LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Media noble Oprah Winfrey is expanding her online sovereignty by teaming adult with a Huffington Post for a territory dedicated to a discuss uncover horde that will rivet her audience, a Oprah Winfrey Network pronounced on Wednesday.
The Huffington Post Oprah section will launch in August, and will curate calm from Oprah.com, that facilities a sign “Live Your Best Life” and accompanies Winfrey’s OWN TV programming with videos, articles and recommendation on health, conform and culture.
The territory also will rise strange calm with Oprah.com, OWN and Huffington Post editors, and interactively rivet with readers.
“Oprah was about rendezvous and flawlessness prolonged before rendezvous and flawlessness ruled a web. And given those qualities are deeply embedded in a DNA of both OWN and HuffPost, I’m gay that we’ll be operative together to increase a review on vital a best lives,” Arianna Huffington pronounced in a statement.
Winfrey, 58, a ‘Queen of Talk’ who revolutionized discuss shows with her intimate, confessional cot format on “The Oprah Winfrey” Show that initial aired in a 1980s, has seen her Oprah Winfrey Network onslaught to bond to her TV assembly with her brew of interviews and feel-good programs.
Earlier this year, a network laid off 30 staff members and canceled a heavily hyped Rosie O’Donnell speak uncover that unsuccessful to yield a ratings boost for a fledgling channel, sketch in an normal of 180,000 daily viewers as of March.
Winfrey’s partnership with Huffington Post will concede her to strech a news aggregator website’s 36.9 million monthly users, with a wish of recouping some of her pivotal audience, women ages 25 to 54. Oprah now is followed by 11.5 million users on Twitter and 7 million fans on Facebook.
Talk uncover hosts such as Katie Couric, Dr Phil, Bill Maher and Ricki Lake have contributed to Huffington Post‘s blogosphere in a past while Ellen DeGeneres and Anderson Cooper have their possess dedicated aggregator news pages. But this is a initial time a site has collaborated with a horde to rise a dedicated section.
(Reporting By Piya Sinha-Roy; Editing by incline Tourtellotte)R Soft Web Hosting