What will be the biggest challenge for the digital media industry in 2016?

Digital media - challenges 2016 The statistic shows information on the projected challenges for the digital media industry worldwide in 2016. During a 2015 survey of media companies, 60 percent of respondents stated that they believed monetization would be the biggest challenge of 2016. Digital media continues to grow worldwide, with forecasts predicting that the number of digital video users will grow from 306.71 million in 2015 to almost 490 million in 2021. Digital music, games, and publishing are all forecast to experience similar growth.
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Share of respondents
Monetization60%
Content distribution20%
Mobile optimization14%
Incorporation of analytics5%
Other1%
Share of respondents
Monetization60%
Content distribution20%
Mobile optimization14%
Incorporation of analytics5%
Other1%

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The statistic shows information on the projected challenges for the digital media industry worldwide in 2016. During a 2015 survey of media companies, 60 percent of respondents stated that they believed monetization would be the biggest challenge of 2016. Digital media continues to grow worldwide, with forecasts predicting that the number of digital video users will grow from 306.71 million in 2015 to almost 490 million in 2021. Digital music, games, and publishing are all forecast to experience similar growth.
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Release date
December 2015
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
September 2015
Special properties
among media companies
Method of interview
Online survey
Supplementary notes
The source says that it received "hundreds of responses from media companies across the country and world."
The source does not provide a date of survey. The online survey for companies to take part in was published in September 2015.

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