To provide you with more information on our creator solutions, we compiled a list of the questions that we get asked most often by creators. If you have additional questions for us (that aren't answered below), we'd still love to assist you. Simply reach out to your Smores.tv account manager, or submit a support ticket by clicking on the Submit a request link (located on the top-right side of this screen) and we'd be more than happy to answer your questions!
What is Smores.tv?
Smores.tv is an innovative, new video-sharing platform that rewards creators and viewers. For creators, Smores.tv provides an opportunity for videos to be seen by new audiences, engage deeper with viewers, and generate a new revenue stream from their videos. For viewers, Smores.tv provides access to an ever-growing library of hand-picked quality content, as well as provides an opportunity to earn items while watching, such as gift card codes and gaming rewards. Smores.tv is currently viewed by hundreds of thousands of users in 12 countries. For more information about Smores.tv, visit What is Smores.tv?
What Benefits Do Smores.tv Creators Receive?
Becoming a Smores.tv creator provides many perks, including:
- The opportunity to earn revenue for every view that your videos receive on Smores.tv!
- Access to new global audiences
- A custom Smores.tv channel, complete with vanity URL, bio area, and area to promote links to your websites, social media accounts, merch store, or your account on other video-sharing sites
- Access to powerful feedback mechanisms, to help grow your brand
- Free high-resolution uploads of your videos to all users
- The opportunity to earn premium placement for your videos and channel on the Smores.tv site and app.
- Access to new opportunities to distribute your merchandise and engage deeper with your fans--coming soon
Is There a Fee to Become a Creator?
No. It is 100% free to become a Smores.tv creator and utilize Smores.tv creator solutions.
How Long has Smores.tv Been Around?
Smores.tv launched in early 2018
What Length Should My Videos Be?
To create the best viewer experience, we recommend that your videos have a length that runs from one to three minutes.
How Long Does it Take for a Video to Be Approved?
At Smores.tv, all video uploads are manually vetted by staff to ensure quality, strong entertainment value, and compliance with terms of service. Thus, not all video uploads submitted to Smores.tv are approved. However, the approval process is pretty quick. Most video uploads are reviewed and approved by Smores.tv staff in less than 24 hours on business days. The process can take up to 72 hours, however, if uploads are submitted during non-business hours or during periods with a higher volume of submissions.
Can I Use Videos from My YouTube Channel, Instagram Account, or Other Platforms?
Absolutely! Videos uploaded to Smores.tv do not have to be exclusives. You are free to upload videos to Smores.tv from any of your social or video-sharing accounts, including YouTube, Vimeo, DailyMotion, Twitch, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.
Can I Promote My Website or YouTube Channel on Smores.tv?
Yes! You are free to promote your website, social and video-sharing accounts, Patreon link, or any other properties that will help grow your brand. Once you become a Smores.tv creator, you will be able to easily promote your brand via an easy-to-use links section on your channel profile.
Which Types of Videos Get the Most Views?
Smores.tv viewers are a younger audience (Millennials or younger), and typically enjoy videos related to movies, music, TV, food, and pop culture. However, Smores.tv viewers love being entertained. So, if you create something that is new, fresh, or engaging, viewers will definitely watch.
How is Adscend Media Associated with Smores.tv?
Adscend Media created Smores.tv, and also owns and operates Smores.tv. Launched in 2009, Adscend Media specializes in rewards-based ad solutions.
What Type of Content is Allowed? Can I Use Profanity?
Smores.tv doesn't allow nudity, pornography, sexual content, violence, hate speech and the types of content that typically isn't allowed on most social or video-sharing platforms. To view a full list prohibited content, check out Smores.tv Content Approval Guidelines and Best Practices.
Currently, the use of profanity in videos is prohibited at Smores.tv. However, you are allowed to "bleep" or censor the use of profane words if needed.
Which File Types Do You Accept and What is Your Maximum File Size?
Currently, we accept .mp4 files and our maximum file size is 300mb per upload.