Vimeo On Demand

Vimeo goes 4K next year

Online video portal Vimeo is to roll out adaptive 4K streaming across its platform, making the service available to all users early in the first quarter of next year. Vimeo will introduce 4K within its embedded player and its Vimeo On Demand service. The company will upgrade its player to incorporate adaptive streaming, which will […]

Vimeo introduces subs payment options

Vimeo is allowing creators to charge a monthly subscription fee for fans to access their content for the first time. The video site said that the rollout marked “the first phase” of new subscription tools for Vimeo On Demand – a pay-per-view content initiative that it launched in 2013 for Vimeo Pro members. Vimeo said […]

Disney’s Maker studios strikes Vimeo deal

Disney-owned multichannel network Maker Studios has signed a deal to with Vimeo to debut content exclusively on the video site. Under the deal, Maker Studios, which has a longstanding relationship with YouTube, will also use the Vimeo on Demand platform to distribute content made by a select number of its creators. This content will be […]

Vimeo investing $10m in indie VOD service

US-based Vimeo is to pump US$10 million in new funding into its on-demand service to aid content creators to work with the platform. Vimeo launched its Vimeo One Demand service a year ago and CEO Kerry Trainor described the new investment as a “broad expansion of resources to support creators”. This will include expanding its […]

Vimeo launches new Neil Labute movie day and date

Online video service Vimeo has made the new Neil Labute feature film Some Girl(s) available on its on-demand service at the same time as it is launched theatrically. The film, based on the play of the same name, stars Kristen Bell and Adam Brody and follows a successful writer (Brody) who, on the eve of […]

Vimeo launches paid-for on-demand service

Vimeo has launched a service that allows Vimeo Pro members to sell content via the video sharing site. Vimeo On Demand will allow content producers to select the price point for their programming as well as the locations in which it will be available. Vimeo said that, after transaction costs have been deducted, the revenue […]