Mark Mulligan

YouTube Just Broke The Chart’s Back

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
Or rather the music industry just broke the chart’s back with YouTube, although it doesn’t realise it yet. And here’s why… It is normal when switching between old and new worlds to use equivalents,…
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Paid Content Analyst: MIDiA Research Is Hiring

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
We’re looking for a Paid Content Analyst to join our small but quickly growing team. The position will be based in our London Tileyard office. The analyst will provide analysis on digital content monetization…
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MIDiA Chart Of The Week: Mobile App Buyers

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
The global mobile app market was worth $35 billion in 2015 with revenue market share virtually split down the middle between Apple and Google. A host of big mobile app publishers such as King.com, Supercell…
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MIDiA Chart Of The Week: YouTube Subscribers

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
Video is eating the world and as it does so YouTube’s role is evolving in a subtle but crucial way. YouTube used to be the undisputed home of short form video but that role is now challenged by Facebook…
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MIDiA Predictions 2016: Video Eats The World

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
With 2015 rapidly drawing to a close we have taken the opportunity to present the big trends that MIDiA Research believes will shape digital content and media in 2016.  The entire findings are available…
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MIDiA Data Point Of The Day: Download Buyers

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
The standout sales success of Adele over recent week has many permutations, not least of which is the keen reminder that many millions of people still buy downloads and CDs. The  streaming transition…
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Quick Take: Believe Digital Licenses QQ Music

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
Following hot on the heals of last week’s Yonder Celcom deal in Malaysia , indie label distributor Believe Digital announced a licensing deal with Chinese telco Tencent’s QQ Music service.  Although…
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