MyVideo is South Africa's first online video platform. Launched in January 2007, it is a online enabler for the South African market to watch, share , and create videos. MyVideo was developed to enable South Africans to have a focussed platform through which to share videos with each other and the rest of the world. Through MyVideo productions, and user uploaded content, MyVideo is a port of call when looking for relevant, South African content. All content on MyVideo strives to be South African and the company regard this as a key differentiator of the globally oriented video sharing websites.
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Nov 1, 2023
Local players include MyVideo and FriDay each with 9% market share, Hami Video with 7% and iQiyi Taiwan, the local arm of the mainland Chinese streamer, with 6%. However, YouTube maintains leadership of the online video market overall with 67% of total online video viewership, though share was down 3 points as TikTok (12% of viewership) gained traction in the market. MPA executive director Vivek Couto said: “Taiwan’s strong quarter was led by Disney+’s impactful marketing efforts and hit Korean superhero drama Moving, as well as organic subscriber growth from Netflix’s international offering and measures to reduce account sharing. “The two platforms are key contributors to Taiwan’s steady annual subscriber growth of one million, returning strong revenue growth of 25% year-on-year in the first nine months of 2023. Overall, Asian content categories, particularly Chinese and Korean dramas, dominate demand, capturing 85% of premium VOD viewership in Q3 2023.”
Myvideo Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
What is Myvideo's latest funding round?
Myvideo's latest funding round is Acquired.
Who are the investors of Myvideo?
Investors of Myvideo include ProSiebenSat.1 and Rocket Internet.