos/244/
2.  Ambush Attack of the Cat:
    http://www.viddler.com/explore/cheezburger/videos/18/
3.  Frustrated Skateboarder Fail:
    http://www.viddler.com/explore/failblog/videos/236/
4.  Pogo Stick Fail: http://www.viddler.com/explore/failblog/videos/180/
5.  Lamp Post Fail: http://www.viddler.com/explore/failblog/videos/253/
6.  Diving Fail: http://www.viddler.com/explore/failblog/videos/298/
7.  Kitteh Slide: http://www.viddler.com/explore/cheezburger/videos/232/
8.  Kitty Beggin For Food:
    http://www.viddler.com/explore/cheezburger/videos/182/
9.  Rolling Puppy: http://www.viddler.com/explore/cheezburger/videos/173/
10. Kitty Challenges Big Dog:
    http://www.viddler.com/explore/cheezburger/videos/237/

About Cheezburger Network

Cheezburger Network is one of the largest humor publishers in the world where more than 13 million people come every month to get their daily dose of laughter. With over 230 million page views per month, the Cheezburger network of more than 34 sites including I Can Has Cheezburger?, FAIL Blog, GraphJam, Emails From Crazy People, and There, I Fixed It is quickly becoming the new Internet media empire. Every day, more than 10,000 photos and videos are submitted and page views are growing at an annual clip of 300%. In addition to the websites, two New York Times Bestselling Cheezburger inspired books including "How to Take Over THE Wurld" as well as "FAIL Nation" (based on FAIL Blog) and "Graph Out Loud" (based on GraphJam) are currently available in bookstores.

I Can Has Cheezburger, FAIL Blog, and their respective logos are trademarks, registered trademarks, or service marks of Cheezburger Network. Other products and company names mentioned are the trademarks of their respective owners.

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