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Four Routes To Success: Future-Proofing D2C OTT Service

All too often, a promising new D2C OTT platform gets launched with much publicity and fanfare, boasts of an extensive content library, grabs eyeballs by the millions….and then, slowly and steadily, stagnates. Or worse, it fades away. It is not that the platform didn’t have its launch strategy right. Instead, the reason for stagnation is […]

AI & ML: Changing the Face of OTT Entertainment

As a newbie to the K-drama phenomenon, the first one I watched on the recommendation of friends and family was Squid Games last year. The next thing I knew, the OTT platform I was on showed recommendations to several K-dramas and even similar shows in my local language. With new shows on my list, in […]

RugbyPass launched a new Live and SVOD streaming service in just four days

Founded in 2015, RugbyPass is the premier online destination for global rugby fans, producing over 2,000 pieces of content every month across its portfolio of channels and social pages. With a global team of writers, video producers and creators who live and breathe the world of rugby every day, RugbyPass brings the game to life […]

Reasons why broadcasters are integrating OTT into their distribution strategy

As a broadcaster in the OTT space, a crucial component of your job is staying on top of trends in viewership. Many viewers aren’t consuming news and entertainment from cable anymore. Instead, they’ve shifted to OTT video streaming services to watch whatever they want, whenever they want it. Why broadcasters are turning to OTT The […]

hoichoi sees 65% SVOD revenue growth YoY

Launched in 2017, hoichoi is a SVOD based over-the-top streaming service focusing exclusively on Bengali language content, worldwide. hoichoi features the largest catalogue of Bengali content with over 500 film titles, more than 1,000 Bengali songs, 80 hours of web series and adding new exclusive content every month. hoichoi being one of the very early […]

Why a flexible OTT business model is crucial to build a lasting streaming business – Part 2

This is a continuation to the Why a flexible OTT business model is crucial to build a lasting streaming business OTT platforms thrive with flexible and fluid business models Turning TVOD customers into SVOD customers is a worthwhile strategy for streaming platforms. SVOD customers bring in more and more consistent revenue than TVOD customers. Platforms […]

Why a flexible OTT business model is crucial to build a lasting streaming business – Part 1

Over-the-top streaming apps give fans choice without forcing them to choose. If two games are on at the same time, they can watch one now and one later on demand. They can binge on their favorite talking heads studio show on Thursday so they can watch the latest stats analysis and injury report show on […]

Why sports leagues should have their own OTT streaming service

Over-the-top (OTT) streaming services flipped the supply and demand curve between sports leagues and broadcast media. By developing their own OTT platform, leagues of any size can have a wider range of engagement and revenue opportunities than TV broadcasts could ever deliver. The first 90 years of broadcast sports were defined by scarcity. There was […]

Unlock New Revenue Streams from Live Sports Service

No matter what your specific sport is, no matter what type of league you operate, you need a steady flow of cash to keep it going. Your live streaming sports and OTT, while often seen as a way to bring in and retain customers, can become, in and of itself, a revenue creator. And it […]