A LITTLE ABOUT US
Diagonal View is an online video production company based in London. Founded in March 2008 by entrepreneur Matt Heiman and TV producer Steve Carey, Diagonal View makes short-form video channels that run on platforms such as YouTube, MSN, Yahoo!, AOL and Facebook.
Covering music, sports, celebrity news, fashion, pets, and even top 10 lists, Diagonal View's videos have been watched over 2 billion times worldwide. In the US, 10% of the population watches Diagonal View's content monthly.
With access to a catalogue of over 2 million hours of video, Diagonal View also works with numerous partners such as Reuters, ITN, ANI, Getty Images, WENN, Audio Network and Pump Audio, as well as producing content in-house. In total, the company produces over 30 videos in-house per week.
In addition, Diagonal View manages a range of 3rd party content channels on YouTube (11 funded channels in total), providing social marketing expertise to build audience, increase engagement time and drive overall subscriber growth.
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OUR LATEST NEWS
October 2013 -
Zig Zag Productions today further strengthens its presence in the magic programming genre with the announcement of a deal to launch its first YouTube channel. Dedicated to up and coming magicians from around the world, the concept for ‘All Time Magic’ is inspired by Diagonal View Productions ‘All Time 10s’ YouTube channel which currently has nearly 1.5 million subscribers.
‘All Time Magic’ will see Zig Zag producing around 10 minutes of new content every week for the channel whilst Diagonal View will bring channel management, audience development and revenue generation expertise to the venture. This marks Zig Zag’s latest move in the magic genre following the recent announcement of the ‘Troy’ (w/t) co production with Group M Entertainment for Channel 4 in the UK, distributed globally by Endemol Worldwide Distribution and the commission of ‘Close Up Kings’ by Discovery.
September 2013 -
Diagonal View is proud to announce the launch of AllTime Conspiracies, a new channel offering facts & theories about the biggest scandals and cover-ups in history. AllTime Conspiracies seeks to build on the huge popularity of Diagonal View's 'AllTime' brand (whose flagship channel AllTime 10s now has over 1.3 million subscribers on YouTube) by presenting compelling and controversial stories in an educational and entertaining short-form documentary format.
Managed by Diagonal View's dedicated social media team, All Time Conspiracies aims to not only satisfy the growing demand for educational video online, but also generate discussion amongst seasoned conspiracists and newcomers alike in a bid to create a highly-engaged online community. With over 100,000 subscribers since its launch in July 2013, 'AllTime Conspiracies' is quickly becoming the premiere destination of well-researched, well-reasoned and well-produced conspiracy content on the web.
March 2013 - Music label Axtone and online video network Diagonal View are pleased to announce their new YouTube partnership.
Aimed at creating a network of music channels tailored specifically for YouTube, this partnership will cover both the production of music videos and the associated growth of a leading music label on the world’s most popular video-sharing platform.
Axtone Records is the label of Swedish DJ/Producer Axwell. Starting out in 2005, Axtone has expanded into a global label that actively signs and releases high-quality house music from all over the world.
Diagonal View Ltd
Diagonal View is an online video production company based in London. Founded in 2008, Diagonal View makes short-form video channels that run on platforms such as YouTube, MSN, Yahoo!, AOL and Facebook.
Additionally, Diagonal View manages a range of 3rd party content channels on YouTube, providing social marketing expertise to a range of high-profile media clients.
February 2013 - Diagonal View announces its 11th fully funded channel on the YouTube
Audience management and community creation for premium content channels is
essential to ensure engagement and active subscribers on YouTube. As brands and
YouTube directly invest to fund premium channels, Diagonal View has established a leadership position among a wide set of partners.
From Sports and Autos to Football and Music, Diagonal View is pleased to announce it now manages 11 funded channels and has seen significant audience engagement and subscription uptake in the past several months.
For further information, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
November 2012 - Diagonal View is delighted to announce the launch of ‘The Best Of’, a new YouTube channel dedicated to the best in legendary music from classic artists.
As Diagonal View’s first fully-managed and fully-produced original funding channel, ‘The Best Of’ will marry timeless music tracks with historic video footage, providing YouTube’s vast community of fans and music lovers with a unique resource that will continue to grow over time.
Diagonal View’s priority will be servicing this community by continuing to provide premium video content that encourages discussion and debate around the culture, trends and history of the era.
In addition to great music tracks, ‘The Best Of’ will provide contemporary context through shared playlists and commentary from current artists, performers, celebrities and emerging YouTube stars.
October 2012 - Diagonal View is pleased to announce its involvement in the launch of four new original programming channels on YouTube.
Launching as part of YouTube’s European original channel initiative, Diagonal View will be acting either directly as producer or as manager of these channels.
The first of these channels – Diagonal View's 'The Best Of’ / https://www.youtube.com/thebestof – will go live on the 1st of November.
August 2012 - Currently launching several major new projects - please check back for a full announcement in October.
August 2012 - Diagonal View is proud to launch its new and improved website. Enjoy.