Media subscription services for video, music and software have become so ingrained in our routines that for many, monthly fees are just a part of life. But consumers can only budget so much for these conveniences. Are media budgets squeezing out meal kits and other subscription box services?
More than half (54%) of streaming video subscribers surveyed last year said they had signed up for a service to watch original content.
Despite an increasingly competitive digital video space that is packed with new (and successful) properties, usage of YouTube remains strong and the unit continues to be an important part of parent company Alphabet’s portfolio.
This infographic illustrates just how much data media platforms ranging from Twitter and YouTube to Netflix and Spotify generate by the minute.
More than 85% of cord-cutters said that pay TV services were too expensive, and that cost was one of the main reasons they chose to cancel their cable or satellite service.
Live TV remains the most popular method of watching TV programming overall in the US. However, new media channels are catching up with the traditional way of watching TV shows.
80% of digital videos viewed on a TV are accessed via subscription streaming services.
Edison Research has released its latest annual Infinite Dial report that surveys the audio consumption habits of Americans 12 years and older. Edison has been conducting this research since 1998.
Netflix is this year’s brand loyalty leader, rising 11 spots from last year’s results to take the mantle from Amazon.
Instagram and Snapchat might be rising in popularity with youth, but they don’t hold a candle to Facebook in terms of overall time spent, at least among the 18-34 population.