SAN FRANCISCO, April 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Content published by WAVE Sports Media was seen more than one billion times in March, a new milestone for the 18-month old company that is fast-becoming the publisher to follow for young sports fans. WAVE reaches over 150M gen-z and millennial sports fans each month across Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat, and Twitter. The number includes viewership derived from more than 120 sports channels across Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat.
The next WAVE of sports media is here.
In just 18-months, WAVE has outpaced legacy and digital media companies, including Overtime, Netflix, Discovery, Viacom, FirstMedia, The New York Times and many others (Shareablee). Overall, the company’s presence across social platforms, including Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, and Twitter have continued to grow. Total video views are up to 1.17B monthly, representing a 68% increase from January. Total following across social has surpassed 30M, and is growing at nearly 5% month over month.
WAVE is sports media for the next generation of sports fans catering to their preferred form of consumption – social media.
WAVE is one of the largest and fastest growing sports media companies in the world with over 30M followers, 1.17B monthly content views, 75M engagements per month, and 120+ channels across Instagram, Snap, Facebook, and Twitter.
WAVE moved up in the Shareablee US Media Power Rankings, climbing from #20 in February to #17 in March.
WAVE has also maintained momentum on Shareablee Sports Media Power Rankings index at #4, which it reached in February after moving up from #6 in January.