Pixorial is an effective video uploading, managing and sharing tool. Users can do many things with a Pixorial account and a video. Pixorial allows users to connect and share videos through many popular social networks, including Facebook, Blogger, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube and MySpace. Users can also upload videos from their computers or cell phones and post or share them through any online resource such as Digg, WordPress, AIM and more. Users can also capture video from their web cam or select videos from their existing library. Additional editing features allow users to add music tracks and trim videos until they are ready to share. Pixorial videos can be used for a number of purposes. They allow users to stay in touch or send a special message via video to friends and family.
Pixorial was founded in January of 2007. Based out of Englewood, Colorado, the company currently consists of around 15 individuals. The application was designed to give users the power to edit and share their personal video clips anywhere on the internet. The Pixorial team believed that the editing and sharing process should also be very easy, so that even a novice level computer user can do it. Today, Pixorial provides its users with many simple tools that are very effective.
Pixorial allows users to do much more with their personal videos. Each function is simple, but together creates an ideal resource for video management and sharing. Users can not only upload and share videos, they can also edit them. Personal elements, such as a music track, can be added to enhance the finished video. Pixorial goes beyond video sharing to provide a list of helpful tools that are very easy to use.
The Pixorial website welcomes users with a basic black and gold logo contrasted by a purple background and white header. The color choices work wonderfully together while color screenshots provide users with examples of what Pixorial can do for them. The editing tools are extremely simple to use, keeping in step with the Pixorial team’s commitment to making video editing easy for anyone.
New Pixorial users can either sign in using the blue Facebook button or click the large yellow “Get Started” button at the top, right hand corner of the homepage. The registration form is nice and short, requiring only a valid email address, password and optional promotion code. After entering the information and clicking the purple “Sign up” button at the bottom of the form, the user can begin uploading and sharing videos or view the Pixorial tutorials to get started.
Pixorial provides users with three membership plan options. The first is a free account. This membership includes a 20 minute video storage limit, access to all basic features such as video uploads, simple editor tools, hi resolution online sharing and more. The Plus membership costs around $10 per year and upgrades to include a one hour video storage limit and full screen viewing option. The Pro membership costs around $5 per month or about $50 per year. This membership includes unlimited video storage, priority processing and digital conversion discounts. There are additional costs for digitizing old media or purchasing customized products such as a DVD.
Pixorial is a helpful tool for anyone who needs an easy way to manage and edit their videos. The application has a lot of potential and the free membership option is a nice touch. Users can choose a plan that fits their budget and video uploading and sharing needs.