Gone Viral TV

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Gone Viral TV HD
Type Cable television channel
Branding Gone Viral TV HD
Country Barbados
Availability Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Curaçao, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Panama, Saint Lucia, St. Maarten, Saint Vincent, Venezuela, United States
Slogan (English) Gone Viral TV
(English) Best of the Internet now on TV
Launch date
2011
Affiliates Gulfcom Inc.
Official website
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Gone Viral TV (also known as GVTV) is a High Definition Pay-TV channel based out of Barbados and distributed by Gulfcom Inc. Servicing Pay-TV operators in the Caribbean, North America and Latin America. GVTV broadcasts popular Internet-based content, which has previously aired on YouTube, Vimeo and other online networks. GVTV started broadcasting from the SES Satellite to Pay-TV Operators across the America’s in June 2011[1] and was first carried on Dec. 1, 2011 by LIME (Cable & Wireless) Saint Lucia.[2] Logic One Jamaica added the Gone Viral Network in November, 2012.[3] August, 2013 REV TV Cable Bahamas included GVTV in their Prime Ultimate package as channel 285. Multi-Choice TV (Barbados) added the Gone Viral Network in November, 2013.[4] Flow St. Lucia and St. Vincent added the Gone Viral Network in July, 2014.[5][6] G4 on December 31st, 2014 was taken off air and St. Maarten Cable replaced it with GVTV.[7]


As of October 2011, Gone Viral TV was added to the list of foreign television channels available in Canada. In 2012, three Gone Viral Network Pay-TV channels were launched, which included Gone Viral Music, Gone Viral Vogue and Vamos Viral TV (Spanish). Gone Viral X-treme was launched December, 2014.[8]


Gone Viral TV was ranked as one of the 11 best things at the 2015 Internet and Television Expo (INTX) in Chicago.[9]


Tosh.O, Ridiculousness, and The QYOU TV are other examples of shows airing made-for-web videos on Television.

Content[edit]

Network programming consists of High Definition, back-to-back, made-for-web, short-form videos of varying genres. Showcasing the most popular ‘viral’ Internet videos from around the world in a 24/7 linear, commercial-free format.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Satellite Address Satellite Address
  2. ^ Lime St. Lucia Channel Listing LIME St. Lucia Channel Listing
  3. ^ Logic One Cable Package Logic One Cable Package
  4. ^ MCTV Barbados Cable Package MCTV Barbados Cable Package
  5. ^ Flow St. Lucia Cable Package Flow St. Lucia Cable Package
  6. ^ Flow Saint Vincent Cable Package Flow Saint Vincent Cable Package
  7. ^ GVTV Replaces G4 GVTV Replaces G4
  8. ^ Gone Viral Network launches Gone Viral X-treme Gone Viral Network launches Gone Viral X-treme
  9. ^ 11 Awesome Things at INTX 2015 Will Flanagan - GM, Chicago Inno

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