-

WWE opts not to go subscription-based on YouTube

Variety is reporting that WWE opted not to be a part of YouTube’s subscription-based model, keeping the popular WWEFanNation channel on the Google-owned website free of charge.

The story says that YouTube tried to lure WWE into signing as a pay-channel however WWE is happy doing money with advertising running throughout their thousands of videos. Representatives from both YouTube and WWE declined to comment for the Variety story.

The last time YouTube threw in a big party, WWE was one of the first to sign up, being named as original content partner for the popular video-sharing website. A couple of weeks ago WWE signed a new content deal with Yahoo! that will bring several shows – including a 30 minute RAW preshow every week – to their additional digital home.

Colin Vassallohttps://www.wrestling-online.com
Colin Vassallo has been editor of Wrestling-Online since 1996. He is born and raised in Malta, follows professional wrestling and MMA, loves to travel, and is a big Apple fan!

LATEST NEWS

WWE reveals more details on Peacock move for WWE Network plus special offer

WWE issued a press release on the move of the WWE Network to Peacock starting on March 18.WWE will...

Ethan Page joins All Elite Wrestling

Ethan Page was the other mystery participant at the pay-per-view last night, joining the Faces of Revolution ladder match...

Kevin Patrick joins WWE as new host and commentator

WWE today announced the hiring of Kevin Patrick as the new backstage correspondent for Monday Night Raw, play-by-play commentator...

Stories you might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you