Video Essence Plugin/Theme

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Has anyone purchased and played with the Video Essence plugin//theme that is currently being offered? In one of the sales page videos the name "Precious" is mentioned as at least one of the sellers. It looks like a potentially good product, so I don't just want to write it off immediately based on a possible hinky seller. Also, if you have bought it, any OTOs, and if so, what are they and the cost? Thanks.
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  • Profile picture of the author mtntgr
    looks tempting...

    Chad Nicely is solid, but Precious (imho) should spend more time on his software and less on his jv contests -
    just sayin' and based on previous experiences

    also, the implication that just having a video site and throwing a lot of s**t at the wall in the hope that it will stick (AND make you bags of money) is if course...

    *** Complete Bull***

    Disclaimer: Did that once with some video silo software (plugin) and it did net me one big fat commission, but that was pure dumb luck.

    Also, the lack of any info on the upsells (e.g.- what the hell they do? is disturbing, but par for the course.

    fyi - funnel and of course using scarcity and frequent price rises
    videoessence.com/jv-invite/

    Let us know if you go for it...
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  • Profile picture of the author Joan Altz
    Precious? I have no problem at all writing it off immediately if that name is associated with it.
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  • Profile picture of the author Oziboomer
    Basic Software formula for the funnel.

    FE is Video Essence a video curation type plugin coupled with a clean responsive theme. Vid Essence Theme. Features 5 monetisation overlays where you can add various optin or clickable buttons, CPA offers, annotations etc overlaid on Youtube, Vimeo or Dailymotion videos that are added to a WP post . Cost $39 +

    Can add twitter or G+ related posts and authority sources etc to basically create a relevant post that supposedly will gain some rank. Can automatically add outgoing authority links based on search tool

    Upsell is traffic essence. - Backlink builder using I assume using social profiles and other methods. WP Plugin $39 +

    2nd Upsell is Commercial license for Local Theme. - premise that once authority site is built you can use for lead capture, rent a site, flip for profit etc. $79 ?? (bit rent-a-serp - ish - so- well. I'd of sort of not made a feature of that part but then they did) The idea is sound but the taste is a little *not sweet*

    Saw some potential in the offering mostly due to assuming similarity to Covert Store Builder type application with potential for set and forget for lead gen or other referral / affiliate type income.

    Did try to install on new WP site but encountered some errors. requires php.5.4 or above and I was running 5.3 xxx something. Threw up errors and then I investigated further.

    Now messing around with htaccess files in Cpanel and becoming a headache.

    Will try another install and update this post when/if successful.

    I suspect the reason for my problems is assuming the install is going to be like many other installs and trouble free when I should have looked closely at the install guide/vids before just going "Oh...this will be easy...10 mins and off we go...anyway will provide update in a couple of days when I've got my tech guru alongside me when I go over (How I stuffed up) things.

    Sure it will work ok but time will tell.
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    • Profile picture of the author Oziboomer
      Update.

      Installed on another domain running on a server with php 5.4 and successfully curated and posted content.

      Few bugs. I was using Safari on a MAC. will test later with PC, Firefox and Chrome to see if the problems are browser related.

      Part of the posting system allows you to add both twitter and G+ relevant topics.
      Twitter searches revealed no results. Tried repeatedly with various topics/keywords. G+ search provided good results. Related videos searches OK.

      Can create posts for more than one video at once but became problematic when trying to add the ROI campaigns to each video. Recommend sticking with one video at a time.

      If you want to add ROI campaign/ overlay to video etc you've got to go through the whole step by step sequence again. Can't just add on the fly. Pain.

      The theme is pretty sucky.

      Traffic Essence is the upsell and on the surface looks good. You can automate post updates and ping to WP, Tumblr and Blogger sites that you control.

      Couldn't get this to work properly.

      Set up the various apps, followed the documentation to the letter, wasted about 5 hours going over all the settings, disconnecting - reconnecting, uninstalling - re-installing.

      Kept getting errors when trying to add my various blogs to the system.

      It recognised that I had blogs but when trying to add them to traffic essence I got repeated "WHOOPS....something didn't go right there" messages.

      Again will test with PC and firefox and see if that was the problem.

      It's only lucky that I had the time to spare on this one because it has been a royal PIA thus far.

      Haven't lodged any support tickets in relation to issues yet...thought I'd let them get over the launch..but we'll see.

      It is disappointing when usually most good things work pretty seamlessly and trouble free.

      Although I'm not super technical I have installed numerous plugins on multiple like 200 WP installs and have used the various APIs in different scenarios and it just shouldn't be this hard or laborious to get something functioning like the way the sales videos show.

      Will let you guys know after I've tested a few other things.



      Originally Posted by Oziboomer View Post

      Basic Software formula for the funnel.

      FE is Video Essence a video curation type plugin coupled with a clean responsive theme. Vid Essence Theme. Features 5 monetisation overlays where you can add various optin or clickable buttons, CPA offers, annotations etc overlaid on Youtube, Vimeo or Dailymotion videos that are added to a WP post . Cost $39 +

      Can add twitter or G+ related posts and authority sources etc to basically create a relevant post that supposedly will gain some rank. Can automatically add outgoing authority links based on search tool

      Upsell is traffic essence. - Backlink builder using I assume using social profiles and other methods. WP Plugin $39 +

      2nd Upsell is Commercial license for Local Theme. - premise that once authority site is built you can use for lead capture, rent a site, flip for profit etc. $79 ?? (bit rent-a-serp - ish - so- well. I'd of sort of not made a feature of that part but then they did) The idea is sound but the taste is a little *not sweet*

      Saw some potential in the offering mostly due to assuming similarity to Covert Store Builder type application with potential for set and forget for lead gen or other referral / affiliate type income.

      Did try to install on new WP site but encountered some errors. requires php.5.4 or above and I was running 5.3 xxx something. Threw up errors and then I investigated further.

      Now messing around with htaccess files in Cpanel and becoming a headache.

      Will try another install and update this post when/if successful.

      I suspect the reason for my problems is assuming the install is going to be like many other installs and trouble free when I should have looked closely at the install guide/vids before just going "Oh...this will be easy...10 mins and off we go...anyway will provide update in a couple of days when I've got my tech guru alongside me when I go over (How I stuffed up) things.

      Sure it will work ok but time will tell.
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      • Profile picture of the author Brownknight
        Hey Oziboomer
        Thanks for the detailed review of video essence, we count on people like you so we can make an informed desicion, I will keep my credit card in my wallet.
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        • Profile picture of the author Oziboomer
          Originally Posted by Brownknight View Post

          Hey Oziboomer
          Thanks for the detailed review of video essence, we count on people like you so we can make an informed desicion, I will keep my credit card in my wallet.
          Thanks Brownknight, even though I've followed the forum for years and only joined in 2013 it took me a while to find and contribute to this review section.

          There are plenty of reasonable and often good IM software products out there and it is good if people share actual experiences so others can understand the benefits and problems as seen from the consumer's eyes.

          The concepts behind Video essence are sound and can be built on but I expect nothing actually replaces hard work when it comes to targeting and curating quality content and then monetising it in the way you want.

          Received an email this morning...quote..

          Hey, whats up guys...

          Once again, thank you for purchasing Video Essence, I know you're all enjoying the system.

          I'm emailing you guys today for 2 reasons..

          First...

          I want to let you know that we just updated Video Essence to fix the issue some of the customers are having with the Twitter feature.

          We've fixed it and it's working perfectly.

          So, here's what to do now...

          ------Hopefully they will fix some of the other issues.

          Anyway back to normal business activities.

          Will see if some of the other problems get rectified and I'll let you know....otherwise the manual route of embedding video, adding some authority links and a bit of social media probably takes about the same amount of time as using VE.

          Plus you can then design things how you like.
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  • Profile picture of the author Robert X
    yup, thanks,

    I bought this without waiting as I normally do,, a few days after launch and then reading about it here.
    I ALWAYS check the reviews here about new products, and I give it a few days to let the hype blow over and start seeing what folks are saying about how things really work.

    I didn't this time and just bought because of the hype and "missing out."

    However, after reading here that it's difficult to use, I asked for a refund without even trying it. The reason,,, I've spent way too much time on products like this that were difficult to use. I hate that, I buy for simplicity, especially when they claim that it's simple.

    Oh well, I'll just stick to the basics of making money,,,, actual work.

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  • Profile picture of the author kbrady
    I bought the initial offer but not the OTOs. I am interested in video curation for a couple niche sites I run but found out after purchase I cannot use the plugin properly on the themes I currently use on my own sites. Works fine (after updating PHP on my server) when using the default (and spartan) theme, but when trying to use on other themes, I couldn't get it to work.

    I would still find value in it if there were more options in the included theme such as more widget positions. As it stands, I couldn't even get any adsense plugins to display properly. I was hoping to build some video sites to monetize with banner ads, but it looks like the only way to monetize is through the banners on the video. Oh and by the way, if you are using YouTube, the YouTube banners will still show up, earning someone else some money. So...I'm not sure what to do with the plugin from here.
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    • Profile picture of the author kbrady
      Not to sidetrack but I after being somewhat disappointed with Video Essence I purchased P1 Video magnet. It is much better in my opinion at creating video centric curated websites. It is worth taking a look at.
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      • Profile picture of the author Oziboomer
        A much more professional approach.

        Lots of work but Peter Garrety has at least provided in-depth tutorials to set things up....is he Dutch or German?...anyway the thoroughness of a professional approach is very obvious in P1 (unlike VE)

        Although P1 is supposed to take a short route be prepared for hard work as it should be.

        What is the saying "a workman blames his tools"

        P1 is a full toolbox that for those who persist in craftsmanship will I hesitate to say become artisans as opposed to hacks.

        Originally Posted by kbrady View Post

        Not to sidetrack but I after being somewhat disappointed with Video Essence I purchased P1 Video magnet. It is much better in my opinion at creating video centric curated websites. It is worth taking a look at.
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  • Profile picture of the author TrafficFlow
    I bought only because I saw a demo site, allthingsnewyork. .net and like the theme it uses.
    Have not installed it yet. Probably best to install on a fresh site.
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  • Profile picture of the author TrafficFlow
    Got a response and everything working now. I should have viewed the entire set up video. My mistake.
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  • Profile picture of the author TimothyW
    I found the upsell(s) to be totally ambiguous.
    The "Traffic Essense" is the 1st upsell. (currently $59, I think)
    When you say no thanks to that offer,
    you get to the second upsell -- "commercial" license (currently $79 I think).
    The graphic on that page shows -- what APPEARS to be --
    a BUNDLE of the "traffic" product, AND the commercial license.

    Does that mean if I say no to the traffic upsell, and yes to the commercial offer,
    I'm gonna end up with the commercial license, AND the traffic product?
    That graphic suggests that I will.

    Does anyone know?

    By the way...

    Video Essence is SUPPOSED to find great relevant content to post, to get high rankings.
    If that's true -- then how come the site used as an example in the promo video (AllThingsNewYork.net),
    shows this NON-relevant content?!?
    Video # 3 (on TOP row!) = "Cancun (MEXICO!!) vacation packages
    Video #4 (second row) = "Top USA places to visit" - and shows a picture of HAWAII!
    Video #5 (second row) = "Walt Disney World" (FLORIDA!!)
    Video #6 (second row) = "Cheap Vacation Packages" - and also shows a picture of HAWAII!

    -- TW

    PS: Why did doing a WF search for "essence" (in title) NOT reveal this thread?
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    • Profile picture of the author anwar001
      When I try to install the plugin or the Video Essence theme, I am getting syntax error messages. Has anyone experienced a similar problem?
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      • Profile picture of the author Oziboomer
        Originally Posted by anwar001 View Post

        When I try to install the plugin or the Video Essence theme, I am getting syntax error messages. Has anyone experienced a similar problem?
        Check your server is running php 5.4 and up.

        Many of the hostgator, 1&1, seohosting type options run 5.3 as default...at least that was our experience.

        We tried various methods to upgrade the php version on some of our reseller accounts and it caused various issues with other sites we had on the servers so we eventually got it working on a relatively new skynethosting account.

        If you have a dedicated server or vps then controlling the php version will be easier otherwise you may have to contact your host to upgrade.
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        • Profile picture of the author Ndoki
          I am not sure about this yet.

          I purchased Video Essence over a week ago. I cannot get the theme to load. I am pretty good with WordPress. I know that my server is running PHP 5.4. But there is a problem with the functions.php file. The theme will not load on any of my WordPress websites (even the ones with different host providers).

          I submitted a trouble ticket last week and their tech support asked for the login credentials to my CPanel and FTP site.

          I have asked for updates and have not received any responses. I opened another trouble ticket to ask for an update on the previous trouble ticket. No response.

          I want to give these guys a fair shake but their tech support is terrible. They have my money and promise to take care of the purchasers. I am not seeing it.

          Video Essence does me no good if I cannot use it.

          I will give them a few more days to fix their theme and then I will request a refund.

          It really "ticks" me off when you are told how great a product is, you purchase it, and then after you purchase you are held hostage with up sells.

          Damn it! Tell me up front what I am getting and enough with the up sells because it makes you look dishonest and a scammer. Now having the Video Essence theme not working, I am beginning to wonder.

          The verdict is still being decided.
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      • Profile picture of the author Ndoki
        Yes, I am getting syntax errors as well. The theme will not load. There is a problem with the themes functions PHP file. I submitted a trouble ticket and so far no response. See my post below.
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  • Profile picture of the author Oziboomer
    Was going over things today with my tech guy and demonstrated the discovery and building process.

    We chose one video and added various Twitter and G+ content, added relevant videos and authority links in a methodical manner.

    Note, unlike some other software you don't have an option to save as you go, you've just got to progress through the sequence and then hit a finish button and then the post can be scheduled or posted immediately. ( aside - haven't got scheduling to work successfully yet with multiple posts)

    When posted and checked, the relevant videos and some of the tweets etc didn't show.

    Big problem was when we played selected video and got the message that the video owner had disabled sharing the video. When checked Youtube the tutorial video we had selected had embedding options set so you couldn't share the video. For an authority site who was supposedly embedding quality content this would destroy credibility.

    Still haven't successfully got the Upsell traffic essence functioning properly even though now two of us have gone over the set-up and checked all settings. It appears to be a coding issue at least that is the opinion of someone who's coded heaps of stuff in-house with us for 6+ years.

    The manual method of just curating quality content is starting to look like the quicker option for creating similar outcomes that can at least be relied upon.

    Anyway...will wait a little longer to see if any updates fix the issues.
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  • Profile picture of the author Ndoki
    Absolutely no response from technical support after numerous attempts. Just a "courtesy" response would be fine. Nothing. "We will give your money back" email would be fine. Nothing. I am very upset and completely tired of these greedy "do-anything-to-get-your-money" scammers out there. Is there a modicum of honesty and integrity left anywhere?
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  • Profile picture of the author TrafficFlow
    I have not had many problems. The real test will be to see how much traffic I receive. I did note that you can only load 5 videos at one time, but that makes sense because it makes you go through each and add whatever related videos or authority site links you want as well as Twitter and/or Google Plus. I also noted that only the radio box to assign a category only works for the first video so I had to edit my posts later on to assign categories. It also appears to list at the top you latest posts and I want the home page to only show the best videos, so I had to designate the videos I like best as sticky posts to get the right look for the site. What I like best is the theme used for the program and the option to add Google Plus boxes and how well it locates authoritative sites. In fact, I may use the authoritative site locator to get links for some of my non-video sites. If my test sites do well, I may need to hire an outsourcer do to add posts as I would estimate it takes 6-10 minutes to do 5 video posts. After you do the last step of assigning a category don't forget to scroll down to the bottom of the page and hit the finish box otherwise you may lose all 5 videos. Does anyone know what the Local Essence theme looks like?
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    • Profile picture of the author Oziboomer
      At first glance the Local theme had a powered by Video Essence link that you'd have to dive into the code to remove.

      Ok if you are techhy but for many it would just provide BL to the sales page.

      Yes the authority results etc appear good but you can't copy and paste from the post. You's have to copy the dynamically created content.

      Not sure whether big G would see the *whole* content or just the minimal content shown inside the post. You'd have to add a bit to there if you wanted to boost rankings...surely??.

      Originally Posted by TrafficFlow View Post

      I have not had many problems. The real test will be to see how much traffic I receive. I did note that you can only load 5 videos at one time, but that makes sense because it makes you go through each and add whatever related videos or authority site links you want as well as Twitter and/or Google Plus. I also noted that only the radio box to assign a category only works for the first video so I had to edit my posts later on to assign categories. It also appears to list at the top you latest posts and I want the home page to only show the best videos, so I had to designate the videos I like best as sticky posts to get the right look for the site. What I like best is the theme used for the program and the option to add Google Plus boxes and how well it locates authoritative sites. In fact, I may use the authoritative site locator to get links for some of my non-video sites. If my test sites do well, I may need to hire an outsourcer do to add posts as I would estimate it takes 6-10 minutes to do 5 video posts. After you do the last step of assigning a category don't forget to scroll down to the bottom of the page and hit the finish box otherwise you may lose all 5 videos. Does anyone know what the Local Essence theme looks like?
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  • Profile picture of the author Ndoki
    UPDATE: I had to brush up on my PHP (I am an IT Specialist by profession) and I was able to fix some serious coding and syntax errors in the theme and I have it working.

    The theme looks good and very promising.

    I spent considerable time on this and I - without sounding selfish - I will give the video essence the fix if they are interested because without this fix they will lose customers. Business is business. As I see it, I fixed their theme and I am bailing them out.
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  • Profile picture of the author Oziboomer
    Here's the response from paged support when you request a refund under their 30 day guarantee

    Sent: Thursday, November 20, 2014 XXXXX
    Subject: [#XXXXXXX] I'd like a Refund Please

    A customer support staff member has replied to your support request, #XXXXXX with the following response:

    Hello...

    Thanks for your request.

    But as you know our company follows best practices in delivering services to our customers and our business invests in resource management and in-house production.

    So, we follow strict refund policy...

    If within 30 days that you purchase our product and you're not able to successfully use it, or you encounter technical issues that our support team is not able to help you resolve then you're entitled to a refund no questions asked.

    I hope you understand our position as there's also cost involved in running and maintaining our business (support team, production team, common staffs etc. who all contribute in service you for the best).

    If you have any issues with this product you've purchased, let us know and we'll try our best to help you resolve it.

    Best wishes...
    Paged Support

    We hope this response has sufficiently answered your questions.
    Please note that this email address is NOT MONITORED. To provide additional comments, kindly log in to your account using the link below.

    The message inside Paypal when you try to raise a dispute asks that you send an email to paged support and your refund will be processed within an hour.

    There are plenty of reputable IMers out there and in the *rare* instance I've ever asked for a refund it has been processed quickly and professionally but to get a BS response from paged support when you provide clear instructions that you would like a refund is really disappointing because you don't ever want to make aggravation for anyone by having to raise a dispute with Paypal.

    We'll see if things can get resolved in 24 hours and then there might be a chance of salvaging some respect otherwise there will be another few names to add to the list of those to avoid....maybe there's a WSO in that?
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  • Profile picture of the author Ndoki
    I wanted to update all interested. It's been two weeks since I purchased Video Essence. An upgrade to PHP 5.5.9 and installation of "mcrypt" on my server by my provider caused both the theme and plugin to load without those pesty PHP errors.

    Plugin version 2.9.6 was partly working. At the very least the links and buttons worked but that was about it. The "Curation and Content" function did not work. The "Video Preview" function worked partly but it would not save the settings.

    I updated the plugin from version 2.9.6 to 3.0.1.

    However, the nightmares begin. The update broke almost everything. The "Curation and Content" does nothing. It does nothing. No videos are discovered. No "Video Preview." The buttons and links - when clicked on - do nothing. I know it is not a browser issue.

    Submitted a trouble ticket 24 hours ago and still waiting for a response.

    There are obvious major problems with the plugin and I will give their tech support people "one last chance" to correct the problem as I see the potential in Video Essence.

    My major "beef" is that it has been two weeks since my purchase and I cannot use the program. That's two weeks of potential earnings down the drain and I am $80 short out of my pocket.
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  • Profile picture of the author TimothyW
    At this point, are they giving refunds no problem?
    If so, I think I'm gonna get one.

    -- TW
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    • Profile picture of the author Antonios
      And I thought that I was the problem!

      I bought Video Essence (VE) and the first OTO Traffic Essence (TE) for a total of $108.00 about a week ago.

      I did a VE scam search and no scam reviews appeared.

      The basic presentation was done by Sketch Pro and Video Mixer presentator, and since I had Sketch Pro with reasonable effectiveness, although I had to guess some things out, I thought that VE could be a good product. And I bought it.

      Since I have bought other products from JvZoo product processor and have had similar results as ClickBank: some good products, some crap, it reasured me that it was ok to buy.

      Once I had to request a refund from a JvZoo vendor, and was refunded without problems.
      Although, JvZoo has some kinky refund policy.

      Anyway, I bought VE and have been trying to figure it out for a week.

      First, the download problem: JvZoo has a product download link and the seller has another one. My PC had problems trying to identify which was the correct one. Had a few usernames and passwords. Had to do some cache deleting.

      I am using Google Chrome.

      If you see the VE setup video in the salesletter that's the training you get. Nothing more indepth. And a pdf format of the same.

      Because I know that things could go wrong, I didn't risk testing with my already created WP blogs. Specially changing my good themes. And I am not technie, if something would go wrong, I would go nuts.

      I created a subdomain within my existing master domain to test this program.

      With a few clicks updated my HostGator cPanel to 5.4 php. today I sent them a ticket since I don't know if I have the MCrypt extension, the other thing needed for the VE theme and plugin to function properly.

      I have had to create and delete a few times blogs created with this product, since outcome didn't outcome as the instructions say it would come out.

      I was thinking that it could be something in my pc, browser. I thought that it was my fault. But after reading the posts here, I will probably have to ask for a refund, because this product was supposed to make my online life easier, not worse.

      Yesterday, in another WF thread I defended VE, but today, reading here, I think that I might have been wrong.

      Obizboomer experiences surely makes one wonder about the investment (or could it be waste) made in this product.

      One could possibly get a refund, specially if the product was bought through paypal, since refunds are made by the seller and not by JvZoo. And I bought it with a CC and not through PP.

      A side note:

      Did you notice that with JvZoo your affiliate commissions can be held for up to 90 days!? With ClickBank the maximum, once you meet initial qualifications, could be a month. And JvZoo have 30 day money back guarantee, and CB has 60 days.

      Back to our issue:

      I have been having the same problems that have been posted before in this thread. And Precious Ng apparently isn't so "precious".

      Probably, we are working with another shiny object with its magical one or three push button to complete success online.

      I will keep testing this product until a few days before refunds can be requested. I hope that it will do what it says it does. I am more interested in those results than on getting a refund. It should be more profitable!

      Sincerely,

      Luis Antonios
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  • Profile picture of the author Ndoki
    Another Update:

    No response to my latest trouble ticket. I have really given the Video Essence support personnel a very reasonable time to resolve the issue with their plugin and theme. They simply are not responding (until they see a post like this).

    I have asked for a full refund of my purchase. Possessing the theme and plugin for more than two weeks does me no good if it does not work.

    It is a great concept, but it is too bad that their theme and plugin are riddled with bugs.

    Maybe greed and love of money was their first motivation rather than producing a good product. A good product will make the money and win loyal and trusting customers.

    I am very disappointed.
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  • Profile picture of the author Ndoki
    Yet Another Astounding Update !!!

    I ask Video Essence to issue me a refund. Guess what they did? Instead of being honorable and complying with my request, they send me an email stating the following:

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    Hello

    Thank you for contacting our customer support.Kindly note
    that we have sent out an OTA update to fix this issue. Login
    to wordpress update the video essence plugin. And you can
    also download the latest version in the members area.


    Regard
    Video Essence Team
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    I update the plugin and the problems are still there except they fixed buttons and links that were not working before and the video preview in settings. But the video preview does not "save" your customized logo and URL.

    The curation & content discovery process does not work.

    So I am asking - for a third time - for a refund.

    My point is that these folks don't want to respect one wishes. When I ask for a refund, I want a refund! What is the problem?

    I will NEVER purchase anything from these guys. I understand when things don't work, but if I have to run through a tech support / refund request obstacle course like this, they blew all prospects of me ever purchasing anything from them in the future. Not only that, I will write negative reviews.
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    They are promoting not to use Google Analytics with their stuff, because it won't work with VE.

    You have to get (buy) their HeatMapTracker for $397, but if you buy it by Nov., 26 you get a $ 200 discount, that will be for $ 197.

    Another OTO, or how to keep buying their crap.
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    UPDATE

    I opened up a "Trouble Ticket" to check on the status of my refund (the third time asking for it). Still no response after almost two days.

    They don't want to give your money back as easily as they gained it from you. That in itself tells you volumes about the integrity of these "fast-talking" people. I get the impression they are just sitting back laughing at everyone all the way to the bank while thinking we are suckers.

    I will post no more about my refund as I am not expecting any response from them.
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        We may have a solution to all of this rip off, I am glad I avoided this one but a few posts back, sorry I did not go back to see who it was. They made a sugestion to run a WSO about listing who the scammers, liers, and bad people who sell products that don't do what they say they do, or change their conditions after you have already paid for a lifetime contract. This has to be a market that a lot of people will pay for, and get rid of the bad people that continues to profit on the warrior forum.

        Ridofliers.com dont know if it is taken or not.
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        • Profile picture of the author Antonios
          It seems that many WSO sellers are, apparently, scammers, too.

          The problem are the newbies, these are the targets of confessed and very rich scammers.

          Newbies will learn, if they ever learn, after being ripped off many times by con online artists.

          Even experienced online marketers have fallen to some of these scams.

          On September 2013 there was an online marketer promoting a program, even with the creator having dozens of complains from other programs, and this marketer was saying that probably this new program was honest because he had been paid and was building a downline.

          Well, on January 2014, this marketer received the blow from the program creator, his downline was transfered and after complaining, his account was closed.

          We, human beings, have the expectation that bad things happen to other people, not to us, and that bad people will regenerate and will become good people.

          Online scammers are professionals at hurting other people. Don't care about other people, they lack sensitivity on human suffering.

          Probably, that "Scammers WSO" will be WSO of the month.
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  • Profile picture of the author Ndoki
    The Video Essence website is closed down. Could it be perhaps because they are suffering from a massive influx of complaints and refund requests? Their plugin does not work.

    If a product is so great that it makes sales, why close down the website? Unless the theme and plugin are riddled with problems.

    Here is the sad part: Rather than come out and tell everyone "Oops, we pushed out a product that does not work," these guys have closed down their website to give themselves time to fix the problem and then reopen the website hailing the product as greater than great once more.

    I will never purchasing anything from these guys because I feel like I ran through a virtual obstacle course with them in an attempt to get it to work. It was mentally tiring and time consuming. The end result is that the plugin is useless.

    I am really curious as to why we have not heard from those who have Video Essence and claim it is working for them. I sense an eerie silence.
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      • Profile picture of the author Andre Slater
        I used it for a minute and bought the upsells It's garbage... Very buggy no updates and they are churn and burn product creators. Don't buy... I actually had to buy another theme and restart my whole site.

        Stay away
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  • Profile picture of the author twistedpixel
    Total garbage. It work for a bit (tho buggy) and then stopped working all together.

    Sent in support tickets with no response.

    Turns out, every single product I've purchased that had "Precious" connected to it, is complete garbage. You've got to do research now to determine who is behind such products ( as "Precious" is using shills to sell his junk )
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    I got Video Essence for a bonus and the beauty of it is that it doesn't work. I installed the plugin and theme on my wordpress site and lo and behold after activation, my website got white. I had to login into cpanel and delete the files and install something else. But thanks to the recently new video theme VasQ. This one works like a charm. I love it!
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