Three years ago Livecage iniitiated the idea of combining video hosting, conferencing, and pay on demand streaming and a social network, all in one. The result-a highly successful combination of vital service in one conventient site.
This multimedia sharing site has no size restrictions andprovidesunlimited length video and audio hosting, live conferences and broadcasts. Pay on demand services for digital content has also turned out to be rather popular.
Integrity of the site is maintained as all Livecage accounts are free and are expected to remain free. This applies to all users of the site. The free online video conferencing allows 10 users from all over the world to communicate and a maximum of five users for audio conferencing.
In addition, users can air free advertisements to their digital content on the Livecage homepage. Those who like to converse live with viewers, chat window features are available. It is also possible to record a live session for on-demand use.
Livecage encourages organizations to use its facilities to deliver company messages, organizes school events, and even for video blogs and podcasts.
PCWorld.com has named Livecage as one of the top 13 sires for media sharing and said that the service allowed the user to stream video or audio either publicly or privately, giving the user the embed code needed to add the stream to the user's personal Web site, and also provided the option of tacking on a PayPal (News - Alert) button to raise funds.
'Livecage offers an alternative to businesses and entrepreneurs,' Harry Rezkwa, said, and continued by adding that by providing a method of monetizing video podcast or conferences, Livecage hoped to provide a strong value for companies and individuals to utilize Livecage for all their live and on-demand digital video hosting, sharing, conference and broadcast needs.
Although it is a beta version, Livecage appears to have a lot of advantages for business and personal users. It has a lot of interesting features, and however you look at , it does seem to emerge a winner.
A multimedia sharing site that provides unlimited video and audio hosting in smart phones including the iPhone (News - Alert), live streaming, broadcasting and pay-on-demand services for digital content., Livecage is a free Web site available to anyone who wants to extend their digital live video and voice reach.
Mini Swamy is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of her articles, please visit her columnist page.
Edited by Alice Straight