MUMBAI: VidMate, a free video downloader app has appointed Ventes Avenues as its exclusive sales partner for India to look after VidMate in-app advertising inventory in India. VidMate currently has 180 Million MAU and 40 Million DAU in India.
VidMate’s USP lies in the fact that it seamlessly steps in to fill in the void by capturing video streaming from popular websites and saving it as a file on your device. Its strength lies evenly across 1500+ cities/towns/ with special mention of 67% audience from Tier 2, 3, 4 markets.
Key points to be noted on VidMate are that 82% of the audience is between 18-34 age group. Daily average time spent is 26 minutes (beating the industry estimate of 25 minutes). Google searchfor VidMate is 4x more than that of other similar OTT apps. Devise break up of VidMate users is: Xiaomi 26%, Samsung 23%, Vivo 14%, Oppo 13%, Realme 5%. Furthermore, it supports sharp interest & language targeting and third party click & impressions trackers.
Harry Yang, Sales Director of Flat Ad, which is global exclusive agent of VidMate, says “VidMate was incubated in UC Web back in 2013, it has witnessed 500 million downloads till now from over 180 countries who like to get free HD videos and music along with MP3 files from multiple platforms. VidMate is a free and safe application which provides reliable downloads all over the world. This has helped us recognise the opportunity of mobile advertising and hence we have decided to partner with Ventes Avenues in India. Their experience clubbed with their network will help us make good inroads in a short amount of time by offering innovative advertising solutions and services in the mobile branding space in India. ”
Fauzan A Rahim, Co-Founder Ventes Avenues, commented “We at Ventes Avenues are delighted to represent VidMate in India. Ventes believes in pushing the envelope by continuing to partner with new publishers who have captured the Indian audiences with their ground-breaking numbers.
Recently, since we are all under lockdown; we have seen a huge surge in OTT consumption in India(83% of VidMate users are using 4G/WIFI), & consequently VidMate numbers have also grown. We are offering high impact, brand safe ad units on VidMate. We have immense trust in this partnership and strongly believe that we can touch new heights together.”