Vimeo, an operating business of IAC, launched the new Vimeo Pro service. Vimeo Pro accounts offer a professional video hosting solutions aimed at entrepreneurs and is priced at $199 U.S. per year. The accounts include 50GB of video hosting and 250,000 plays, in addition to a suite of core tools designed to simplify hosting online video within a company website. Features include high-quality video, customizable portfolio websites, extensive video player options, video review pages, advanced statistics, social media sharing, and broad privacy settings.
Vimeo's Pro service is designed to let video production businesses create many separate web portfolios and share rough cuts with clients. The Vimeo Pro account exists as a separate service outside of the Vimeo.com community, and was developed following an increased demand for video-hosting services supporting small businesses.