Splitsider's Nicole Dieker interviews representatives from CollegeHumor, Funny or Die, Jash, Above Average, UCB Comedy, and Comedy Central about how they fund their Internet humor videos.
She writes, "Branded content funds more than you think. YouTube revenue funds less than you think. Comedy studios, like everyone else, earn money so they can fund passion projects. Incubating new talent is also a huge part of comedy work, and that adds an extra line to the budget."
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