Online Video Classes
yoopod brings award-winning exercise classes to your screen via online video. Training young and old, rookies and veterans, desk-bound and vagabonds, across the globe, the team make pilates and yoga classes accessible to everyone. From five-minute routines you can do at your desk to hour-long intensives, Yoopod subscribers can watch their online videos from anywhere, anytime to become pilates or yoga rockstars. They provide specialist classes for breast cancer recovery and pregnancy and even train celebs, counting Pippa Middleton and chef Yotam Ottolenghi among their fans.
Video is yoopod's core product and since launching in 2012 the business has seen massive growth. Founder Maya Haiman Eilon, couldn't be prouder, "Since launch we have been capitalising on the massive growth in popularity of streaming content. Our revenue has grown 40-50% year on year and our traffic has been increasing by 62%."
"We have great plans for the future - to grow our membership in the UK and worldwide and expand our content to include a variety of fitness methods. vzaar has proven to be a really good partner for us."
As video is yoopod's main source of revenue, it was vital the team chose the best online video platform to host their classes. Maya explains, "It’s naturally extremely important that we can rely on our video hosting partner. We look for reliability, quality, ease of uploading, good API that will allow us to track usage, good prices and good customer service. vzaar have been growing and developing their product in the same passionate way that we try to grow and develop our business."
Our revenue has grown 40-50% year on year and our traffic has been increasing by 62%. We have great plans for the future - to grow our membership in the UK and worldwide and expand our content to include a variety of fitness methods. vzaar has proven to be a really good partner for us.Maya Haiman Eilon yoopod
"The platform has been extremely reliable, which is our number one requirement and very responsive to questions. Knowing that we have a good value, reliable partner is crucial for yoopod"
"We also looked at the API and how we could integrate to our site. One development team found it easy and friendly to integrate into our CMS as well as protecting the videos, which are only available to our members."
"When we launched yoopod we researched various providers and chose vzaar initially because it provided good pricing and structure for a large amount of videos with good bandwidth options."
"The team are always very responsive to our questions. Knowing that we have a good value, reliable partner is crucial for yoopod."