Telemundo Media, Weather Company Create Digital PartnershipTelmundo Media To Integrate Weather Co. content Into Its Digital Properities 5/01/2013 8:08 AM Eastern
Telemundo Media has partnered with The Weather Company to integrate weather content into the Spanish-language content provider's digital properities, executives from both companies said.
The partnership will allow Telemundo to integrate local forecast info and other Weather information in in Telemundo’s main navigation bar. In addition, Telmundo will be able to sell advertising, including multiscreen sponsorships, across Weather’s Spanish-language digital properties, including espanol.weather.com and on The Weather Channel’s Spanish-language based domestic apps for mobile and tablet.
Additional partnership elements will include integrating Weather Co. products such as alerts, as well as custom video content across Telemundo's digital properties.
Weather.com receives over 5 million monthly U.S. Hispanic unique visitors on the web with more than 40 million monthly page views, and more than 6 million monthly unique U.S. Hispanic visitors on mobile, according to a Comscore 2013 report.
“In developing these new and engaging custom platforms with outstanding brands such as The Weather Company, Telemundo offers great entertainment for the U.S. Hispanic audience while also breaking new ground in content distribution,” said Peter Blacker, Executive Vice President of Digital and Emerging Media, Telemundo Media in a statement. “Whether it’s providing local movie times or the latest weather forecast for your loved ones back home, Telemundo is focused on meeting consumer demand for up-to-the-minute content. The incredible popularity of weather.com and Telemundo Media’s reach as the No. 1 producer of Spanish-language content in the U.S. makes this a seamless and natural partnership for us.”