Vimeo, the US based video sharing platform announces a module allowing video creators to generate revenue out of contributions made by internet users, thus rewarding the originality and quality of the content posted on the platform.
- "Vimeo Creator Services", a new module for monetizing content posted, on the basis of online mini-contributions. Vimeo has just put up a "tip jar" below the player, allowing the users to support a video creator by making small payments.
- Vimeo also announced on his blog the upcoming launch of an on demand payment system (pay-to-view) allowing creators to set a fee for users to access their videos.
- More on the official blog of Vimeo: http://vimeo.com/blog/post:523