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Unread 23rd Aug 2012, 03:59 PM   #1401
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Do I need VPS or is shared hosting enough?
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Originally Posted by Nolimits View Post

I had the same problems, the support reply was just a canned response. I finally tried using FTP, but I suspect some file got corrupted or such, as now the plugin is available but the SVP does not function. The support is non-existant or at least unbelievably slow. Are we the only ones having this problem?
No, you are not the only one with problems and no support.

This looks like a great product (on paper) and is priced accordingly but it starts to look like ...
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Greetings. I made a post (#1405) wherein I asked, basically, if I got the
SVP version without Facebook Like, Squeeze Pg's etc., should I be able
to "re-direct to an url" at the conclusion of my video?

If anyone can answer who got the license with full rights to use on all their
websites - that's the perfect person to answer this question.

(without $20 upgrade)

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Yes, I believe you can redirect to another url with just the player and not having to purchse the oto
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I had the same problems, the support reply was just a canned response. I finally tried using FTP, but I suspect some file got corrupted or such, as now the plugin is available but the SVP does not function. The support is non-existant or at least unbelievably slow. Are we the only ones having this problem?
If you read back a couple of pages, you'll see that I had the same problem...I contacted my host, and received an answer similar to this...

"all of our shared hosting accounts have zend 5.X.X"

But, when you use the install helper, if you click on the php link towards the bottom, it will take you to a page that gives you all of your settings and assets, when I did that, I saw that my HOST was incorrect and I had Zend 2.X.X

I contacted the Host again, and told them that I only had 2.X.X and they said they would look at it - Low and behold, THEY DIDN'T HAVE 5.2.2. and then they updateded it and all problems were gone.

I'm not the only one that this happened to either, so don't take your hosts word for it...Instead when you run the instamagic helper (or whatever it's called) click the link towards the bottom and verify it for yourself.
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When I add amazon affiliate links or links to facebook fan pages for the affiliate link in banners or splash images, it does not go to amazon or facebook. A blank page comes up. Is this because of the automatic url cloaking feature? If I just put another website link in there it works fine. Are amazon and facebook blocking this because of the url cloaking feature this plugin is using? Has anybody else experienced these problems?
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How Difficult can it be ( and from my previous comment ); what is the killer OSP compared to other Video Players ( maybe up to 5 key advantages ) ?---> Test it ----> Does it Perform Yes or No ? --> Post those findings with some evidence ---> Help the other potential buyers who can see the support / installation swamp BUT still need Quality Information upon which to base their Buy/ No Buy Decision
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I submitted a trouble shooting ticket 2 days ago why is it taking so long for someone to give me an answer to my problem? I purchased the product and can not use it.
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An Explanation for You:

Hi everyone... please allow me to shed some light on what is going on. There is an important reason I have not been posting as much as I want to or need to in here. And there is an explanation for the situation in the support center. 100% transparency here - no bs.

SVP was tested with 1400 customers over 8 months as part of a bigger package - the first 1000 sales were over three months and the rest were spread out over the next 5.

From time to time, I had to help someone install or configure their web host, but it always seemed like an anomaly - about 5 to 7 percent. Some servers behaved differently, and that was fine, because I would log in to people's cpanel or GoDaddy accounts and hook 'em up. It seemed like such a small percentage - and easy to support over that time.

Fast forward... We launch Simple Video Pro...
here I am at my computer with Mike on Skype and we click GO.

500 sales in 5 minutes! 1000 sales in 20 minutes! In 12 hours we exceeded our goal for 14 days. Awesome!

But..... that small percentage of unusual server configurations?.... The few people I needed to help here and there - now BIG numbers.... I should not say this, but I had 200 support tickets in the first day. That small percentage - was a lot of people because we were selling so many so fast. We could not catch up. I couldn't even make a dent and do it justice... so 90% of people happy -- 10% need help -- 200 tickets.

So I hired on 3 people just to reach out and let people know we are here.... by then the tickets were at 370... and the three of them have been wading through the pile...

We had no way of knowing how huge the response would be... we thought, nah - it'll be pretty good... but wow. Honestly, we were not ready for this.

So you may be 50th in line and we're just not there yet - I am sincerely beside myself about it. Seriously - ask any of my previous customers: I care a LOT. I'll go WAY out of my way to help someone... beyond what almost anyone else will do.

I have been working with as many of you personally as I can.... but I also had to do something really important:

I HAD TO FIX THIS. I had to make it work on as many server configurations and versions and settings as I could.... to fix it, I couldn't be on the thread answering questions.... so I have been working directly with several people who had those odd-ball problems I never thought of...

...and to get it fixed, I had to let my support people do the best they can. You have no idea how hard that is for me to do. I still answered a whole bunch of tickets yesterday from 4:30am to 5:30am... but it is like shouting in the wind.

GOOD NEWS: I HAVE IT! I have an update that I have been testing the cra__... well, lets say I have been testing it a LOT. And it is working great!

I have installed it and run it through its paces on the "problem" servers. I have installed it on all but one of my sites - and my off-line customer sites. I am installing it on my main training site: InstaMagicPlugins.com next - I made that one last because you are depending on it - and I wanted to be sure it was all perfect. (and it should help those who cannot see the videos for some reason)

To be perfectly honest, it is a little scary to release it.... because I want it to work so for you so much... so, I took an extra day to test some more.... I maybe didn't get to test everything -- it took 4,000 of you to do that... but I will eventually.

I have been heads down focused and coding like mad every day and every night with a couple hours of sleep between to make this right for you. And I have it ready... just a few more hours...

...ironing out the finer points -- double checking theme footer interaction -- making sure videos align perfectly on mobile -- making sure responsive themes don't break (no, SVP videos do not size responsively -- yet) -- making it easy to upgrade (no need to re-install a different version any more)... and making SURE the Install Helper and the main plugin can handle servers that have odd configurations.... I now use three effective forms of server-to-server communication... not 1 or 2 -- I use 3 - if a server is not set up for 1, switch to 2, and so on.... for techies, it is now in this order... CURL, URL file open, and Web Service via SOAP... curl is new - added today b/c of a specific server I installed it on...

THAT should cover 99.9% of servers out there! And there's a lot more I've done - some customer requests - like allowing you to select if a link in the video will be cloaked or not... etc...

Oh, and you don't have to do as many (if any) changes to your settings - I eliminated the need for some of them...

Honestly, I know some "Guru IMers" would look at a pile of money and know only 5 or 10% will refund... and move on. But I look at all you previously excited people who I know are now feeling really frustrated and pissed off -- at me. To me, this is personal.... no bs... And I have to help.... Of course, most of you are happy as clams... but you are not the vocal ones - and you are not the ones who need help.

And I want you all to know that Mike has been working his butt of on this as well -- a couple of nights we were on Skype going back and forth with solutions 'till 3am... and at least one night he was up all night on Skype with me -- 'till 6 am (we're in the same time-zone). So know that you have his direct support, although you do not see it.

I am working most of the night tonight and all morning to get this to you. This is working well and I am excited - but also a little.... well.... it's a big world of 4000 different configurations out there...

My goal is to do it ONCE. -- of course there will still be updates - but I want to start adding features for you -- not fixes.

When it is ready - you will get an email from WSO Pro... there will be new license keys for you to copy and save until you paste them into FanBuzz/Simple Video Pro.

And there will be a shiny new Install Helper that will give you your download, even if it "thinks" your server is not configured... But it is a LOT better at helping you get set up right the first time.

People with support tickets will also get a second email some time after the first - just to be sure you get it.

Yes - support has sucked! But that is outwardly... behind the scenes has been a TON of hard work and sacrifice of time with family, lack of sleep and more... because we owe it to you. I owe it to you. And I am responsible to make it work for you.

Behind the scenes support ROCKS! But it rocked so hard I didn't have time to tell you about it...

God bless you all and thank you - and thank you to those who have been helping others in this thread when I could not. I appreciate it a lot. Thank you.

Until tomorrow...

~ Nick

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Yes - support has sucked! But that is outwardly... behind the scenes has been a TON of hard work and sacrifice of time with family, lack of sleep and more... because we owe it to you. I owe it to you. And I am responsible to make it work for you.

Behind the scenes support ROCKS! But it rocked so hard I didn't have time to tell you about it...

God bless you all and thank you - and thank you to those who have been helping others in this thread when I could not. I appreciate it a lot. Thank you.

Until tomorrow...

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Nick

I found support to be OK actually.

I had a few initial problems, but it didn't take a genius to work out that you had been overwhelmed, so I decided to leave it a few days.

I am glad I took the 'hands-off' approach and gave you some time, something I can only hope people would do for me if I ever release a WSO!

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Go, Team LaPolla-Lantz! Just wow. Hate to say it, but I thought this would happen... that you'd sell far more than you dreamed... and get WSO whammied in the process, lol.

I confess that I put off my purchase in anticipation of this... but am still in 100% support of you, Mike, and this affordable product that's put so much video marketing opportunity into the hands of those who could NOT afford the current alternatives. And since Mike is... well. Mike... I knew whatever happened would be "fixed" in quicktime fashion, as his reputation, and yours, would not only demand that, but prevent you both from ever doing otherwise.

Yeah, I'd say you two are a dang safe bet for all of us, lol.

Get some sleep, guys... and gals (hopefully). I would bet that more than 90% of us here are your die-hard supporters... a very patient and wso-understanding lot. And I most certainly want the other 10% to learn quickly just how wise they were to place their money and their trust in you two.

Go Team LaPolla-Lanz! How exciting for us all!

Robin Carlisle

P.S. Since Saturday until yesterday, I was watching Simple Video Pro climb the charts from page three and almost to page one on Warrior Plus' affiliate list sorted in order of "sales." Mind sharing how many sales so far as of today? And is there any other way to watch the sales numbers climb, other than in the affiliate section? This really is fascinating... at least to me. And I'm sure also to Chris Munch who's been sitting at the number one spot for so long... surely he's getting antsy watching yall skyrocket up those sales charts. Like I said... fascinating... and makes me root for yall even more, lol. Not rooting against Chris (love everything he does); just rooting for yall to outdo your wildest dreams. Then you can sleep, lol!

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Before I have my say, let me be up front that I have no affiliate connection or vested interest in this product or any other product or person on the Warrior Forum and certainly have not been paid in any form to write my say.

I have been a customer of Nick's since the end of last year. I purchased a major product but did not do anything with it until a few months later only to find problems with the video tutorials - etc. I put in a support ticket and I got Nick at a busy time but he personally made a sincere effort to help me. I was the first and only to have these problems. Nick tried everything he could to help me and it clearly was on my end - but he insisted he personally solve it - and that he certainly did. Over a couple of weeks he tried everything and then - just for me created a download package that solved the problems. That may not seem a big deal, but it was definitely a difficult and huge effort he went to - just for one customer - me. What is a big deal is the time and efforts he went to to do so - just so it would work for this one person - me. He didn't and still doesn't know me from a bar of soap (except as a customer) so I was absolutely blown away with the sincerity and genuine concern he had - what he did was amazing - just to make sure I was satisfied. He told me he could not rest knowing one of his customers was in need and would only stop when it was solved.

Now I understand that many of you out there are frustrated - but I also need the same help as you are waiting for right now. I have got the odd support help. But I know at this point he is at a real busy period and I wrote to him to put me last on the list. That is how much respect, trust and faith I have in Nick. I know what this guy has done for me and I am certain I am not alone. I know he is snowed under right now way more than he expected - that is obvious. I also KNOW he will not rest until every single person is satisfied - he will make sure he does until all is working perfectly.

I know we all want everything yesterday - but I hope that we can all practice some patience because if my experience is anything to go by, I know what you are getting on the other side will contain way more quality service than you will ever expect.

Thanks for taking the time to read this.

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I was wondering if the viral buttons could include LinkedIn? I saw there were options for Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.
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I am drawn to this thread like a moth to a flame.

I feel the angst of the folks that are unhappy with this software. Has there been problems? Yes! Could the problems have been handled better? I don't know... maybe! I do sense the sincerity of Nick & Mike, the folks who are the recipients of all this heat, to make it all right though so I choose to believe that everything will turn out excellent in the end.

I believe that this may just turn out to be the best WP plugin of it's kind and I'll be very happy that I bought it here first as a WSO before it moves on to sell for what it's actually worth!

When I first saw this WSO, I jumped on it like a man possessed... the laundry list of things it could do made me as giddy as a school girl with excitement. I, like a lot of other people, had a problem with it right away but I eventually discovered in my case the problem that I was having was my own fault.

Is everything perfect now? I don't know because I have not implemented the software to it's potential yet. I'm not worried though because I believe and trust that both Nick & Mike intend for all of us to be happy with what we bought and will make everything right in the end!

Now for all of you people who are dedicated to being negatively vocal in this thread... exactly what the hell do you think that crap is doing for you? Are you folks feeling happy with your behaviour here? Are you expressing your drama because you believe it helps others or do you believe it somehow enhances your forum image or persona in some way? I assure you it does not!!!!

You had a choice as did I when we first discovered this WSO. We had three choices actually - one was to buy it - the second one was to pass on it, an thirdly we could have opted to buy something somewhat comparable elsewhere for a retail price of $200 or more but we didn't do that.

I bought a very powerful Facebook software WSO several months ago for about the same price I paid here and that software is still working through some issues but it's closed as a WSO and is now selling for $197. Right?

In fact I have bought a lot of stuff on the Warrior Forum since joining this community and though I have to say not all of it was worthwhile - only twice did I feel I was taken advantage of by the sellers but this WSO is not either of them!

My advice for the pissed off, pile on crowd, who are most prolific in the thread - either take your meds and settle down or take a deep breath, a time out, and let "what will happen" - happen! Just because we all have the privilege to share our heart felt opinions in here doesn't mean that we should!

Cheers Everybody!
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I waited a bit more than others, but I've finally got my copy of this awesome plugin.

But the first minutes didn't repaid my preference in your plugin.
In fact clicking download in first welcome page bring me to an XML page with error:

<Error><Code>InvalidAccessKeyId</Code><Message>The AWS Access Key Id you provided does not exist in our records.</Message><RequestId>43330D9B4691E7B6</RequestId><HostId>hYRCiWc5hM3GGuCiCmpJzVvyHYRZl03p HNUD/7l1Q9g25VyvXDXNI6h9H0HxvxNy</HostId><AWSAccessKeyId/></Error>

Please help me to download at least the first plugin to check my hosting settings.
The version I bought is the Multi for $47.

Thanks so much and see you soon,
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folks, I had some doubts, let me just say that those are now GONE, these guys are working round the clock to catch up with the current list of issues.

How do I know?

Let's just say I was with Nick at a RIDICULOUS hour...

NO let me rephrase that...*$*^%$# hour, bringing him up to speed on some things I noticed, they are all over this like white on rice folks, a little patience is required they are close to having a massive chunk of this killed.

You do NOT have the best selling WSO of all time without some glitches.

Anyways I was most pleased with what I learned about the mind behind the machine here, and considering the *$*^%$# hour it was and the high level of professionalism, Iwould encourage you all to take a beath and relax...you are in good hands.

If not I will rapidly digress back to beating them about the head and neck area! lol?

CHILL BRUTHA'S....ALL IN GOOD TIME!
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I waited a bit more than others, but I've finally got my copy of this awesome plugin.

But the first minutes didn't repaid my preference in your plugin.
In fact clicking download in first welcome page bring me to an XML page with error:

<Error><Code>InvalidAccessKeyId</Code><Message>The AWS Access Key Id you provided does not exist in our records.</Message><RequestId>43330D9B4691E7B6</RequestId><HostId>hYRCiWc5hM3GGuCiCmpJzVvyHYRZl03p HNUD/7l1Q9g25VyvXDXNI6h9H0HxvxNy</HostId><AWSAccessKeyId/></Error>

Please help me to download at least the first plugin to check my hosting settings.
The version I bought is the Multi for $47.

Thanks so much and see you soon,
Alessandro
Looks like an Amazon error. Just try the download again in a few and it should work.

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Hello Nick,
So sorry if I bother, I know you're working hard to make everybody happy....but I need your advice. I am too new (newbie) to IM, actually I'm like a NEW BORN in IM world. I'm sure that I will not use this software right now but I may use it later and I'm afraid that later will be........too late (because this offer maybe will not exist for ever at this price). So..... WHAT SHOULD I DO ? To buy it and keep it on my laptop until the right time to use it will come.....or just to pass on this because is not for me.
I'm sure that you're not interested for my money............you guys sold already more than you expected.
Please advice.

Thank you and best regrads,

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An Explanation for You:

Hi everyone... please allow me to shed some light on what is going on. There is an important reason I have not been posting as much as I want to or need to in here. And there is an explanation for the situation in the support center. 100% transparency here - no bs.

SVP was tested with 1400 customers over 8 months as part of a bigger package - the first 1000 sales were over three months and the rest were spread out over the next 5.

From time to time, I had to help someone install or configure their web host, but it always seemed like an anomaly - about 5 to 7 percent. Some servers behaved differently, and that was fine, because I would log in to people's cpanel or GoDaddy accounts and hook 'em up. It seemed like such a small percentage - and easy to support over that time.

Fast forward... We launch Simple Video Pro...
here I am at my computer with Mike on Skype and we click GO.

500 sales in 5 minutes! 1000 sales in 20 minutes! In 12 hours we exceeded our goal for 14 days. Awesome!

But..... that small percentage of unusual server configurations?.... The few people I needed to help here and there - now BIG numbers.... I should not say this, but I had 200 support tickets in the first day. That small percentage - was a lot of people because we were selling so many so fast. We could not catch up. I couldn't even make a dent and do it justice... so 90% of people happy -- 10% need help -- 200 tickets.

So I hired on 3 people just to reach out and let people know we are here.... by then the tickets were at 370... and the three of them have been wading through the pile...

We had no way of knowing how huge the response would be... we thought, nah - it'll be pretty good... but wow. Honestly, we were not ready for this.

So you may be 50th in line and we're just not there yet - I am sincerely beside myself about it. Seriously - ask any of my previous customers: I care a LOT. I'll go WAY out of my way to help someone... beyond what almost anyone else will do.

I have been working with as many of you personally as I can.... but I also had to do something really important:

I HAD TO FIX THIS. I had to make it work on as many server configurations and versions and settings as I could.... to fix it, I couldn't be on the thread answering questions.... so I have been working directly with several people who had those odd-ball problems I never thought of...

...and to get it fixed, I had to let my support people do the best they can. You have no idea how hard that is for me to do. I still answered a whole bunch of tickets yesterday from 4:30am to 5:30am... but it is like shouting in the wind.

GOOD NEWS: I HAVE IT! I have an update that I have been testing the cra__... well, lets say I have been testing it a LOT. And it is working great!

I have installed it and run it through its paces on the "problem" servers. I have installed it on all but one of my sites - and my off-line customer sites. I am installing it on my main training site: InstaMagicPlugins.com next - I made that one last because you are depending on it - and I wanted to be sure it was all perfect. (and it should help those who cannot see the videos for some reason)

To be perfectly honest, it is a little scary to release it.... because I want it to work so for you so much... so, I took an extra day to test some more.... I maybe didn't get to test everything -- it took 4,000 of you to do that... but I will eventually.

I have been heads down focused and coding like mad every day and every night with a couple hours of sleep between to make this right for you. And I have it ready... just a few more hours...

...ironing out the finer points -- double checking theme footer interaction -- making sure videos align perfectly on mobile -- making sure responsive themes don't break (no, SVP videos do not size responsively -- yet) -- making it easy to upgrade (no need to re-install a different version any more)... and making SURE the Install Helper and the main plugin can handle servers that have odd configurations.... I now use three effective forms of server-to-server communication... not 1 or 2 -- I use 3 - if a server is not set up for 1, switch to 2, and so on.... for techies, it is now in this order... CURL, URL file open, and Web Service via SOAP... curl is new - added today b/c of a specific server I installed it on...

THAT should cover 99.9% of servers out there! And there's a lot more I've done - some customer requests - like allowing you to select if a link in the video will be cloaked or not... etc...

Oh, and you don't have to do as many (if any) changes to your settings - I eliminated the need for some of them...

Honestly, I know some "Guru IMers" would look at a pile of money and know only 5 or 10% will refund... and move on. But I look at all you previously excited people who I know are now feeling really frustrated and pissed off -- at me. To me, this is personal.... no bs... And I have to help.... Of course, most of you are happy as clams... but you are not the vocal ones - and you are not the ones who need help.

And I want you all to know that Mike has been working his butt of on this as well -- a couple of nights we were on Skype going back and forth with solutions 'till 3am... and at least one night he was up all night on Skype with me -- 'till 6 am (we're in the same time-zone). So know that you have his direct support, although you do not see it.

I am working most of the night tonight and all morning to get this to you. This is working well and I am excited - but also a little.... well.... it's a big world of 4000 different configurations out there...

My goal is to do it ONCE. -- of course there will still be updates - but I want to start adding features for you -- not fixes.

When it is ready - you will get an email from WSO Pro... there will be new license keys for you to copy and save until you paste them into FanBuzz/Simple Video Pro.

And there will be a shiny new Install Helper that will give you your download, even if it "thinks" your server is not configured... But it is a LOT better at helping you get set up right the first time.

People with support tickets will also get a second email some time after the first - just to be sure you get it.

Yes - support has sucked! But that is outwardly... behind the scenes has been a TON of hard work and sacrifice of time with family, lack of sleep and more... because we owe it to you. I owe it to you. And I am responsible to make it work for you.

Behind the scenes support ROCKS! But it rocked so hard I didn't have time to tell you about it...

God bless you all and thank you - and thank you to those who have been helping others in this thread when I could not. I appreciate it a lot. Thank you.

Until tomorrow...

~ Nick

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Richard A.Cox, Atlantarobin, Phons, and Fergufr --

Wow... thank you so much for your support and kind words. I means a lot to me - you have no idea.

Don't be angry with people upset on this thread... they don't know me. What they do know is that there is a lot of junk out there and naturally would jump to conclusions. I understand that - 100%. I would feel the same way... although, I wouldn't rain on someone's thread unless I knew it was a rip-off... but everyone has their own ways. This is not like the others out there.

Anyway - Thank you again!

Now - on to the most recent questions:

Alessandro - this morning we had issues with our amazon keys and the downloads were not accessible.... Sorry about that... Murphy's Law is hard at work here... this was the FIRST morning I was away from my desk.... my wife and I were down town (about 30 minutes away) with one of our off-line website clients... and what happens? Amazon troubles! Couldn't fix it with my iPad - so had to rush home... what? Freeway traffic issues? Yep.... Ugh!

It is fixed and I have replied to every support ticket from this morning about it.

InnerWest - No, it does not do Linked-In, but that is on the list.

Sumerunagnah - You have some time... You can buy now and hold on for a bit or buy in a day or so -- It'll be well worth it. I realize you're new and don;t know if this is something you can handle... so here's what I can do for you... please go open a support ticket here: RZM / Instamagic Plug-ins Support -- put in the subject "Nick Said He'd Send Me Links" - I'll send you links to the tutorial videos. Then you can see almost everything and how SVP is used - and the upgrade, too... then you can decide. Fair?


CTB - I was good to meet you via our Skype call... yeah it was - what? - 3am when we hung up? Thank you for your kind words above as well.

Want to know the kind of stuff that happens? ---

CTB made me aware that the Like/Reval feature of the upgrade OTO was not working... I had seen it a little in this thread and thought it was just a training issue that I could help people with asap.... but after logging on to CTB's site myself and installing the latest update as a test, I saw that it was not working.

So - I spent from 3am to 7am working on it and was unable to find the "bug" - panic!.... got an update to send out -- omg! -- cannot send it with a problem - "keep going - I can find this!"

Well.... finally I found the problem this afternoon:

FACEBOOK HAS A BUG in the Like Button!
https://developers.facebook.com/bugs/457950334238629

They just fixed it TODAY and they have not yet pushed it out....

So - 4 hours in the early morning and then more this afternoon spent on a ghost chase when I could have been doing more to get the update done.... what causes delays?.... this kind of stuff.

I'm still working hard to get this ready and out to you all before today is done.... because that is what I said I would do... and I won't sleep until you have it. (unless I physically pass out)

Sincerely,

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Richard A.Cox, Atlantarobin, Phons, and Fergufr --

So - 4 hours in the early morning and then more this afternoon spent on a ghost chase when I could have been doing more to get the update done.... what causes delays?.... this kind of stuff.


I'm still working hard to get this ready and out to you all before today is done.... because that is what I said I would do... and I won't sleep until you have it. (unless I physically pass out)

Sincerely,

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Nick, this is life with computers. They are more unreliable than my car and more stubborn than my husband. They seem to have a life of their own. I think you should go and take a nice long nap. We don't want you passing out or getting sick. I have a feeling you're going to be putting in some time on this project for a while. Take care of yourself.
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Nick, this is life with computers. They are more unreliable than my car and more stubborn than my husband. They seem to have a life of their own. I think you should go and take a nice long nap. We don't want you passing out or getting sick. I have a feeling you're going to be putting in some time on this project for a while. Take care of yourself.
Thank you, Violetflowers! This is Nick's wife. I've been trying to tell him to GO TO BED but he simply won't. He has only gotten about 2-4 hours sleep every single night for the past several weeks. He is the brains and the brawn behind this. He is totally invested in this product and won't let anyone down.

Nobody on this forum has any idea how much work he is putting into this. There are so many unforeseen events that have come up with this launch - things that could not have been predicted and hindsight is 20/20. However we will learn from this & grow.

The success of SVP has surpassed our expectations! THANK YOU EVERYONE!!!
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I'm still working hard to get this ready and out to you all before today is done.... because that is what I said I would do... and I won't sleep until you have it. (unless I physically pass out)

Sincerely,

Nick


Hey Nick,

As a customer of yours since last Fall, I know you work your butt off for us. I've also found that when you go too long without sleep, the mind seems to slow way down and the solutions you seek seem illusive. After a good night sleep, the answers seem to pop out right in front of you.

So give your mind a rest - it will reward you in the morning with obvious answers.
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Nice to meet you Mrs. LaPolla ...
Thanks so much for taking good care of your husband for us all
He's already doing awesome, and he's gonna do even more awesome.
I can see the future where this is all a vague memory...because what it's opened up for you is even MORE exciting and wonderful, and will have made all this pain and effort MORE than worthwhile.

Live JoyFully!

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Thank you, Violetflowers! This is Nick's wife. I've been trying to tell him to GO TO BED but he simply won't. He has only gotten about 2-4 hours sleep every single night for the past several weeks. He is the brains and the brawn behind this. He is totally invested in this product and won't let anyone down.

Nobody on this forum has any idea how much work he is putting into this. There are so many unforeseen events that have come up with this launch - things that could not have been predicted and hindsight is 20/20. However we will learn from this & grow.

The success of SVP has surpassed our expectations! THANK YOU EVERYONE!!!
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Want to know the kind of stuff that happens? ---

CTB made me aware that the Like/Reval feature of the upgrade OTO was not working... I had seen it a little in this thread and thought it was just a training issue that I could help people with asap.... but after logging on to CTB's site myself and installing the latest update as a test, I saw that it was not working.

So - I spent from 3am to 7am working on it and was unable to find the "bug" - panic!.... got an update to send out -- omg! -- cannot send it with a problem - "keep going - I can find this!"

Well.... finally I found the problem this afternoon:

FACEBOOK HAS A BUG in the Like Button!
https://developers.facebook.com/bugs/457950334238629

They just fixed it TODAY and they have not yet pushed it out....

So - 4 hours in the early morning and then more this afternoon spent on a ghost chase when I could have been doing more to get the update done.... what causes delays?.... this kind of stuff.
Spoke to my guy at FB just 10 mins ago, he is not on this particular issue but looked into it, and tells me they are in the deep SHAT over it.

There is alot of uproar on the issue because of the obviously large amount of progs exploiting the like function, edge create not firing makes all of them useless. CLEARLY your prog is not to blame on that one,

HOPE YOU ALL HEARD THAT! This is me vouching for the fact, there's a 70 comment deep thread on facebooks site that backs this up. This is a FB screw up not Nick and company!

FB guy mentioned to me the enormous amount of admin messages being logged in the facebook servers was creating multiple hundreds of gigs in the logs needing cleaning out. Heading into a weekend this was a problem just from the admin perspective.

There was no way for him to confirm or deny the ETA on the fix but he indicated his experience with weekend fixes was not a good one.

I really don't care, and am actually burnt out from a long week so am tossing in the towel until tomorrow anyways.

Little choked you got behind on other matters trying to figure out something out of your control, but that shows your determination for sure, and yeah it was way bloody late matey...something in the order of 5 am my time by the time I got to feel a pillow.

Frankly amazed to get up just a few hours later and find you still plugging away well beyond when I pulled the pin and dove for cover.

Friggen soldier you are...and on that note, I just saw the wife in here trying to get you to bail LOL so I will issue the order fwiw

AT EASE!!!!!!!!!!

You got plenty of folks needing attention more than my sorry case, so get some rest, swear to gawd if I see you working round the next 24 hr clock I will personally fly over there and knock you the hell out LOL

(with bourbon maybe)

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Thank you, Violetflowers! This is Nick's wife. I've been trying to tell him to GO TO BED but he simply won't. He has only gotten about 2-4 hours sleep every single night for the past several weeks. He is the brains and the brawn behind this. He is totally invested in this product and won't let anyone down.

Nobody on this forum has any idea how much work he is putting into this. There are so many unforeseen events that have come up with this launch - things that could not have been predicted and hindsight is 20/20. However we will learn from this & grow.

The success of SVP has surpassed our expectations! THANK YOU EVERYONE!!!

psssst....write this down
lavender oil...get it from a health store
teeny weeny drop here or there
he'll be out in no time

you never heard squat from me lol
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I've just checked out the demo page at simplevideopro.com on my iPad and it doesn't play as you suggest

Plus, I've just bought the developer version and obviously arrived on the OTO page and once again, the video does not play on my iPad as you suggest it does

Please advise ASAP

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Hi,

I left it a few days to let the dust settle a bit, as I can see that you guys are extremely busy with support and all, but I bought SVP this morning, but I didn't get a chance to purchase FanBuzz, as I was taken straight to the SVP download page. Would it be possible to PM me a link when you get a minute, or maybe put a link on the SVP download page, for those that may have missed the OTO.

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I know that there is an update coming up but I just wanted to see if anyone else is having this problem. i just can't (translated: don't want to) go through 20 something pages of posts.

I set everything up and I use Firefox for my browser. When testing everything worked great. The I tried testing in chrome and Internet Explorer and I cannot get the videos to play.

Is this happening to anyone else? just wanted to see if this my be specific to me or an overall bug.

Tried submitting a support ticket but it keeps telling me to fix an error on my for but it doesn't tell me what the error is and I have all the forms filled out.

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This is a great product, however.... the customer support is horrible! It's been one week since I sent in a ticket - I never went to the OTO page after purchasing the developers license. So I was asking for the link to the OTO page. After 4 days I finally received an answer, but it wasn't the link. So I submitted another ticket. It was opened 8/25 (2 days ago) and it's still open... Still no link to the OTO page.

I know your customer support is swamped but this is ridiculous. All I want is the link to get to the OTO page - I want to get FanBuzz.

Come on guys... help me out here, your customer support sure isn't!!
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I also realized why I get an error when trying to submit a ticket. Sometimes the captcha show up and sometimes it doesn't. If it doesn't show up you get an error and can't submit a ticket. I just tried to submit another ticket and it didn't show up.

Not happy!
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I also realized why I get an error when trying to submit a ticket. Sometimes the captcha show up and sometimes it doesn't. If it doesn't show up you get an error and can't submit a ticket. I just tried to submit another ticket and it didn't show up.

Not happy!
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Yeah that was happening to me to
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This is a great product, however.... the customer support is horrible! It's been one week since I sent in a ticket - I never went to the OTO page after purchasing the developers license. So I was asking for the link to the OTO page. After 4 days I finally received an answer, but it wasn't the link. So I submitted another ticket. It was opened 8/25 (2 days ago) and it's still open... Still no link to the OTO page.

I know your customer support is swamped but this is ridiculous. All I want is the link to get to the OTO page - I want to get FanBuzz.

Come on guys... help me out here, your customer support sure isn't!!
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Hi Jenny, I understand your frustration but we have not sent out a link yet because Nick is working on the update. As mentioned previously he spent a full day trying to fix a problem that ended up being a Facebook issue so that delayed the update. You will be notified ASAP when it is ready. He is testing it on a few customers websites as we speak. Thank you for your patience.
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Just an FYI and if Nick is interested in sending this out to people who purchased.
If you subscribe to the link that was posted earlier about the facebook bug with the like reveal option, then you can get notified when it is fixed and working again.
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Hi Jenny, I understand your frustration but we have not sent out a link yet because Nick is working on the update. As mentioned previously he spent a full day trying to fix a problem that ended up being a Facebook issue so that delayed the update. You will be notified ASAP when it is ready. He is testing it on a few customers websites as we speak. Thank you for your patience.
Thanks for responding. If someone had mentioned that previously I would not have gotten so upset. I don't read through all the pages here... just don't have the time so I didn't know what Nick had said.

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UPDATE:

Yesterday, I had said I wouldn't sleep until I was finished.... but after weeks of 2 - 4 hours of sleep per night and yesterday having 1 hour of sleep in two days, the following conversation took place between me and Techmom77 (aka: my lovely wife, Dawn):

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Dawn: "You need some sleep, hun."
Me: "I'll be fine, love."
Dawn: "Just lie down for a few minutes."
Me: "ok......" zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

And I passed out. So I started working again at about 8:30am this morning. I am testing the new version on several customer systems - specifically, customers who had previous issues with the install process - and I hope to also test with the following users:

RonHoward, Bostoncitymass & Jalynn:

I really need to see what you are experiencing... a few people have reported this - and I think it has to do with the way the previous version was initializing the player/javascript connection. I believe some systems were seeing it as a pop-up to block.... I have changed the way the player initializes for all browsers except IE to resolve this issue.

Since this is not happening on any of my systems or my friend's systems, in any browser, I cannot test it. I would love to be able to test it so I can be sure to eliminate the problem.

Can you each please open a ticket and put TESTER in the subject line. Then I will be able to find you and get in touch so we can see if I can solve this for you. Please go to RZM / Instamagic Plug-ins Support to open the ticket.

Larry Darrell:

Wish granted! I have added a check-box under each URL entry for the logo, splash images, and banner ad where you can select to cloak the links. Leave it blank and they will not cloak. (as you can see above, I am testing right now to get ready to send out the update)

Msdobe/Jenny:

I totally understand. We are doing our very best - and beyond.

Regarding The Support Crew:

They are doing the best they can. We just brought them aboard on Monday or Tuesday (I can't even remember - hahaha). They've been working with me for only 5 days, so obviously, they are not fully trained on the software - although in their "spare" time, they are working with it. For now, I have created 30 replies to common issues for them to use along with their own knowledge of WordPress and web hosting in general. They're doing their best to reach out to as many of you as they can, so you know we are here and working on it. Considering the circumstances, they are doing a great job.

Of course, they cannot answer technical questions as well as I can - but they are really smart cookies, and I know that as they have a chance to become more familiar with FanBuzz and SVP on a more technical level, they will become amazing at providing top level support you won't find anywhere else.

I plan to keep them on board from here on out - and I consider them a part of the team. I am so grateful to Sara, John and Justin for jumping in fearlessly and tackling this with awesome professionalism and hard work! Thank you!

~ Nick
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Thanks for responding. If someone had mentioned that previously I would not have gotten so upset. I don't read through all the pages here... just don't have the time so I didn't know what Nick had said.

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Just fyi: you don't have to read through all 20 pages...I understand your frustration,,, but there are multiple ways to avoid having to read through all 20 pages.

1. Start from the LAST page and work backwards, and search for "NickL" to find his responses
2. Alternatively, go to the FIRST page, click on NickL's name and "view profile"...within the profile there's a tab "statistics", and when you open that tab, you'll be able to "view all posts by NickL" ... click on that, and VOILA! you'll see all posts by Nick, starting from most recent (which would obviously be most relevant.)

Nick ... I would recommend either putting your additional updates in your FAQ (might be a little unweildy) -- so, maybe have "latest updates" and a link to your latest post...

Hope that helps everyone.
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I also realized why I get an error when trying to submit a ticket. Sometimes the captcha show up and sometimes it doesn't. If it doesn't show up you get an error and can't submit a ticket. I just tried to submit another ticket and it didn't show up.

Not happy!
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Let me guess ... you're using firefox ?
There seem to be some weirdnesses that seem to be attributable to firefox with the downloading and displaying of images on web pages ...
-- this has happened to me (and others) on wso "sales page" images
-- warriorplus buy buttons
-- captcha buttons (I've had that experience myself).

The web really runs on a set of HIGHLY complex interacting technologies...1 slight mis-understanding or minor coding error can cause a boatload of problems. While I haven't looked at Nick's support page, most people who use some sort of captcha are using a 3rd party service.

So...just like the fb problem, the problems aren't necessarily something that Nick can directly affect.

I know...it's a pain, right? You use one thing and you'd like there to be a central place where you could get ALL problems answered.

Sigh. Such is the complexity of our lives!

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Originally Posted by bostoncitymass View Post

I know that there is an update coming up but I just wanted to see if anyone else is having this problem. i just can't (translated: don't want to) go through 20 something pages of posts.

I set everything up and I use Firefox for my browser. When testing everything worked great. The I tried testing in chrome and Internet Explorer and I cannot get the videos to play.

Is this happening to anyone else? just wanted to see if this my be specific to me or an overall bug.

Tried submitting a support ticket but it keeps telling me to fix an error on my for but it doesn't tell me what the error is and I have all the forms filled out.

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I am having this same problem.
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Ok, I purchased the main program (the developer license) with a guest paypal account because I needed to use a card not on file in paypal... then purchased the oto with the paypal account because that was available in the paypal balance...

Now when I try to validate the license, no matter which of the two email addresses I use, it does not work. (I had to use an email on the guest account not in my paypal account)

So what do I do?
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Hi everyone...

I was an original puchaser of the AIOVT (now Fanbuzz) back when the plugin first launched back in October of last year. I was super pleased with the support and the updates and Nick certainly brought a whole other level of service that is really hard to find.

With this huge launch, ironic, I decide to delve into using this plugin (which includes Simple Video Pro) and since I'm back in the game of creating fanpages that I slowed down with the last year I am slowly getting the learning curve outta the way.

I will say that I've posted a few tickets and I am still waiting for some action on them but the things I am seeing aren't critical to me setting up fanpages and using the Simple Video Pro side of things. I've seen a few glitches submitted tickets and I am waiting.

I will say this however! The last email I read from Nick still highlights his dedication and hands down customer service with his products. I will be patient because once the storm settles I will get the attention I need and fill call it a day.

I would like to suggest this to Nick and his team however, that they start a members forum strictly for users of FanBuzz so we can as a group try and work out simple problems and possibly maximize the effectiveness of these plugins.

Hope things settle down and hope success to everyone. Love the tools, great work!

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Nick,

It looks like the problem I was having is not addressed and I was not able to bring this to your attention with a PM or a support ticket - so I'm posting it here, hoping you can deal with it before the next update.

I have a WP 3.4.1 installed on a shared server at GVO, with twenty ten as the theme and only your FanBuzz plugin (version 1.2.0.014) activated. The site will not load and I get this error message: Parse error: syntax error, unexpected '?' in /home/elysheme/public_html/wp-content/plugins/a10-imaio/aioviraltoolkit1.php on line 1

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This looks amazing, but will the overlays and paypal buttons show up on the actual video that's hosted on youtube or just on your WP site?
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Responsive Web Video


Would be great if your video player can resize automatically in any display. Desktop, tablets, mobile.
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Originally Posted by elyshemer View Post

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Hi - I am so sorry for not replying... the support center system was ALWAYS sorting tickets by the date they were created, so even when you replied, your ticket was still on page 3 or 4, so I didn't see it.

I have changed the support systems code to sort by reply date - so we can see your replies at the top and get back to you right away. I found your ticket and replied via the support center.

Originally Posted by ukndoit View Post

Ok, I purchased the main program (the developer license) with a guest paypal account because I needed to use a card not on file in paypal... then purchased the oto with the paypal account because that was available in the paypal balance...

Now when I try to validate the license, no matter which of the two email addresses I use, it does not work. (I had to use an email on the guest account not in my paypal account)

So what do I do?
Thank you.
I just have to correct the license database for you. Can you open a ticket - I am in the support center right now working with a couple of people on what looks like the last issue before the update goes out... I will look for your ticket.

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Responsive Web Video


Would be great if your video player can resize automatically in any display. Desktop, tablets, mobile.
That is actually the FIRST new feature I will be working on after the update goes out.

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This looks amazing, but will the overlays and paypal buttons show up on the actual video that's hosted on youtube or just on your WP site?
It will not show up on YouTube - only on your WordPress site where you are using Simple Video Pro -- and on sites that use an embed cod from your site.



UPDATE:

I am working with three customers on what looks like the very last issue that I want to fix...

It is hard to nail down, because I cannot re-create the problem on my systems, so I am very appreciative for the help.

~ Nick
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Originally Posted by NickL View Post

Hi - I am so sorry for not replying... the support center system was ALWAYS sorting tickets by the date they were created, so even when you replied, your ticket was still on page 3 or 4, so I didn't see it.

I have changed the support systems code to sort by reply date - so we can see your replies at the top and get back to you right away. I found your ticket and replied via the support center.



I just have to correct the license database for you. Can you open a ticket - I am in the support center right now working with a couple of people on what looks like the last issue before the update goes out... I will look for your ticket.



That is actually the FIRST new feature I will be working on after the update goes out.



It will not show up on YouTube - only on your WordPress site where you are using Simple Video Pro -- and on sites that use an embed cod from your site.



UPDATE:

I am working with three customers on what looks like the very last issue that I want to fix...

It is hard to nail down, because I cannot re-create the problem on my systems, so I am very appreciative for the help.

~ Nick
Just wanted to chime in that I am one of the customers Nick is working with, been going back and forth trying to get everything sorted out, he is working hard on fixing this.
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Is there a link available of a sample site that has all the functionality working on a video? Also interested in knowing how to "host" these videos since not all of the functions work on youtube?
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The Difficulty is not the Product....its not Support......its the People who have Purchased it and FAILED TO MAKE ANY COMPARISONS (1) Give me one solid method that uses the Plugin that improves the capacity to make money in a clean simple way (2) Work out if there is a genuine value in inserting images into the YouTube Frame or not (3) Work out which types of sales sequences work best.
I am not the only person pointing out the lack of F E E D B A C K ;
sitting here with my electronic wallet open, but thinking there are less massively functional but proven alternatives offered this week.
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Clarification:

Simple Video Pro is a WordPress plug-in that plays video on your website. It does not produce video files to be uploaded to S3 or YouTube. It is actually the other way around. SVP will play video that is already hosted on YouTube, Amazon S3 or other location. All you need is the URL to the video file or YouTube link.

Simple Video Pro gives you multiple options to monetize the video you are playing on your site - the different ways you can monetize your videos is on the main sales page.

It also gives you ways to interact with viewers, lets say that at 30 seconds into a video you say "fill out the form that is about to pop up" or "like this product? Go ahead and click the buy button that just appeared inside the video." You can time the appearance of these features in videos played on your site. You can also reveal website content on your page or even another video in the same fashion. SVP also provides viral buttons to drive traffic to your page - and to your YouTube channel.

There is one way to have the video play on other websites through your SVP: you can enable "Embed". Anyone who copies the embed code from your site can put the video on their sites. And all the banners, buy buttons, etc? They display on those sites - this extends your market reach. Plus - if you enable "Affiliate Embed," then your affiliates will have their affiliate links in all the elements of your video played on their sites. Even the Like and Tweet buttons will use their links! That's a powerful tool for product sellers!

There's a lot more and the complete list on on the main page.

You are correct: I need a demo video. Now that the update has been tested on servers that had installation issues, I can focus on the marketing -- to me, it was far more important to take care of my customers first... (see my previous posts for details)

Which brings me to this...

UPDATE:

I have tested Simple Video Pro on various customer servers that were having issues and also with customers who were having trouble viewing videos because of PC and browser differences.... I have also fixed a number of user reported issues including certain themes where videos were not displaying and where the footers were affected. I am happy to report that Simple Video Pro has passed the test!

I am preparing the update as we speak - I am updating the download and delivery pages, setting up the key system and updating the WSO Pro listings. And I am getting ready to send out the update email to support ticket holders and all other buyers.

It should all be done in within 2 hours...

~ Nick
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There is one way to have the video play on other websites through your SVP: you can enable "Embed". Anyone who copies the embed code from your site can put the video on their sites. And all the banners, buy buttons, etc? They display on those sites - this extends your market reach.

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If I recall from other posts in this thread - the banners, buy buttons, etc do NOT appear in videos on Facebook and YouTube. That's because they are UPLOADED to those two sites as opposed to being EMBEDDED on them - Correct?
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Which brings me to this...

UPDATE:

I have tested Simple Video Pro on various customer servers that were having issues and also with customers who were having trouble viewing videos because of PC and browser differences.... I have also fixed a number of user reported issues including certain themes where videos were not displaying and where the footers were affected. I am happy to report that Simple Video Pro has passed the test!

I am preparing the update as we speak - I am updating the download and delivery pages, setting up the key system and updating the WSO Pro listings. And I am getting ready to send out the update email to support ticket holders and all other buyers.

It should all be done in within 2 hours...

~ Nick
ALL SYSTEMS ARE GO!!!!

I just got home to find an email with the update!! and WOOOOHOOOO

FANBUZZ (CHECK)!
SVP (CHECK)!
SMILE ON MY FACE (CHECK)!
WOOD IN MY PANTS!!!!!!!! TRIPLE CHECK!!!!!!!!

I KNOW.... TMI !!!!

Outfreakingstanding work my man!!!!

HAPPY DANCE!!!

ty ty tY!

100% take action team behind this project, how did the pink floyd tune go?
"Come in here, dear boy, have a cigar.
You're gonna go far, you're gonna fly high,
You're never gonna die, you're gonna make it if you try;they're gonna love you."

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