Podcast 130: ManyVids continues SFW Promo, AB5 Updates

Episode 130: ManyVids continues SFW Promo, AB5 Updates

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

News:

(Camland Podcast) XLoveCam introduces SFW “Just Chatting” category– XLoveCam targets wannabe cam models who don’t want to get naked or talk about sex.

(Camland Podcast) Chaturbate adds Skrill payout option– Chaturbate has added Skrill as a payout option for broadcasters and affiliates. A minimum of $50 must be reached to get paid via Skrill, and it seems that funds are available almost immediately in the Skrill account. There is a 1.25% processing fee for payments (to a maximum fee of $25 per payment).

(Camland Podcast) Clips4Sale Studio Update Webinar (September 1, 2020)– Clips4Sale is hosting another Studio Update Webinar with site owner Neil and staff member Dariusz. The session will take place live via Zoom on September 1, 2020 at 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern time. The webinar will include an update on new Clips4Sale features and upcoming plans, and will also allow participants to ask questions live.

(Camland Podcast) Cam4 Mobile Broadcasting Contest (Aug. 31 – Sept. 13, 2020)– Cam4 has announced that it will be running another iteration of its annual contest for Canadian and American models who use the Cam4 mobile broadcasting apps. The contest starts on August 31 and runs through September 13, 2020. Prizes are determined based on earnings made while broadcasting on mobile during the period that the contest runs. The top 25 broadcasters by earnings will receive cash prizes.

(Camland Podcast) MV Live token sale returns (ends October 15, 2020)– Manyvids is once again promoting its MV Live camming platform with a major discount on tokens. The site had previously run this promotion in June 2020. Until October 15, 2020, members can buy 50 tokens for $1. It is not clear whether members can get the deal a second time, though with the current settings it seems as though it was a one-time offer that carries across both promotional periods.

(Camland Podcast) AVN Stars announces AVN Cover Model Contest (September 2020)– Highest earner on AVN Stars in September 2020 wins $1,500 plus AVN Magazine cover and feature spread.

(Camland Podcast) JustForFans Virtual Strip Club Event (September 4 & 5, 2020)– JustForFans has announced that they’ll be streaming a live Virtual Strip Club on the Labor Day weekend featuring performers who use the JFF site. The show starts on September 4 at 6pm Pacific/9pm Eastern time with cis and trans men performing. Cis and trans women perform on September 5 at the same time. Non-binary performers are free to choose which night they would like to join.

(Camland Podcast) CAM4 announces updates to Cam of the Month Awards– Cam4 increases top 4 payouts in Cam of the Month Awards by $3,000 as of September 1. They are also removing the gender categories.

(Camland Podcast) Manyvids welcomes comedian Tyler Lemco to the platform– Manyvids continues extending platform to non-porn, SFW creators with announcement of the addition of comedian Tyler Lemco to the site.

(Webcam Startup) Is SPLTStream Cam-Splitting Software Worth the Hype?– Thanks to a new technology innovation by the name of SPLTStream, you no longer have to deal with the stress of managing multiple chat rooms, since it combines all of the sites into one easy to use and manage page all within their software. Long story short, the software is amazing.

(Webcam Startup) YNOT Summit Model Track: Getting Started On Cam (Video Recap)– Our friends at YNOT have released video recaps from the YNOT Summit. This session is from the ‘Model Track’ of the virtual YNOT Summit 2020. Speakers are Katya Tiuni, HottyTeen69, Camland Podcast Guest Nikki Night, Webcam Startup Contributor Kari Anthony and Webcam Startup / Camland Podcast CEO Aerie Saunders. The topic for this session is how to get started as a live webcam model.

(Webcam Startup) Thothub Lawsuit Exposes Rogue Affiliates and Advertising Networks– OnlyFans model takes action against Chaturbate, Bang Bros for advertising on pirate sites in lawsuit involving Thothub.tv.

(Webcam Startup) California AB5 Updates: August 2020– Uber and Lyft lose AB5 court case, AB2257 ammendments pass California Senate Labor Committee.

(Webcam Startup) How much money do webcam models make?– Ready Set Cam survey of 655 camgirls in July 2020 breaks down earnings, hours, and more.