About Yidio: The Leading Independent Online TV Guide

Yidio is the premier cross platform search and discovery app for TV Shows & Movies on the web, your phone, tablet or smart tv. As a free service, users can easily search & discover over 1 million TV Shows and Movies across hundreds of premium free and paid content services like Netflix, Hulu & Amazon all in one place. Available in both the iOS and Android app stores, Yidio transforms your phone, tablet and TV into a personal on demand home theater giving you the ability to watch anything, anywhere. Founded in 2008, Yidio (short for “Your Internet Video”) is headquartered in San Francisco and available on the iOS, Android app stores and the Web. www.yidio.com/app

Quick Facts

  • Over 8 million registered users
  • Millions of engaged users & installs
  • Over 1 million TV Shows & movies
  • Profitable, angel-backed startup located in San Francisco's SOMA district.
  • Angel investors include Alan Warms, CEO of Appolicious, VP/GM of Yahoo, CEO/Co-Founder of Buzz Tracker, Jim Collis and Bill Luby of Seaport Capital, Lon Chow of Apex Venture Partners and Jamie Crouthamel CEO/Founder Performics.
  • Advisors include Tim Mayer formally at Yahoo

Total Entertainment Guide

More channels, devices, networks, and services mean more options than ever for watching TV shows, movies and videos. Yidio is dedicated to enabling consumers to manage their entertainment activities across the many services available for free or by subscription. By pulling in data from hundreds of sources to aggregate the most accurate viewing directory possible, Yidio's TV guide offers complete episode information and links to watch a show wherever it is available, including broadcast schedules.

Personalized Discovery Tools

Create a personalized profile that tracks favorite shows, from a custom TV schedule for first run episodes to daily reminders via Facebook, Twitter or email. Discovering new shows and content is easy with recommendations based on social actions on Yidio, including watching & liking content, adding content to your favorites, and sharing with friends.

Entertainment News

Yidio's editorial team keeps viewers up-to-date on breaking news about new episodes, behind the scenes stories, original interviews, celebrity gossip, and online tv and social trends. Yidio's users can easily tune into a daily stream of hot topics centered on the shows and movies they care about the most.


Millions of viewers watch television and movies through Yidio. Highly concentrated in the 18-34 segment, the introduction of new social features launched Yidio to the top of TV guide follower lists on Facebook and Twitter. Facebook fans engage in lively discussions, debates and polls about media, tv shows, and gossip daily.

Advertising and Sponsorship

The connection we make between our passionate users and the content they love makes Yidio a ready-made platform to engage with your target audience. Leading advertisers have found success with engagement ads and video ads.

Content Distribution

Introduce your exciting and interesting new web content with the leading driver of full episodes and clips. Content owners and syndicators can reach a diverse and international audience of WebTV, TV and movie lovers on the Yidio platform.

Yidio Office Location

650 Mission Street, First Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105