Podcast 137: JFF Models Raise $20k for BLM, IndieBill Charging to Retrieve Vids

Episode 137: JFF Models Raise $20k for BLM, IndieBill Charging to Retrieve Vids

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

News:

(Camland Podcast) Pineapple Support opens Monday night online drop in group– New drop-in mental health support group will be facilitated by 2 counselors. The new group runs on a drop-in basis, and takes place on Mondays at 4pm Pacific/7pm Eastern Time and lasts 90 minutes.

(Camland Podcast) Cam4 Halloween Gift Contest (Oct. 15-Nov. 1, 2020)– Cam4 launches a Halloween contest for models who sell the most themed “gifts” to members.

(Camland Podcast) JustForFans models raise $20,000 for Black Lives Matter– Popular fan club JustForFans has announced that its performers have raised some serious cash for the Black Lives Matter movement since fundraising began in July 2020. The JustForFans Charitable Giving Program allows performers to donate a percentage of their income to a variety of non-profit organizations.

(Camland Podcast) Stripchat offers LA Lakers a special “Lakers Lounge” to celebrate NBA championship– Stripchat has extended an invitation to the 2020 NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers to take their celebrations online. Stripchat’s Lakers Lounge will have exclusive access for the team, coach Frank Vogel, and their guests, and will feature shows from Stripchat’s top models. The site will also give thousands of free tokens to the team, and each team member will get a free lifetime VIP “Gold” membership.

(Camland Podcast) Chaturbate launches “Sex Tales” podcast with Melody Kush & Lana del Bae– Chaturbate has launched a new podcast hosted by two of their popular models. Melody Kush and Lana del Bae are the hosts of “Sex Tales”, and in the first episode they welcome pornstar Tera Patrick to discuss OnlyFans, COVID-19, and her experience working with Will Ferrell. The podcast is an off-shoot of Chaturbate’s popular “Camming Life” YouTube channel. “Sex Tales” promises to take listeners behind the scenes with porn stars, cam stars, influencers, and other industry insiders to learn more about the wonderful world of sex work.

(Camland Podcast) Manyvids Unlock My MV Crush Contest (October 16, 2020)– Manyvids is back with yet another promotion involving Twitter. This time, while a Twitter entry seems to be required, the winners will be determined based on MV Crush Club subscription sales in a 24 hour period.

(Camland Podcast) JustForFans reveals total site revamp– JustForFans has revealed a new site design that includes a more “app-like” user interface designed to be faster loading and simpler to navigate. The new site adapts to and mimics either iOS or Android, based on the user’s device type, and the redesign also includes new features like audio uploads, queued posts, and in-profile searches.

(Camland Podcast) Chaturbate launches paid placement beta– Chaturbate Promoted Spot program allows performers to pay for front-page placement for a few minutes.

(Camland Podcast) Cam4 x NSFW Masters Series starts October 15, 2020– Cam4 has teamed up with famed NYC sex club NSFW for a second time to educate and entertain their performers and members. The “Masters Series” is a 10 week uncensored sex education series hosted by Lorrae Jo of SluttyGirlProblems. Sessions run on Thursday nights at 4pm Pacific/7pm Eastern Time, and again at 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern Time.

(Camland Podcast) Pineapple Support Male Online Support Group (November 2, 2020)– Adult industry mental health organization Pineapple Support is offering a free 6 week online support group for male performers. The group meets on Mondays at 12pm Pacific/3pm Eastern time starting on November 2, 2020.

(Camland Podcast) IndieBill charging models to download content– Following its closure announcement, IndieBill has informed models that they will have to pay to retrieve content from the site’s servers. There is a flat $100 fee, plus $10 per 100MB of content–an amount that could quickly add up to hundreds or thousands of dollars for models who used IndieBill to sell videos.

(Webcam Startup) Erotifix: the best IndieBill alternative– Popular indie site IndieBill shut their doors on October 25th, 2020. The unfortunate reality of the industry is that there are not many great options for high payout platforms that are reliable and have an existing reputation of paying on time, being consistent, and no surprise fees. Luckily we are left with one indie payment processor that can fill the void that IndieBill is leaving: Erotifix!

(Webcam Startup) How To Make More Money Selling Nudes– Have you devoured our guide to selling nudes, but want to know how to make even more money off your sexy photos? We’ve got you covered! We’re assuming that you want to sell individual pics or photo sets on top of/in addition to premium Snapchat or fan club subscriptions. With that in mind, here are our top 6 tips to make more money selling your nudes.

(Webcam Startup) How to make your first $100 on Pornhub– Pornhub is an undeniable force in the industry, and while many models resist getting involved with Pornhub (or other MindGeek-owned tube sites like RedTube and YouPorn) on principle, there is money to be made on the site if you’re interested. With a $100 minimum payout amount, and free videos earning just $0.60 per 1,000 views, it can seem impossible to make payout regularly without millions of views–but it’s not true!

(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.

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