BBC Earth

YouTube channel ratings show German, French success

German motoring channel Motorvision is the most-watched original YouTube channel in the EU with 69 million views, placing it top of the list of official YouTube channels in the EU region. French comedy channels Studio Bagel and Ponk are the second and third most-watched with 63 million and 53 million respectively. BBC Earth follows with […]

BBC Worldwide to phase out Global iPlayer

BBC Worldwide is due to phase out the Global iPlayer as part of CEO Tim Davie’s vision for the future of the BBC’s commercial arm. Announcing a three point plan today, Davie said he aimed to increase investment in content, establish new global brands, and focus on digital innovation – part which will see BBCWW […]

ProSieben MAXX to launch BBC Earth branded block

New German free-to-air channel ProSieben MAXX is due to launch a branded block of BBC Earth content in September, after agreeing a deal with BBC commercial arm BBC Worldwide. The agreement is for 300 hours of BBC Earth content, with the BBC Earth block to air on ProSieben MAXX twice a day on weekdays – […]