Viusasa is a video-on-demand service that seeks to offer information content, music videos, audio and TV content both in English, Kiswahili and local languages. Viusasa is your one-stop-shop for informative content in Kenya. Be one of your favorite soaps or artist, you will get it on Viusasa platform.
If you are familiar with Showmax and Netflix, you might be wondering how Viusasa is different from them. Well, Viusasa has implemented a new strategy. They are focusing mostly on local content.
Viusasa main objective is to ‘grow and foster local production. This means that local content producers can now showcase their content and earn money in the process. Local content pproducers can make money uploading their videos, music on the Viusasa platform.
Who is behind Viusasa?
Viusasa is owned by Content Aggregation Limited (CAL). CAL is a company that deals with content aggregation and distribution. So, through Viusasa, CAL can now store, distribute, market and monetize content on behalf of content producers. As you can see, there’s a lot that go on behind the scenes at Viusasa, which means that this life-time opportunity is not available for free.
You will not be able to watch any videos or even listen to songs on Viusasa platform without subscribing to any of its three packages (daily, weekly, and monthly).
How to register and pay for Viusasa
As we’ve already mentioned above, you won’t be able to view or listen to songs on Viusasa without registering and subscribing to a package.
First, you need to open account. You’ll be prompted to enter your phone number which will be used as your account number. Then, Viusasa will send you a one-time-password (OTP) through the SMS.
You will need this password to verify your account. Without it, your account won’t work.
Once you’ve completed creating your account, the next step is to choose any package of your choice (daily, weekly or monthly) and pay for it.
To pay, open the Viusasa app and click on ‘PAY’ and select most suitable payment method.
The payments can be made through MPESA, using bank credit or debit cards (visa or mastercards).
If you choose to pay through MPESA, the paybill number is 724177. Remember to use your phone number as the account number.
How to download the Viusasa app
Viusasa app is available on the Google Play Store as well as Apple App Store. Just access these sites and search ‘Viusasa App.’ Alternatively, Viusasa app can be downloaded from their main site www.viusasa.com
How to join Viusasa as an artist/partner/content producer
Are you an artist or a local content producer and want to know how to join Viusasa? Well, you are at the right place. In this article, you will learn about Viusasa and how to join this awesome platform and make money through your content.
Viusasa is a brand owned by Content Aggregation Limited (CAL). And through this revolutionary platform, CAL seeks to store, market and monetize local content on your behalf. This means that as an artist or content producer, your work has been made easy. You just have to produce great content (music, tutorials etc) and Viusasa will do the rest.You can now make money as a pro on Viusasa App.
Benefits of joining Viusasa
Besides storing and securing your content from unauthorized use (Piracy), Viusasa will be;
- Managing your customers/viewers and even handling billing (payments)
- Monetization based on a revenue share model through subscriptions
- Marketing and promoting your content to reach a larger audience through bot traditional and digital channels
- You also get insights and analytics about your viewers so you can tailor your content to suit their unique needs
Now that you know what you stand to gain when you join Viusasa, let’s dive into how you can join Viusasa as an artist/partner.
Requirements to join Viusasa as partner / content producer
Now, for you to join Viusasa there are some conditions that you must first meet before you are accepted.
- You must own the rights to the content that you seek to submit and even be able to prove this rights ownership. What this means is that, if you are an artist, the songs must be yours. You cannot submit someone else music and claim it to be yours. The same applies to content producers
- As mentioned, you must provide prove that you own the rights to the content you seek to promote through Viusasa.
To do this,
- Visit their website calkenya.com
- You will be required to submit a short-preview of what your content is all about. Once done, you will be asked to sign an NDA (Non Disclosure Agreement)
- You will be required to submit sample of your content and if it meets all their conditions, you will hear from them for further instructions
- Once all of the above is done, you will be prompted to read their commercial terms, content delivery agreement and if you agree with them, sign it and the partnership commences there and then.
CAL contact information
If you wish to contact CAL concerning the above topics, do so through their contact information provided below.