Episode 138: Halloween Contests, YNOT Awards Nominees Announced
Welcome (or welcome back) to the Camland Podcast! This week your host is Webcam Startup CEO Aerie Saunders.
(Camland Podcast) Manyvids “Trick or Treat” Halloween Contest (Oct.19-31, 2020)– Popular clip site Manyvids has announced that they’re ready for spooky season to begin! The annual Halloween contest is a paid voting contest, similar to their weekly “Winning Wednesday” contests, but with a longer duration.
(Camland Podcast) APClips Halloween Costume Contest (ends Oct. 31, 2020)– Clip site and fanclub platform APClips has a Halloween Costume Contest that is already underway. The contest is paid-voting based, with 1 token = 1 vote. Members can vote for as many performers as they want, as often as they want. Models receive all of the tokens used to vote for them.
(Camland Podcast) xHamster Creators Halloween Contest 2020– Tube site xHamster has announced that it is running a Halloween video contest for verified performers in its new Creators Program. The winning video will be selected by xHamster staff, and will be featured in a blog post and announced on Twitter and Reddit. The winner will also receive a $1,000 cash prize.
(Camland Podcast) Manyvids Talent Show Vid Contest (Oct.23-27, 2020)– Popular clip site Manyvids has announced that they’re running yet another contest in October. This time, videos tagged with specific categories will have their engagement (views, likes, comments, and reviews) tracked from October 23 to 27, and the video with the most engagement will win its creator a $150 cash prize.
(Camland Podcast) Exxxotica postpones Washington DC event until 2021– The Exxxotica event in Washington DC has been rescheduled again due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Originally postponed from June to December 2020, the event has now been rescheduled for June 11-13, 2021.
(Camland Podcast) MyDirtyHobby provides performers for virtual Venus Berlin trade show– European cam site MyDirtyHobby has revealed that they have been working behind-the-scenes with industry trade show Venus Berlin to create the “My Dirty Venus” virtual event. Venus Berlin, which runs from October 22 to 25, 2020, will be an online-only event this year, and MyDirtyHobby will be supplying over 200 of their top models to entertain conference attendees.
(Camland Podcast) 2020 YNOT Awards Nominees Announced– YNOT announces full slate of nominees for business and executive awards, set to be handed out in a virtual awards show on December 5, 2020.
(Camland Podcast) Kinkbomb Halloween Costume Contest 2020 (ends Oct. 30)– Kinkbomb launches Halloween contest on Twitter with $900 in total cash prizes.
(Camland Podcast) ImLive and Playboy sponsor Pineapple Support– Adult industry mental health organization Pineapple Support has snagged a pair of high-profile sponsors with legendary brand Playboy and cam site ImLive.
(Camland Podcast) Cam4 Halloween Boost Contest (Oct. 26-Nov. 1, 2020)– Cam4 launches a Halloween contest for North American models who get “boosts” paid for by viewers.
(Camland Podcast) Flirt4Free launches Halloween contests with $20,000 in cash prizes– Flirt4Free has announced a handful of Halloween contests for performers with a total prize value of over $20,000! They have a full slate of contests, including a Twitter engagement contest, 2 contests for pumpkin gifts, and a daily costume contest for performers. Everything kicks off on October 26, 2020.
(Webcam Startup) Where to Promote your Adult Fan Club / OnlyFans– Finding a place to promote your adult fan club can be stressful, hard, and downright tiring. Getting stuck in the monotony of sending out a tweet stating you posted a new piece of content and crossing your fingers and toes hoping it reaches a person who might be interested is simply not going to cut it. One of the biggest parts of adult fan clubs is the promotional aspect, which will likely account for half of the time you actually dedicate to the fan club.
(Webcam Startup) xHamster launches Creator Program to monetize free videos– Tube site xHamster has finally launched its expanded Creators Program that will allow performers to earn income from their free videos posted on the platform. Unlike the Pornhub Verified Amateur program, which allows performers to monetize their free content from their first video, xHamster has more requirements.
(Webcam Startup) Choosing a Cam Shift: Day vs Night– As you set your schedule, one of the choices you’ll have to make is whether to cam during daylight hours or if you’ll become a night owl. While you may naturally gravitate to one or the other, each shift has its own set of strengths and weaknesses.
(Camland Podcast) WCSU Webinar: Episode 5– Topics include the end of IndieBill and alternatives for high-payout sites, as well as the market for feet pics–and the reality of the foot fetish niche.
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