TROY, Mich., May 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Socialgist announced today a strategic partnership with Reddit, the home of online conversation. The hugely popular platform known as "The Front Page of the Internet" will rely on Socialgist's infrastructure and services to deliver world-class data products. This will ensure important insights are available to those interested in understanding and engaging with Reddit's highly active community.
"Brands have long sought to fully engage with Reddit's enormous and enthusiastic user base, learn what they care about and how best to reach them," said Jon Oelman SVP at Socialgist. "Bringing Reddit's public API onboard will open powerful tools for the analytic community and their customers to gain valuable insights from one of the top global social platforms. We're thrilled to help such a prominent platform and more importantly work with the great people on the Reddit team."
This partnership marks the first time that public Reddit data will be commercially available for analytics while adhering to the Reddit compliance standards. Approved customers will be able to leverage the massive scale of Reddit, a top 10 website in the US with over 270 million global monthly users.
"We're excited to partner with Socialgist as the Reddit community continues to grow," said Alex Riccomini, director of business development and media partnerships at Reddit. "Authentic conversations take place on Reddit every day that lend an ear to brands who are invested in understanding sentiment and perception. With Socialgist, brands can gain valuable insights while maintaining compliance with our existing API — something that's top of mind for us."
Socialgist works with the world's leading platforms including YouTube, SINA Weibo, Foursquare, Disqus and many others. Socialgist supports the largest users of social media data in the world, including enterprise-class social media listening applications, business intelligence algorithms, and predictive modeling for finance and research. Socialgist provides two core services, sourcing of specific social media data sources and data management. Socialgist secures and manages social data for the largest companies and largest brands in the world, so they don't have to. For more information visit www.socialgist.com, follow us @socialgistcorp or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reddit, dubbed "the front page of the Internet", is the home of conversation online. Communities are built around users submitting, voting and commenting on content, stories and discussions centered around their passions. With over 270 million global users monthly, Reddit is home to the most open and authentic conversations on the Internet. For more information, visit about.reddit.com.
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