Quintillion Media network races to 30Mn+ monthly unique visitors
In a development that further bolsters its position as a top online publication and content creator, Quintillion Media, one of India’s leading and fastest-growing digital content platforms, has reached 1 million subscribers on YouTube and nearly 8 million followers on Facebook, redefining the digital news space in India. The platform has garnered more than 100 million pageviews and over 30 million unique visitors on its websites, along with 10 million unique visitors on YouTube in September. Quintillion Media also has a monthly reach of 170 million+ and nearly 1 billion impressions on Facebook, surpassing some of the biggest legacy media houses in the country.
The group’s flagship products thequint.com and hindi.thequint.com took home prizes across 15 categories at some of the prestigious awards conducted in September. Bloomberg|Quint (BQ), a joint venture between Quintillion Media (74%) and Bloomberg Media (26%), won the ‘Website of the Year (Business)’ award in the English language category.
The Quint’s haul of 15 titles included Golds for ‘Best Use of Social Media (English)’ for the I Have A Question series; and for ‘Best Article/Video Feature’ for Bollywood Paparazzi. The Quint also won multiple Silvers, including ‘Best Innovation in Publishing’ for its Talking Stalking series and ‘Best Article/Video Feature’ for Rape is Consensual: Inside Haryana's Rape Culture. Quintillion Media has won awards across various categories such as ‘Best Branded Project’, ‘Best in Social Media Engagement’, ‘Best Innovation to Engage Youth Audiences’, and ‘Best Use of Online Video (including VR)’.
Ritu Kapur, co-founder & CEO of Quintillion Media said, “We have consistently used technological innovations to transform the digital news space in India through our two platforms, Bloomberg|Quint and The Quint. The unique mix of strong, credible journalism and novel digital reporting formats has helped us achieve this amazing milestone and establish The Quint as the go-to-platform for young, digitally-savvy users to access high-quality and relevant news content. To be recognised at such a prestigious stage firmly consolidates our position among the leading online publishers in the country. Winning the ‘Website of the Year’ awards for both The Quint and Bloomberg|Quint just goes to show that audience engagement can be easily achieved through good quality content, no matter what the format is.”