Vimeo Unveils Monetization Schemes for Content Creators
Vimeo, the popular video sharing site for independent content creators, has introduced a means for producers to make money by having viewers contribute voluntarily via the "Tip Jar," the company anounced today. The company is also rolling out a pay-per-view scenario on a limited basis. Unlike YouTube and Blip, Vimeo does not carry in-stream advertising which is typically the way that content creators make money. For an overview on the new revenue scenarios, we spoke with Vimeo Kerry Trainor.