New York, New York, September 28, 2016 (Newswire.com) - The Young Turks (TYT; www.TYTNetwork.com), the largest online news and politics show in the world, signed a deal with Shareablee Inc., the leading authority on social media measurement and intelligence. Shareablee will provide TYT with leaderboards for real-time rankings and key performance metrics during the height of election season and will help make critical strategic decisions on creating content, specifically online video.
“The Young Turks have become the voice of young, politically-minded and progressive online viewers and we’re thrilled to work with them,” said Gloria Stitt, Shareablee Head of Marketing and GM of Media. “The Young Turks is taking over news in the social landscape and is one of the hottest news brands out there. We are so honored to be connecting with them to deliver innovative content for one of the most engaging and influential political brands in media today.”
The flagship show of TYT Network, The Young Turks averaged 169MM in July. This is across platforms, including YouTube, Facebook, Hulu, Twitter, PlutoTV, Amazon, Watchable and more. This month, The Young Turks launched ‘The Young Turks on Fusion,’ a 12-week live show from college campuses across the country in which John Iadarola and Ana Kasparian are joined by Fusion reporters and special guests to discuss the election topics and issues most pressing for college students.
"The Young Turks have become the voice of young, politically-minded and progressive online viewers and we're thrilled to work with them."
The Young Turks has generated record ratings during the Presidential Election season and consistently ranks among the top online video creators in across-the-board metrics, from views to influence, engagement and more.
For more information, please visit www.TYTNetwork.com.
Shareablee is the first and only industry-level measurement solution for media companies and brands wanting to understand the impact and effectiveness of their cross-platform social media campaigns. The platform is now available globally, with clients in 15 countries worldwide.
Shareablee currently captures the real-time interactions of more than 800M consumers against its global dictionary of brands, publishers, TV shows, influencers, celebrities and more. The company marked its third anniversary in February with 300 percent revenue growth in 2015 and 200 clients. Shareablee's roster of platform clients consists of many industry leading media companies and brands, including the NBA, Warner Bros, P&G, Hulu, NBC, AOL and Luxottica. The platform also includes subscribers from leading advertising agencies represented by Publicis, WPP and Interpublic Group.
In April 2015, Shareablee was named a Unilever Foundry Award winner, and in May 2015, the company was listed among EContent's Trendsetting Products of 2015. In September of 2016, Shareablee was named an official Faceboook Media Solutions Partner.
For additional information please visit www.shareablee.com.
ABOUT ‘THE YOUNG TURKS’ AND TYT NETWORK
TYT Network is the largest online news network in the world, covering politics, pop culture and lifestyle. TYT Network is one of YouTube's top partner channels and has over 200 million views a month and more than 3 billion total views on The Young Turks YouTube channel and Facebook page. The Young Turks was named to Variety’s Famechangers list, The Hollywood Reporter’s Next Gen 30 and has won the 2013, 2014, and 2015 People's Voice Webby Awards for best news and politics series, 2011 News/Politics Shorty Award, Best Political Podcast 2009 at the Podcast Awards and Best Political News Site 2009 at the Mashable Awards. The show is No. 1 in News & Politics among millennials according to comScore, Tubular Labs and OpenSlate data. The Young Turks is the flagship show of the TYT Network, which includes What the Flick?!, Think Tank, TYT Sports, TYT Interviews, TYT Politics, PopTrigger, Nerd Alert and The Jimmy Dore Show.