Now Available For Those That Make Real Estate Videos And Want Them WatchedJanuary 19, 2008
Our sites have just recently had the one millionth real estate video watched on our system (over 80% are property videos). Many of you that make your own videos have indicated that you would like to be included in the special magic that we provide on Vidlisting.com.
Help is on the way. We’ve just finished putting together our business model for real estate video content producers that want to participate in our new Club Real Estate Video. There are an assortment of levels for participation depending on the needs, desire, and budget of the member.
Just to be clear, the below descriptions for membership levels for Club Real Estate Video are applicable to user submitted videos only – luxury, flat rate, and performance based pricing packages are available separately if you need a professional to film your property.
Detailed description of the Club Real Estate Video membership levels are as follows:
Free Membership Level: The Free membership level to available to anyone that registers. Free members are able to upload and convert unlimited video. Free members have use of the exclusive personal media catalog and can make individual widgets for videos or group widgets of up to 5 videos that can be cut and pasted into their blog or website. They also can request that specific videos be included on the vidlisting.com family of websites or have video services provided as part of an upload for an additional per-video fee. Free members will also have a two week trial to use the full social media functionality included with the Personal Media Catalog. After that trial period, they will only be able to receive friend requests and media from other members via the unique social functionality built into the personal media catalog.
Lenscap Membership Level ($150/year): The lenscap membership is geared to videographers, builders, or agents that anticipate producing a few property videos each month. Lenscap members will receive everything that free members receive plus the following:
– Ability to request syndicated videos to real estate listing sites with which Vidlisting has distribution agreements
– Inclusion of automatic conversion to a downloadable MP4 format
– Ability to cut and paste transcripts with every video as part of the video upload process (SEO benefits when search engines index your transcript as well)
– Uploaded videos will be viewable via the iPhone browser
– Unlimited use of all of the social functionality in the Personal Media Catalog
– All uploaded videos can be included in a special user submitted section of vidlisting.com at no additional cost
– 15% discount on all real estate video services including narration and editing
Premium Membership Level ($399/year): The premium membership is geared to professionals doing significant real estate video work or sales organizations that want maximum visibility for their video content. Premium members receive all of the benefits of the Lenscap membership level plus the following:
– 432 annual video minutes of included professional narration services in 3 languages (144 minutes each language – will be expended in parallel)
– Distribution of approved property videos to real estate listing sites with no additional costs (videos must meet criteria specified by distribution partner)
– Video landing page for all videos on your own website with same look/feel as your website
– 25% discount on all real estate video services including narration and editing
– 50% discount on a custom animated logo that can be added to the end of your video conversions
We are currently in beta and you can test the functionality at http://vidlisting.com/beta/betaupload_english.asp. During the beta period, all functionality is free and does not require registration.
We anticipate ending the beta period on 31 January 2008. Readers of this blog located in the United States can receive a special blog only 33% pre-availability discount by ordering any paid membership prior to 1 February 2008 launch by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and mentioning this offer. We’ll process your order via the phone as this offer will not be available on the website. You can also follow me on Twitter ( @Vidlisting).
NOTE: Real estate video producers interested in having their content made available via the “partner video” tab of the personal media catalog should also consider participating in our Real Estate Video Partner Program