LOS ANGELES — What better way to celebrate Ellen DeGeneres’ video platform than with a viral video star?

YouTube king Tyler Oakley — who recently completed CBS’ The Amazing Race — stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show this week to host a celebration of the best of videos on EllenTube.

“As you can tell I’m not Ellen but she really did leave me in charge,” Oakley said, before introducing some of his favorite clips on EllenTube.

Among them: A video of 7-year-old dancer Balang.

The episode was the latest in DeGeneres’ efforts to tie her show to the digital space. In May, during NewFronts, she announced the launch of her own network (Ellen Digital Network). Read more…

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