Case Code : CLMM074
Publication date : 2009
Subject : Marketing Management
Industry : -
Length : 03 Pages
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In 2008, the popular online video community YouTube, announced the launch of its Indian site (YouTube.co.in). YouTube expected to expand its user-base in India in a big way in the future by forging partnerships with various other companies and providing an offering that would suit the local tastes and preferences of the Indian users.
The launch of the site did not come as a surprise considering the growing popularity of online social networking and video sharing sites in India.
Moreover, there had been speculations of an imminent launch of a localized YouTube site ever since late 2007 when the company had bought the domain names YouTube.in and YouTube.co.in...
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