We have started “Ameba,” which focuses on blogs in 2004. Since then, we offer various media services while translating the changes in the Internet industry into new services.
In 2016, we entered the growing video business and launched “ABEMA,” a hybrid entertainment of TV and video aiming to be a mass medium.
“ABEMA” A hybrid entertainment of TV and video (Released in April 2016)
An original service that offers about 20 channels with 24hours programming.
Exceeded 52 million downloads in four years after the launch.
ABEMA is a hybrid of linear TV and video.
The shows broadcast on linear TV are added to the on-demand lineup.
Revenue streams are “advertising” and “subscription”
ABEMA has one of the largest MAUs in the country with many young users.
Competitive Advantage of “ABEMA”
- TV-quality programs
- Technical ability to create a service with high usability
- Healthy existing businesses back financial stability to invest
Nation’s largest blog service
more than 19,500 celebrities (As of June, 2016) have their official blogs on Ameba. It achieved 2.8 billion monthly page views in June 2017.
Released in September, 2004.
One of the largest online dating services in Japan
"Tapple" is an online dating service which users can find partners by their common interests such as food, movie, or sports. The users have exceeded 4 million, and more than 50% of them are 20 to 24 years old. Users can register any time for free, experience the encounter with the one he/she will fall in love by simply tap a picture they are interested in.
Released in May, 2014.