Podcast 142: Black Friday / Cyber Monday, Virtual Award Shows and Summits

Episode 142: Black Friday / Cyber Monday, Virtual Award Shows and Summits

Welcome (or welcome back) to the Camland Podcast! This week your host is Webcam Startup CEO Aerie Saunders.

News:

(Camland Podcast) LoyalFans rolls out updates to live streaming feature– LoyalFans allows models to restrict viewers of live streams, record and re-stream shows.
(Camland Podcast) XBIZ 2021 will be online (Jan. 11-14)– Adult industry media group XBIZ has launched the website for its 2021 XBIZ trade show, which will be fully virtual. Presented by Chaturbate, the event takes place from January 11 to 14, 2021, and will feature three individual educational tracks targeting talent, content production, and digital media.
(Camland Podcast) NMG Management and AltPlayGround sponsor Pineapple Support– Two more adult businesses have stepped up to sponsor adult industry mental health organization Pineapple Support at the “Supporter Level”. Online swingers’ community AltPlayGround.net and brand management company NMG Management have both signed on to help finance the therapy services offered by Pineapple Support.
(Camland Podcast) 2021 XBIZ Awards Nominees announced– XBIZ has announced the nominees for the 2021 XBIZ Awards, presented by MyFreeCams. This year, the ceremony will be presented virtually on January 14 on XBIZ.tv. Voting begins on November 23.
(Camland Podcast) Pornhub Awards 2020 Nominees Announced– Pornhub has announced the nominees for its Pornhub Awards 2020. The third annual event will be fully virtual this year, streaming live on December 15, 2020 at 4pm Pacific/7pm Eastern time. Winners will be selected using a combination of an analytics-based algorithm and staff input, as well as fan voting in specific categories.
(Camland Podcast) YNOT Summit 2.0 schedule released (Dec. 1-3, 2020)– YNOT has revealed the full schedule for YNOT Summit 2.0, a virtual event taking place from December 1-3, 2020.
(Camland Podcast) FSC to host INSPIRE webinar about getting hired by major porn studios (Dec. 3, 2020)– The Free Speech Coalition (FSC) has invited a group of porn studios to present a webinar targeted at amateur and independent performers who are interested in being hired by major studios for pro shoots.
(Camland Podcast) Pornhub / Modelhub Black Friday Sale (Nov. 27-30, 2020)– Tube site Pornhub and its video sales platform Modelhub are running a Black Friday sale that discounts content without reducing model payout! The discount comes from Pornhub’s share of revenue–models will still receive 65% of the original price. In addition to the discount on videos, Pornhub is giving away $1,000 in cash to a model every day of the sale.
(Camland Podcast) 2021 AVN Awards Nominees announced– AVN has announced the nominees for the 2021 AVN Awards, presented by MyFreeCams. This year, the ceremony will be presented virtually on January 23 on AVN Stars.
(Camland Podcast) IWantClips Holiday Clip Promotion– Popular femdom clips site IWantClips has announced that they are again going to feature holiday-themed videos on the site. They have a special promo page with a graphic link on the main IWantClips homepage to feature videos and studios that choose to participate. All clips must feature a clear “holiday” theme.
(Camland Podcast) BongaCams Black Friday / Cyber Monday Token Sale– Freemium cam site BongaCams has announced that it will be discounting token packages on Black Friday (November 27, 2020) and Cyber Monday (November 30, 2020).
(Camland Podcast) Lalexpo postpones 2021 Colombia event– Lalexpo (Latin America Adult Business Expo) has announced that it will be postponing its flagship Columbia event, originally scheduled for February 2021.
(Camland Podcast) Cams.com 2020 Spanksgiving Contest (ends Dec. 1, 2020)– Cams.com has announced that its BDSM-themed “Spanksgiving” contest is back for another year. Members can send models virtual “gifts” from the Spanksgiving BDSM category. The model who receives the most gifts will receive a cash prize.
(Camland Podcast) Manyvids Black Friday / Cyber Monday 2020 promotions– Manyvids discounts MV Gear, tokens, and Premium Membership for models and members.
(Camland Podcast) 2021 Live Cam Awards pre-nominations open– Pre-nominations for the 2021 Live Cam Awards are now open. The event, scheduled for March 15, 2021, will no longer include a live, in-person awards show and gala event. Instead, winners will be announced on the Live Cam Awards website.
(Camland Podcast) Flirt4Free Black Friday Contests (Nov. 26-29, 2020)– Cam site Flirt4Free has announced that they will be running 4 days of contests with cash prizes for the American Thanksgiving long weekend.
(Camland Podcast) Bella French to cam on MV Live on November 26, 2020– Manyvids CEO returns to cam to raise 50,000 tokens to spend on other models.
(Camland Podcast) SoulCams Black Friday Token Sale– European cam site SoulCams is offering members a bonus on tokens purchased from November 27-29, 2020.
(Camland Podcast) Clips4Sale Black Friday / Cyber Weekend Promotion (Nov. 27-30, 2020)– Popular clip site Clips4Sale is launching its new customer account feature with a big discount on clip sales – all funded from the site’s cut of sales revenue!
(Webcam Startup) How to use disappearing content to increase fan club subscriptions– Several adult fan club platforms (including OnlyFans and JustForFans) offer the option to post disappearing content. Using these features (and properly promoting the content on social media) can be a good way to create FOMO (fear of missing out) and prompt people who have been on the fence to finally subscribe to your fan club.
(Webcam Startup) Basic Apps & Bots for Chaturbate– One of the best things about camming on Chaturbate is the customization available to models through the use of apps and bots. If you’re new to Chaturbate, though, the world of bots and apps can be intimidating and overwhelming. With that in mind, we’ve sifted through the best bots and apps to find a few that will help you manage your cam room, reach your tip goals, and offer special shows to your viewers.
(Webcam Startup) YNOT Summit is Coming Back for Version 2.0– After the success of the initial YNOT Summit, YNOT has announced they will be bringing the summit back (presented by Chaturbate) to take place from December 1st through December 3rd, 2020. The summit will end with a bang and the presentation of the YNOT awards, the experience will be all virtual due to the travel limitations and safety hazards caused by COVID-19. There will be many friendly faces present at the event that you may recognize from the Camland Podcast, guest submissions on our site, and more!
(Webcam Startup) How effective are OnlyFans free trials?– If you have an OnlyFans account, chances are that you have already run a discount or free trial promotion. You’ve probably also seen a surge in signups, only to find that very few of the free trials convert into paid subscribers after the free period ends. With the right incentives and content schedule, though, you can make those free trials convert at a higher rate, making it less of a giveaway and more of an investment in future subscribers.