What is iQIYI and how to get started
iQiyi, also known as 爱奇艺 or Aiqiyi, is one of China's largest online video sites with over 500 million monthly active users and has produced many highly successful shows.
Iqiyi, also known as 爱奇艺 or Aiqiyi, is one of China’s largest online video sites with over 500 million monthly active users and has produced many highly successful shows.
Founded in 2010 by tech giant Baidu, China’s dominating search engine, iQIYI is currently the top streaming platform for market share in the VOD (video on demand) service market in China, one of the largest online video sites in the world. The company went public in the U.S. stock market in 2018.
With at least 65% of its content produced in-house, iQIYI is also the network behind the nation’s household names, such as “Story of Yanxi Palace,” which had a record-breaking 15 billion views on the day its finale was released.
iQIYI features a mix of content ranging from professionally produced to user-generated content, with 65% of its content produced in-house. It has successfully made many record-breaking dramas and TV shows in China, such as the costume drama “Story of Yanxi Palace” and the talent show “Youth with You.”
Besides its wild success in China, iQiyi has also been growing internationally. It presents the hottest dramas, popular variety, exclusive movies, and awesome anime with multilingual support, from Korean to Japanese, English, and Chinese.
How To Get Started On iQiyi
iQiyi provides partnerships ranging from content collaboration to commercial advertising. To get started, submit your company’s information and intent of collaboration at https://www.iq.com/intl-common/partnerShip.html.