Maker Studios’ YouTube stars are making unique content material for Vimeo
Maker Studios, the group of well-liked YouTube hit-makers Disney snapped up for $500 million, has simply agreed to launch a collection of unique movies all through 2015 — on Vimeo. Whereas it does not sound just like the group has utterly switched allegiances, the deal requires them to make these movies out there by way of Vimeo’s Video on Demand service first. Maker Studios has greater than fifty five,000 content material creators, together with Snoop Dogg, Kevin Smith, PewDiePie (of Let’s Play fame) and Lloyd Ahlquist (who created the Epic Rap Battles of Historical past collection). Viewers can solely watch these clips solely by way of the service inside a sure timeframe, although it is unclear if the web celebs can submit their movies elsewhere after that.