BBC Global News chooses Taboola as its exclusive content recommendations provider

Recommendation platform, Taboola, has inked a deal with BBC Global News, the home of the BBC’s commercial international news, sport and features content, in which it will become the publisher’s exclusive content recommendations provider.

BBC News reaches 438 million people around the globe each week across TV, online, apps and social media. saw record reach over the past year, with 145 million unique browsers each month. Taboola Feed, a seamlessly integrated feed that provides readers with personalised content for a more engaging experience, enabling monetisation of below-article placements, will be integrated into – the home of BBC News and BBC Sport – in all markets outside the UK, where the publisher is commercially funded.

Its aim is to drive revenue while keeping UX and the integrity of the brand intact, as well as to grow engagement and audiences across the site.

As our readership grows and changes, we constantly seek out technology companies like Taboola which can help us keep pace. Our robust standards for data and quality are paramount and we have chosen to work with Taboola because of the adaptability of their recommendation platform and their understanding of our requirements. We are very much looking forward to forming a fruitful relationship going forward.

Errol Baran, SVP, BBC Global News