You can have up to 999,999 promo codes on your pay-per-view streaming pricing. This limit is per channel and not an account-wide limit on the Dacast’s pay-per-view streaming platform. More on Video Monetization Dacast’s secure paywall has made it easy for users to monetize their video content with both pay-per-view and subscription methods. In addition […]
There is room for five characters in the price field for pay-per-view streaming content monetized through your Dacast account. So, although we can’t think of a reason to charge this much for a live streaming event on a pay-per-view basis, the highest amount you can charge for a single stream is $999,999. More on Pay-Per-View […]
The longest subscription window is annual, meaning 1 full year (12 months). However, you can get a much higher subscription window with Pay Per View (PPV) if you wish. For a PPV, there is room for four characters to be entered in for the span of time. Therefore, to set it for the greatest length […]
Step 1: Log in to your Dacast account at my.dacast.com Step 2: Click on MONETIZATION icon on the left side of the Back Office Step 3: Select “Dashboard” Step 4: Click on the “Balance Lines” From there, you should see this page: A. Description of your balance section The balance section displays all the operations […]
Yes, you can see a “viewer payments” list by clicking: Once on this page, it will present a list of data called “viewer payments.” This will list what each viewer bought (Live Channel, On Demand File, Package), when they bought it, the email account with which they purchased access, and how much they paid.
Yes, you can mix and match different prices when creating a paywall. You can setup several different Pay Per View (PPV) prices on the same video, along with doing both a Pay Per View price and a subscription price on the same content.
In this guide, we will walk you through the process of configuring your Dacast payment settings in the monetization feature of the new unified app. Here’s what to do: Login to your Dacast account. Click on the “Paywall” option on the left side. Select “Settings” This should bring you to the following page: By default, […]
Yes, you can see a viewer payments list on the Dacast paywall. You can do so by clicking on “Paywall,” then in “Transactions,” as shown below: Once you’re on the “Transactions” page, it will present a list of transactions that have been made by your viewers via the Dacast paywall. This will list the type […]
Yes, the viewer payment system supports payment through PayPal. This works differently from credit card payment, though, as the player will redirect the viewer to PayPal’s page temporarily to complete payment. To enable sales over PayPal, you need to first accept the PayPal terms though. To do this, click PREFERENCES and then PAYMENT SETTINGS inside […]
There is no option to have an “Unlimited” pay-per-view access period. You can set the pay-per-view duration to up to 9999 months as the duration, which would make it good for 833 years. However, if you want to give unlimited access to content, you may consider an alternative monetization method to pay-per-view. Types of Monetization […]