If you create videos, it is important you know where to host them. Unlike YouTube, Vimeo is an ad-free video platform. Also, it allows you to share sell and host videos in high quality. However, this platform being a small, synergistic and ad-free platform is the best option to sell. Also, host skills that already exist without worrying of pre-rolling streamvideos playing before your content. Vimeo has an app and you can download the App on the Google play store.
Therefore, they found Vimeo in 2004 by Jake Lodwick and Zach Klein to empower video creators. This is in other to boost the technology and community to go beyond their boundary of skills. Ten years after establishment of the platform it became the largest ad-free platform with over 60 million registered user in more than 150 countries resulting in about 0.12% of the internet bandwidth.
Particularly, this video and music platform is not totally free, it comes with various levels of subscription plan. However, each with a specific amount to paid monthly as it suits the users. Vimeo plans are
- Vimeo, Basic
The Vimeo basic is free with weekly storage of 500MB and 5GB storage in total, if you’re on the Vimeo basic plan you might have to switch to other plans to enjoy extra benefits.
Vimeo plus account can only be owned by a single user and it goes for $7 per month with 5GB weekly storage and 250GB per year.
Vimeo pro can have a maximum of 3 team members for $20 per month with 20GB weekly storage and 1TB per annum.
Vimeo business account comes with unlimited weekly storage but a total of 5TB for just $50 monthly. The vimeo business account can have up to 10 team members
Vimeo premium is the highest level of Vimeo plans, it goes for $75 per month with no limit of weekly storage, 7TB total storage and unlimited iive viewers.
Yes ! It’s possible to transfer videos on Vimeo no matter how large the size of the video is and in very easy steps but this feature is not available to the their basic subscribers. On the home page, there’s a send file icon at the bottom of your video, just click on it and your video will be sent and available to your client in whatever quality they want it.
Therefore, the App comes with a lot of helpful privacy options. You can add a password to your video. Hide your video from the community, this can help when you wish to upload your video on your website via vimeo and want it to viewed only on your site.
You can also allow only your followers to see your videos, the platform also moderates comments on videos you share publicly reducing chances for people who want to make negative feedback on your content.