Today we’re announcing the launch of Wochit Plus, a new collection of timely, relevant, and unique videos, with social media intelligence and news agency Storyful as the first official Plus partner. Thew new offering, an add-on for Wochit users, enhances our expansive asset library.
Storyful, a division of News Corp, combines world-class journalism with unique access to data and proprietary technology to find insights and content for media and brand partners. Their expertise allows them to contextualize stories and verify content to find the truth in the vast landscape of social noise. Our collaboration with Storyful will further enable newsroom, media companies, and other content creators to offer engaging and up-to-the-minute viral and news content across platforms.
“With our shared commitment to social video as a reporting tool as well as a means to engage audiences, Storyful is an ideal partner for Wochit. We’re confident that Storyful’s unique content will open new opportunities for Wochit users to gain a competitive advantage by bringing fresh, engaging and informative content to users even faster than before,” said Dror Ginzberg, CEO of Wochit. “We heard their need loud and clear for up to date user-generated content that’s ready to use.”
”Storyful’s mission is to deliver truth in context to our partners. Our expertise in journalism, proprietary technology and unique access to data allows us to source up-to-the-minute user-generated content with insights and context,” says Ebonie Newman, Chief Revenue Officer of Storyful. “Through this partnership, we will provide a diverse collection of verified and licensed user-generated content for fast, safe and easy use, allowing Wochit’s partners to tell the stories that matter.”
Wochit Plus content is now available to current Wochit users directly from the Wochit platform. As an add-on service, use of the content will incur additional fees.
For more information on the Plus collection and Storyful in Wochit click here.