Yahoo Maktoob revamps its homepage
Partnership announced with video content producer, UTURN
March 25, 2014 12:11 by kippreport
Yahoo Maktoob has revamped its homepage with a personal design for both its English and Arabic editions in the Middle East region and Africa. The revamp is consistent across PCs, tablets and smartphones.
It also announced a partnership with producer of original video content in Saudi Arabia, UTURN. Yahoo Maktoob will launch a UTURN channel in April on its video platform Yahoo Screen, which will feature UTURN’s new productions throughout 2014, including comedy series, a library of UTURN’s best videos and exclusive content, such as behind-the-scenes videos.
The new homepage also features a real-time news feed with a ‘save for later’ functionality.
According to the company’s latest figures Yahoo Maktoob has a user base of 60 million monthly users across the Middle East region.