Nice and clean, uses a flash wrapper to play native formats. No download required, simple and easy uploads. Supports tag- ging, commenting, and voting. Nice player with a volume control and no
Many Web 2.0 features included. Big fonts, AJAX, tagging, rat- ing, review- ing, RSS feeds, Creative Commons’ licenses and more.
Supports tabbed pages feature ratings, favorites, flagging, tagging, and com- menting. Create playlists, subscribe to other’s uploads, and subscribe to tags. The player-only features a mute button (rather than level control), and full-screening the video opens a new window and restarts playback.
burned-in logo. None in the
Offers “edit this video” functionality. Can also cre- ate “Video Rolls,” which are cus- tomized playlists gen- erated from preselected criteria.
Post to Flickr, send to del.icio.us, download origi- nal files, embed in your MySpace profile or blog, create an RSS feed.
Embed in your own page, MySpace, Typepad, Blogger, del.icio.us, Flickr, Blog It! (e.g., write a post on your own blog about a video with- out leaving vSocial).
Embed in other popu- lar Web sites, includ- ing Friendster, eBay, Blogger, and MySpace.
Chapter Eight: Social Networks and Industry Disruptors in the Web 2.0 Environment
Basic trimming of beginning and end points.
Offers a unique revenue-sharing model that may appeal to con- tent owners and producers.
ONLINE FILE W8.4.1 Revver
QuickTime–based interface. Requires down- load of a client for uploading content. Supports tag- ging, e-mailing, rating, and playlisting.
Requires download of an application in order to upload. The download seamlessly embeds in the browser, pro- viding drag-and- drop functionality.