YouTube Integration Reflects Growing Use of Video as Social Tool for Business

CHICAGO, IL—June 20, 2012— Arkovi announced today at the Morningstar Investment Conference a new integration with YouTube, continuing a series of major releases on its social media archiving, compliance and monitoring platform. The YouTube integration includes a number of key features including publishing, compliance and supervision, reporting and search features. With this integration, Arkovi continues to lead the way with the broadest coverage across major social and web platforms. This includes working on all devices from computer to tablet to smart phone with no hardware or software installation required.

“The pace of change and growth on social media platforms is amazing,” said Blane Warrene, Arkovi CEO. “We are steady at the wheel for our customers – tracking the developments in social media and continuing to open new channels for them to engage without compliance headaches.”

Using the new YouTube integration in Arkovi – publishing video has never been easier. Select your video, add key information such as title, keywords and categories and with one-click publish to YouTube and archive the master video permanently. Customers using the Arkovi compliance engine may also manage content prior to publication. Additionally, Arkovi will monitor as many as 25 videos previously published on YouTube as well as all future video content. YouTube integration is included in Arkovi’s existing pricing packages.

The Arkovi platform now includes integration to:

  • Blogs
  • BrightScope
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • RSS
  • Twitter
  • Websites
  • YouTube
  • and Google+ (coming in July!)

As a leading social media solution, Arkovi delivers leading archiving capabilities, compliance tools for surveillance and business tools for monitoring and social analytics. To learn more about Arkovi see www.arkovi.com.

Arkovi emerged in 2009 as a powerful social media solution for archiving, compliance and market intelligence. The founding team at Arkovi emerged from long careers in the independent financial services industry as executives in compliance and legal, operations and technology. Customers include banks, broker dealers, registered investment advisors, insurance carriers, custodians and asset managers. Arkovi also serves cities, state governments and academic institutions.

Starting in 2011 Arkovi also devotes substantial resources to the study and analysis of how social media is used, best practices and giving that research back to the public. This includes a research partnership with Texas Tech University’s Department of Personal Financial Planning exploring Twitter, financial advisors and their customers and market sentiment.

Arkovi can be found online at www.arkovi.com and on Twitter as @arkovibackups.

Press Contacts:
Caitlin Zucal, czucal@bmrw.com, 866-222-2334, x704

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