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by hojpub
Sat Jul 07, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Roku Developer Program
Topic: promo codes, give free subscriptions
Replies: 0
Views: 428

promo codes, give free subscriptions

Is it possible to give out free subscriptions for a ROKU channel set up for monthly subscriptions? I want to give away subscriptions as promos, and to reviewers, etc.   The last post I saw on this topic was from 2011 when a ROKU rep said they were "working on it."  I've scoured the boards ...
by hojpub
Sat Jul 07, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Roku Developer Program
Topic: InstantTVChannel
Replies: 2
Views: 514

Re: InstantTVChannel

I've been using InstantTVChannel for years and have published several channels, and am in the process of putting up three more. I haven't had any problem getting channels up.  What kind of issues are you having?
by hojpub
Thu Feb 09, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Roku Direct Publisher
Topic: Sample Direct Publisher Feed
Replies: 39
Views: 12868

Re: Sample Direct Publisher Feed

Many of you are starting to try out the workflow for creating a Direct Publisher channel. The core requirement is that you have a well formed MRSS or JSON feed that lists all your content. To start the channel creation flow, go to  https://developer.roku.com/publish/channel-tutorial/channel-tutoria...
by hojpub
Thu Dec 29, 2016 2:59 pm
Forum: Roku Direct Publisher
Topic: CONVERTING EXISTING CHANNEL WITH DIRECT PUBLISHER
Replies: 3
Views: 1231

Re: CONVERTING EXISTING CHANNEL WITH DIRECT PUBLISHER

I haven't yet tried to get YouTube to work with direct publishing, but it worries me now that you've mentioned it.  So, I have no info to pass along yet, but I will post it when I have a chance to test it.  Do you know if it's possible to speak to a live person who can work with ROKU developers?  I ...
by hojpub
Thu Nov 10, 2016 2:50 pm
Forum: Roku Direct Publisher
Topic: CONVERTING EXISTING CHANNEL WITH DIRECT PUBLISHER
Replies: 3
Views: 1231

CONVERTING EXISTING CHANNEL WITH DIRECT PUBLISHER

Just wondering how smoothly it goes converting an existing channel using direct publisher.  I have several thousand subscribers, and I don't want to lose them.  My graphics and some content are being served from Amazon S3, and most of the video feeds are links from our YouTube channel.  Do we have t...
by hojpub
Sat Nov 16, 2013 7:51 pm
Forum: Roku Developer Program
Topic: Subscription AND pay-per-view on one channel
Replies: 1
Views: 3214

Subscription AND pay-per-view on one channel

Thanks in advance for anyone who can help with this! :D Our goal: 1. Have a free channel that serves as a limited trial of all of our video and audio offerings. 2. Give viewers some choice in how they subscribe. They can: a) subscribe to the entire channel and ALL of its content, or b) if they choos...