AOL

Learn how our API makes it possible for AOL to access millions of images and videos from Getty Images' vast collection of editorial and creative content accessible from within their platform.

Who they are:

  • Global online services and media company
  • Develops, grows, and invests in brands and websites, including The Huffington Post, TechCrunch, Moviefone, Engadget, MapQuest, Stylelist and about.me
  • Products and services include content creation, advertising platform, local content, membership services, and AOL ventures

What they needed:

  • Access to an extensive library of high-quality and timely editorial and creative content
  • A single, resusable repository of images for all their media entities
  • A solution with powerful search capabilities to improve employee efficiency in content discovery and editing
  • Extensive metadata to improve proper crediting of content shown
  • The ability to ingest and host our content within their own platform

How we helped:

  • Access to over 40 million images and over a million videos through our Editorial Subscription and Premium Access offerings
  • Real-time availability of new content as it is uploaded to Getty Images
  • API allows real-time queries and full downloads of content to be stored and hosted within AOL