1. Market Research
  2. > Internet Business Market Trends
  3. > Content Provider

Find your way through the online information supplier market's top studies

 
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
2 votes
Share

Global Content Provider Industry

 

With the global internet user base continuing to soar, content providers are aiming their goods and services at an ever-increasing number of potential consumers. The global online content industry can be divided into two categories: the provision of content and the provision of the technology required to enable internet users to read that content.

 

Content providers can both create and buy content for sale through the internet. For example, a provider of online business intelligence may create industry reports in-house and then out-source or purchase other reports from a research outfit or journalist to sell through its website to offer comprehensive content.

 

Technology providers can offer both the necessary technological expertise involved in accessing reading content and the content itself.

 

Key Market Segments

 

The world content delivery network (CDN) is expected to exceed $4.6 billion by 2015, according to research from Global Industry Analysts. Market growth is fuelled by the use of rich-media files in numerous industries, including entertainment, media and widespread broadband services penetration.

 

The internet has come to play a central role in business, namely in terms of communication and the exchange of information. Information is made available in a growing array of formats, for example rich content transfer and video content. Businesses are keeping up with developments in internet technology to benefit from a growing array of services (such as online press) to remain competitive. The US, the EU and Asia-Pacific are the three leading regions in the world CDN market, combined holding over 80% of the overall market in terms of value.

 

The business and private sector alike are making increasing use of the internet to transfer rich content. Other factors fuelling CDN market growth include the expanding popularity of high-tech internet-enabled devices, high-value data demand and the fact that advertisers are turning away from traditional media to online advertising. The rising volume of online content fuelled by rising internet use within the business world and growing demand for high-quality video content on numerous devices are equally driving CDN market growth.

 

Global Industry Analysts forecasts the mobile content services market will reach almost $132 billion by 2015. Market growth will be fuelled by technological advances, better quality network infrastructure, premier content services and implementation of next-generation networks. The global mobile content services market is expanding due to soaring demand for applications like handset browsing, mobile games, mobile music, ringtones and wallpapers, which are factors boosting turnover for telephony service providers.

 

A growing trend toward social network activity is a driving force behind the mobile content services market, with popular sites including Facebook, Twitter and user-generated (USG) content. Logos and ringtones contribute largely to mobile content revenues, benefiting from mobile operator advertising. Established markets like the EU and North America are witnessing growing demand for patterns, where consumers have good levels of disposable income.

 

The global mobile video services market is expected to reach $30 billion by 2017, according to research from Global Industry Analysts. Market growth will continue to be fuelled by more elaborate mobile phones, which let consumers more easily view videos and use social networks on the go, using widespread high-speed mobile network penetration. Demand from Latin America and Asia-Pacific will be particularly strong, and overall market growth will be driven by improved video services such as YouTube, higher quality content and live TV.

 

The video content market is being driven by advances in mobile technology and widespread penetration of broadband. Industry players involved in content creation, media, telecom and technology are all overlapping to provide consumers with content.

 

 

Market Outlook

 

The global online content industry will continue to enjoy growing demand over the coming years. The business world is increasingly dependent on the internet as a resource to find information and to communicate both in-house and with their consumer base.

 

Private consumers will continue driving demand for high quality content that they can access from anywhere at anytime. The growing mobile devices market, increasing sophistication of mobile phones and the trend toward on-demand content offer this sector an ever-growing consumer base.

 

 

Leading Industry Associations

 

 

 

You might be interested in these related markets

 

Understand the Content Provider Industry Quickly & Get Actionable Data Easily. The Latest Reports with Statistics & Trends from Top Industry Sources
1-10 of about 700 reports

Global Content Provider Overview Forecast

  • March 2014
    11 pages
  • Europe  

    World  

View report >

Content Provider Industry in the US

  • August 2015
    64 pages
  • United States  

View report >

Content Provider Industry in Asia Forecast

  • January 2015
    5 pages
  • Content Provide  

  • Asia  

    China  

    India  

View report >

Content Provider Industry in France

  • May 2013
    12 pages
  • Content Provide  

    Mobile Telephon  

  • France  

View report >

Content Provider Industry in Germany

  • January 2014
    52 pages
  • Digital Televis  

    Media  

    Television  

  • Germany  

    Europe  

View report >

Content Provider Industry in the UK Forecast

  • July 2015
    7 pages
  • United Kingdom  

    Europe  

View report >

Content Provider Industry in Asia and China Forecast

  • February 2014
    16 pages
  • Telecom  

  • Asia  

    China  

    Vietnam  

View report >

Content Provider Demand Statistics in Indonesia

  • January 2013
    9 pages
  • Content Provide  

    SMS  

  • Indonesia  

View report >


About 300 reports

Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers
(From € 148 - € 2 800)

Global and Chinese Network TV Industry, 2015 Market Research Report

Global and Chinese Network TV Industry, 2015 Market Research Report

  • € 2 800
  • Industry report
  • August 2015
  • by Prof Research

The 'Global and Chinese Network TV Industry, 2010-2020 Market Research Report' is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Network TV industry with a focus on the Chinese market. ...

Mobile Value-add Services Markets, Applications, And Op ...

June 2015 € 2 396

Global Conditional Access System Market 2015-2019

July 2015 € 2 000

Africa - Fixed Broadband Market - Statistics And Analys ...

July 2015 € 2 000

Global Cellular-based M2m Vas Market 2015-2019

June 2015 € 2 000

Asia Pacific Ott Tv And Video Forecasts

July 2015 € 1 125

Western Europe Ott Tv And Video Forecasts

July 2015 € 1 125

Eastern Europe Middle East And Africa Ott Tv And Video ...

July 2015 € 1 125

Australia - Mobile Broadband Market - Services And Apps

July 2015 € 880

Global Digital Media - The Unstoppable Video Streaming, ...

June 2015 € 880

ReportLinker is an award-winning market research solution that finds, filters and organizes the latest industry data so you get all the market research you need - quickly, in one place.