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In November, Vidme makes fun of [[YouTube]]'s Heroes program. <ref>VidMe Makes Fun of YouTube's Heroes Program (KiA)-[https://www.reddit.com/r/KotakuInAction/comments/545h86/humor_vidme_takes_shots_at_youtubes_hero_program/]</ref> <ref>VidMe Takes Shots At YT's Heroes Program (KIA/Archive)-[http://archive.fo/FZvJX]</ref> <ref>ANNOUNCING: VIDME HEROES PROGRAM - [https://vid.me/GDm0]</ref> This and the adpocalyspe which plagues Youtube, made Vidme (and other content sharing sites) really appealing to disillusion content creators.<ref>Youtuber Mumkey Jones Has Been Taken Off Of YT (KIA) -[https://www.reddit.com/r/KotakuInAction/comments/6lus21/youtuber_mumkey_jones_has_been_taken_of_youtube/]<ref/><ref>Mumkey Jones (vidme) - [https://vid.me/MumkeyJones]</ref><ref>Mumkey Jones Has Been Taken Off YT (KIA/archive) - [https://archive.fo/BVx4y]</ref>
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In November, Vidme makes fun of [[YouTube]]'s Heroes program. <ref>VidMe Makes Fun of YouTube's Heroes Program (KiA)-[https://www.reddit.com/r/KotakuInAction/comments/545h86/humor_vidme_takes_shots_at_youtubes_hero_program/]</ref> <ref>VidMe Takes Shots At YT's Heroes Program (KIA/Archive)-[http://archive.fo/FZvJX]</ref> <ref>ANNOUNCING: VIDME HEROES PROGRAM - [https://vid.me/GDm0]</ref> This and the adpocalyspe which plagues Youtube, made Vidme (and other content sharing sites, like [[Bitchute]]) really appealing to disillusion content creators.<ref>Youtuber Mumkey Jones Has Been Taken Off Of YT (KIA) -[https://www.reddit.com/r/KotakuInAction/comments/6lus21/youtuber_mumkey_jones_has_been_taken_of_youtube/]<ref/><ref>Mumkey Jones (vidme) - [https://vid.me/MumkeyJones]</ref><ref>Mumkey Jones Has Been Taken Off YT (KIA/archive) - [https://archive.fo/BVx4y]</ref>
  
 
August 19, 2017. According to a Hinny Pennies podcast, Vidme eventually began censoring verified and featured creators without warning, .<ref>Vidme is Removing Verified and Featured Creators without Explanation (KIA)-[https://www.reddit.com/r/KotakuInAction/comments/6us78i/censorship_vidme_is_removing_verified_and/]</ref>  
 
August 19, 2017. According to a Hinny Pennies podcast, Vidme eventually began censoring verified and featured creators without warning, .<ref>Vidme is Removing Verified and Featured Creators without Explanation (KIA)-[https://www.reddit.com/r/KotakuInAction/comments/6us78i/censorship_vidme_is_removing_verified_and/]</ref>  

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Vidme
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Type: Video Hosting/ Sharing Site
Website: vid.me


Origins

According to Vidme, they're small team consisting of twelve humans and six dogs. [1] [2] Founded by two entrepreneurs, Warren Shaeffer and Alex Benzer, in 2014. The idea to simplified video publishing, trying to build around the community and develope new ways for content creators to build an audience and earn money.

Role in Gamergate

In November, Vidme makes fun of YouTube's Heroes program. [3] [4] [5] This and the adpocalyspe which plagues Youtube, made Vidme (and other content sharing sites, like Bitchute) really appealing to disillusion content creators.Cite error: Closing </ref> missing for <ref> tag[6]

August 19, 2017. According to a Hinny Pennies podcast, Vidme eventually began censoring verified and featured creators without warning, .[7]


Sometime in December 1, 2017, Willaim Shaeffer, one of the Vidme founders made an article that Vidme is going to be suspended - Both the main site and its' apps. New sign ups and uploads will be disabled effectively on that day. Though he thanks those who have supported vidme, its team, and mission, for the past few years. [8][9]

Known GGers in Vidme

Top Hats and Champagne

Netscape 9

Trivia

  • Vidme's mascot is a cute robot of sorts named Astro.
  • Vidme content creators are nicknamed "Vidizen".

See Also

YouTube

Reddit

BitChute

References

  1. Vidme (About/Archive) - [1]
  2. Vidme (tubefilter/archive)-[2]
  3. VidMe Makes Fun of YouTube's Heroes Program (KiA)-[3]
  4. VidMe Takes Shots At YT's Heroes Program (KIA/Archive)-[4]
  5. ANNOUNCING: VIDME HEROES PROGRAM - [5]
  6. Mumkey Jones Has Been Taken Off YT (KIA/archive) - [6]
  7. Vidme is Removing Verified and Featured Creators without Explanation (KIA)-[7]
  8. Goodbye for Now (Warren Shaeffer)(Medium) - [8]
  9. Goodbye for Now (Medium) (archive) - [9]