Vimeo Announces Upgrades To Direct Distribution Platform, Vimeo On Demand
New features give filmmakers more power and control for selling work directly
NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2013
NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Vimeo today announced several new
upgrades to its growing direct distribution platform, Vimeo On Demand,
available to any Vimeo PRO member. The new features bring more versatility to
the platform and improve the toolset that empowers creators to sell original
film and video work on their own terms.
The upgrades to Vimeo On Demand include:
oRent and Own Pricing Options: Creators can offer viewers the ability to
rent (stream) or buy (download) content at separate prices.
oPreorder Availability: All Vimeo On Demand sellers can build buzz and
drive advanced sales by making content available for preorder.
oPromo Code Generator: Filmmakers can create promo codes that enable
viewers to access work at no cost; codes can be sent to press or other
partners and used immediately in the improved Vimeo On Demand checkout.
oAdvanced Statistics: Sellers now get more information about their works,
including trailer plays, paid video plays, and additional revenue details.
In addition, Vimeo On Demand stats are now rolled into a PRO member's
Advanced Stats, which makes them more accessible and easier to understand.
"Vimeo On Demand is constantly evolving to give creators the power to sell
their work on their own terms, while enabling viewers to discover and consume
high-quality content in the best way possible," said Vimeo's President, Dae
Mellencamp. "The new features added today put more control in creators' hands
and give audiences more options to view amazing work."
Vimeo On Demand gives filmmakers the ability to sell their work directly to
viewers with unprecedented control and flexibility, allowing them to set
prices, viewing format (stream or download), and geographical availability,
all while retaining full ownership of their work. Moreover, filmmakers can tap
into Vimeo's growing audience of over 100 million monthly unique visitors
across a full spectrum of connected devices, including desktop, phone, tablet,
connected TV, and game consoles, all in full HD. Since making its debut in
March, Vimeo On Demand has built a global catalog of over 2,000 titles.
For more information regarding Vimeo On Demand, please visit
Vimeo® is the high-quality video platform for creators and their audiences.
Vimeo's mission is to empower and inspire people around the world to create,
share and discover videos. Vimeo has 20M registered members and reaches a
global monthly audience of more than 100M. Founded in 2004 and based in New
York City, Vimeo, LLC is a subsidiary of IAC (NASDAQ: IACI).
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