Two of Barrett's friends started VHX
and needed help building out a financial model and a payout system.
Another optimization technique VHX publishers use is offering promo codes for discounts to specific customers.
Pugh says VHX provides automated and human advice to all its publishers based on evaluation of customer data.
With the addition of VHX
, Vimeo now offers a streaming ecosystem for individual creators, niche programmers and major media partners to offer subscription video on demand channels.
Likewise, Numa Perrier, co-founder and chief content officer of Black&Sexy TV, notes how her company of just five full-time employees makes as much money in 1 month as it does in an entire year on YouTube, thanks to its subscription offering through the VHX platform.
The VHX CEO says a large number of the creators on VHX offer nothing more than "ongoing serial programming that's released weekly-ish," which subscribers are consistently willing to pay to access.
"We view direct-to-fan distribution as totally additive to all of the above," says VHX
co-founder and CEO Jamie Wilkinson.
.tv is a direct-to-fan distribution platform built for premium video.
The series will be distributed through various digital platforms like Amazon Instant Video and VHX
early next year.
The pictures were recorded using an optical microscope (VHX
The obtained thickness was characterized in transmission mode using Digital microscope, VHX
1000E (Keyence, Japan), for pigment dispersion.