Algolia for Media

Delight and engage your target audience, increase subscriptions

Our hosted search service enables media companies to build lightning-fast search and powerful personalization into their websites and applications.

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AI-powered search and recommendations designed for media streaming sites and publications.

Search & Discovery for Media with Algolia

Media leading brands rely on Algolia

The Times
Financial Times
The Times
Algolia is a breeze to work with...our editorial team has seen significant productivity improvements when building the daily online edition of The Times and weekly edition of The Sunday Times, with search being 300–500 times faster than our prior solution.

Matt Taylor

Edition production manager @ The Times
Our goal at 8Tracks is to push the barrier on what’s possible in terms of music discovery. That wouldn’t be possible without Algolia’s API.

Rémi Gabillet

Co-founder & CTO @ 8Tracks

Let users read, see or hear all about it

Accurate and personalized search results and recommendations for media sites and publications.

A gratifying and seamless discovery journey

Whether users are looking for a specific movie or browsing for interesting news articles, the most relevant content should find them instantly. It’s not about a specific channel, it’s about Search, Browse and Recommendations working together to satisfy every need at that very moment. 

With our APIs, building a delightful digital experience is no longer the advantage only had by market leaders. Our engine combines powerful AI models with flexibility for human control to properly target and fine tune the right content for the right audience. Engage your visitors instantly, deliver what they need, and win loyalty.

Crawl, index and make available all your content, no matter where it's stored.

Index all your content and put it motion for your users

Your content might be scattered over different data sources, including a few legacy systems. However a good discovery journey should enable your users to get access to all of your content, including fresh reports or articles in publications, bite sized content pieces, or long form documents.

Our engine can query multiple content indices simultaneously, to enable federated discovery. You can use either our media crawler or traditional indexing methods to create one centralized database, to drive engagement across all of your assets.

Seamless search end recommendation experiences for users across the globe.

Responsive and scalable, anywhere in the world

In today’s world, instant gratification is key. Regardless of users’ location or device, they are looking for constant availability and high responsiveness of their favorite apps or websites. 

Packaged into robust APIs with highly secured and scalable infrastructure, and with the ability to support any language, our Search and Recommend products ensure that your media consumers will always stay connected with you through fast and relevant discovery experience.

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