Network18 Media and Investments and Taboola, a provider of recommendations for the open web, have agreed to a five-year partnership. By utilising Taboola’s publisher capabilities, Network18 will increase ad monetization, user engagement, and traffic generation.
Puneet Singhvi, CEO, Digital and President – Corporate Strategy at Network18 Media and Investments said, “We are excited to partner with Taboola to boost our audience engagement. Our leading portals from business and general news cluster attract over 350mn users monthly. We are positive that jointly with Taboola we will be able to serve more relevant content to our readers, across channels. Taboola has established itself as the leading native advertising destination both in India and globally and we look forward to leveraging our strengths to drive synergies.”
Adam Singolda, CEO at Taboola said, “Network18 Media has proven itself to have massive scale and trust in the India market. Their approach to adding Taboola in an end-to-end fashion, from Feed to help with discovery and recommendations, to Newsroom to help inform their coverage areas, is a great example of a publisher thinking holistically about growth. We look forward to a long relationship together.”