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After exploding on to the political scene in 2004 with its animated videos, the JibJab brothers are trying out more family-friendly fare.
Company responsible for those "Elf Yourself" dance videos has raised funding from Sony Pictures Entertainment, Overbrook Entertainment, and Polaris Venture Partners.
Even a "guerilla, low-cost" funny video site needs more than advertising to make money, he says. One solution? Selling more "expressive" media, like custom electronic greeting cards.
Put in funny photos of your boss!
With JibJab Jr. Books, you can plaster your kid's face on the virtual pages of an iPad storybook. But the lack of sound and music lessens the experience.
Companies at Twiistup 2 included JibJab, Fafarazzi, CampusBug, CrowdRules, and ElephantDrive, among others.
Video rental service rolls out a mobile application for a popular feature. App makers, by the way, say that teaching and entertainment apps for kids are a way to get parents to spend.
One startup has made the shift from offering in-app sweepstakes to connecting talented developers with businesses.