VEVO and Dailymotion Announce New Video Syndication Partnership
VEVO, the world’s leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform, and Dailymotion, a leading site for sharing videos, have today announced they have extended their syndication agreement to Europe.
The partnership offers Dailymotion’s growing band of European music-loving users unlimited, on-demand, ad-supported access to VEVO’s extensive premium catalogue of over 75, 000 music videos, concerts and original music programming. Previously these videos were only available to Dailymotion subscribers in the USA.
Commenting, VEVO’s Eric Mackay, Director, Business Affairs and Business Development, said:
“We are delighted to announce the extension of our partnership with Dailymotion. It will allow VEVO to deliver our huge catalogue of premium music videos, live events and original programming to Dailymotion’s music-hungry users.”
“This further strengthens VEVO’s platform offering and cements our position as the world’s leading all premium music video platform.”
Commenting, Marc Eychenne, Head of Content EMEA at Dailymotion, said:
“Dailymotion is committed to providing our users with great original content, and music is one of our most popular areas, so we are very excited to extend our partnership with VEVO on this. This will provide great content to our European users and a platform to help VEVO reach many more music fans”
VEVO is the world’s leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform. VEVO is available in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Spain and United Kingdom through VEVO.com, the mobile web, Mobile and Tablet Apps (iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone, BlackBerry Playbook), Connected Television (Xbox, Roku, Boxee) and user embeddable video players. VEVO TV, an always-on broadcast-style music and video channel, is also available in the US and Canada within VEVO.com and apps for iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Xbox and Roku. In various territories, VEVO powers music videos on artist pages across Facebook, as well as syndicates to dozens of online sites, including AOL, BET, CBS Interactive Music Group (including Last.fm, Metro Lyrics and MP3.com), Disney Interactive, Fuse.tv, Univision, Viacom Media Networks, Wenner Media and Yahoo! Music. Additionally, through a special partnership with YouTube, VEVO is accessible in over 200 markets, expanding the platform’s reach around the globe.
Dailymotion has 115 million unique visitors generating over 2.5 billion video views every month according to Comscore (May 2013). It is ranked the 31st most visited website in the world.
Dailymotion offers the best content from users, independent content creators and premium partners in the media and entertainment industries. Using the most advanced technology for both users and content creators, Dailymotion provides HD video in a fast, easy-to-use online service. Dailymotion offers a high quality user experience across all digital devices (computers, mobile devices, connected TVs and tablets).
Dailymotion is available around the world in 16 different languages and 34 localised versions featuring local home pages and local content
Thanks to its partnerships with the biggest record labels and independent labels, Dailymotion has established a strong presence in the music industry. Dailymotion offers its users an international catalogue of several million music videos as well as free streaming access to live concerts, performances, and interviews of the most renown artists and young talents.
For further information, please visit www.dailymotion.com.