How Netflix uses analytics to help develop hit TV shows

Netflix TV

More so than any other media entity today, Netflix is downright obsessed with original programming. Hardly a secret, the streaming giant has been rather forthright about its plans to make half of its streaming catalog consist of Netflix originals in just a few years time.

"We’ve been on a multiyear transition and evolution toward more of our own content," Netflix CFO David Wells said back in 2016. At the time, Wells divulged that approximately one-third of Netflix's library was comprised of original content, a figure which has likely risen considerably since then. Indeed, Netflix's laser-like focus on developing and acquiring exclusive content is why the company plans on spending upwards of $8 billion on content in 2018 alone.

Continue reading...

BGR Top Deals:

  1. Amazon has the SNES Classic Edition in stock if you hurry!
  2. Today’s best deals: $20 cord-free earbuds, best Fire TV accessory, waterproof speaker, Crock-Pots, more

Trending Right Now:

  1. The most mysterious Android phone of the year is coming to Verizon and AT&T
  2. Google might’ve just accidentally confirmed the Pixel 3’s design
  3. International group of scientists suggest that octopuses might actually be aliens

How Netflix uses analytics to help develop hit TV shows originally appeared on BGR.com on Thu, 17 May 2018 at 19:26:46 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Post Tagged with ,

Comments are closed.