Which one of the UGC websites below is the best for you? Why?
Info: vSocial is a social networking for video platform that enables content
owners,site operators and online marketing organizations to custom brand,
target, virally distribute and monetize their message via video.
Info: Heavy.com is a broadband entertainment website let user share their
video. According to Nielsen Net Ratings, the site currently attracts more than
12 million unique visitors per month, primarily 18-34 year-old men.
Info: Blip.tv is the world’s leading videoblogging and podcasting service
Info: Friendster is a social networking website. It includes the videos put
into Youtube. The website also have blogging to the users.
Info: Xanga is a website that hosts weblogs, photoblogs and social networking
Info: Grouper Networks enables its members to watch, share and create video
on the Web, desktop and connected devices and continues to be the leading
innovator in the user-generated video space.
Info: Break.com (formerly Big-boys.com) is a popular humor website that
features videos, flash games, and pictures among other material.
Info: Bolt provides a one-stop shop for creative users to upload their own
photos, videos, and music, as well as write blogs or record directly from a
i) Trouble Homegrown
Info: Trouble Homegrown provides users to create their own personal profile
and then to be able to upload, store and share all sorts of sorts: those digital
camera clips, those mobile phone video files, and those cheeky little viral
emails they get sent when they should probably be working or studying or playing lacrosse or something. On the other hand, the most voted videos on the website are shown on Trouble TV.
Info: eBaum’s World is a popular website based in New York featuring
entertainment media such as videos, flash cartoons and web games.
Info: StupidVideos.com, a division of PureVideo Networks, is a viral video
website, focused on comedic content. Videos on the website are user-generated, originally produced, and licensed.
Info: FourDocs is the broadband channel for documentary from Channel 4. Anyone can upload four minute documentaries, whatever their level of experience.
Info: Piczo allows its users to create fully customizable personal websites that do not require any understanding of html code. Users share their life stories with friends by designing their sites with multiple pages featuring photos, graphics, guest books, comment boards, music, and more.
Info: Revver is one of the first The key technology behind Revver is the RevTag, a tracking tag that is attached to videos that users upload.video-sharing websites to monetize user-generated content through advertising.
o) MTV Flux
Info: The MTV Flux website allows users to register and create a unique web page in the style of social networking sites like MySpace. This page allows users create avatars and upload pictures and video. The most rated videos are broadcasted in MTV Flux webpage on MTV music channel.