Episode 129: August Events, MyCamMatch Information, FSC Consent Workshops
Welcome (or welcome back) to the Camland Podcast! This week your host is Webcam Startup CEO Aerie Saunders.
(Camland Podcast) MV Promo Blaster now posts to MV Social– Manyvids has extended its Promo Blaster feature beyond Twitter. The original MV Promo Blaster was suspected of triggering Twitter shadow bans, but continues to be popular among models. The new MV Social Promo Blaster only allows models to reduce the frequency of video sales posts.
(Camland Podcast) SoulCams boosts payout up to 10% through August 25, 2020– SoulCams is offering models a raised payout percentage to offset any “summer slowdown” they’re seeing in their bank account! Models earning over $250 between August 11-25, 2020 will receive a bonus of 5% of earnings. Models earning over $500 in the period will receive a bonus of 10% of earnings.
(Camland Podcast) FSC plans consent workshops for performers and directors– The Free Speech Coalition (FSC), an adult industry advocacy organization, has announced that it will be offering 2 online workshops focused on negotiating consent on-set and during content trades. The workshops are on August 20 and September 3, 2020 as part of INSPIRE webinar series.
(Camland Podcast) AWSummit splits from AWMedia, names Roxana Chirila CEO– AWMedia, the parent company behind AWSummit, has announced that they have spun off the popular B2B event into its own company. Roxana Chirila, the former Event Director for AWMedia, has been named the CEO and co-owner of the new AWSummit organization.
(Camland Podcast) Molly Stewart tapped to host 2020 XBIZ Cam Awards– Camgirl and pro porn performer Molly Stewart to host virtual XBIZ Cam Awards ceremony on Aug. 27, 2020.
(Camland Podcast) Flirt4Free announces winners for Flirt Summit Cancun 2020– Flirt4Free plans to go ahead with event in November 2020, reveals 60 winners of hotel and airfare to Mexico.
(Camland Podcast) DomCon LA goes digital– The virtual DomCon LA will run August 28-30, 2020, and includes adult industry-focused classes on Friday, then a variety of public workshops on Saturday and Sunday. There will also be virtual versions of the popular social events Fetish Ball and Play Party.
(Camland Podcast) Pineapple Support Grief and Loss Support Group (September 2, 2020)– Adult industry mental health organization Pineapple Support is offering a free 6 week support group for performers facing loss and grief in their lives. The group meets on Wednesdays at 12pm Pacific/3pm Eastern time starting on September 2, 2020.
(Camland Podcast) APAG announces 2020 officer and board elections– The Adult Performers Actors Guild has released its 2020 election information and opened nominations for positions on its board as well as all officer positions. There are 7 board member spaces open, and the election will also cover the positions of President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, and Sergeant At Arms.
(Camland Podcast) Exclusv.Life reveals a long list of updates for summer 2020– New fan club platform Exclusv.Life has been busy in quarantine! Not content to just work on their back-end workflow to speed up their already fast, free, no minimum, on-demand payout process, their developers have been tinkering with features that models have suggested changes and updates for.
(Webcam Startup) Attract and Connect with New Fans on MyCamMatch– MyCamMatch is designed to attract customers from across the internet and from various cam sites to the model who is optimal for their business. It is an in-depth directory with a built-in search engine. Built to connect customers with their ideal model across multiple sites, this is the first “search engine” for customers looking for adult cam shows. Customers can use this social network to connect with models that provide the services they want, and models can get listed in the directory to increase their exposure to potential customers.
(Webcam Startup) The Fundamentals of Indie Porn and Cam Success– Models in the indie adult community have many added pressures that other adult industry workers don’t have to deal with. Indie workers have the responsibility of managing and promoting themselves, as well as handling their own finances, making “executive” decisions and calls that an agent or company would otherwise do in the mainstream porn scene, and creating their own schedule. While no “road to success” is paved with the same stones, there are key concepts that stretch across almost every success story that can help indie cam models and content creators succeed in a market that is currently saturated with content, performers, and customers.
(Camland Podcast) CamSoda returns to MMA fight promotion– Cam site turned PR stunt factory CamSoda is returning to fight promotion, 2 years after launching CamSoda Legends back in 2018. The event will stream live from Thailand at fightcircus.com on Saturday, August 22 at 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern time. The stream is free to watch, though viewers are also able to donate to COVID relief throughout the fight (the receiving charity is not listed).
(Camland Podcast) Manyvids Decade Throwback Contest (August 22-30, 2020)– Manyvids Decade Throwback contest is looking for your vintage style photos for over $6k in prize money.