RIP SoapNet & what this means for next day viewing :(
Posted January 1, 2014on:
Happy New Year guys. As I am sure you all know by now SoapNet is gone!
But what you may not know is that ABC is now limiting next day streaming of GH
to paying subscribers of participating pay TV affiliates and Hulu Plus,
making those of us without a subscription have those wait a full week to watch!
So let’s start the new year off with a bang, and hit all the avenues below and let them
know your thoughts on the situation!! (See our message below, use as is or use your own)
We need every soap fan there is to do this task so send it to all your friends and share with
all your groups!!
Email, make sure to put firstname.lastname@example.org in the TO: slot
and place all the others in the BCC: slot.
email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com,
firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, Anne.x.Sweeney@email.Disney.com,
Please take notice that we have some new contacts above!!
they include, the Manager of Integrated Marketing, Daytime and Syndication.
the Executive Director of Marketing Abc Daytime and Soapnet,
Vice President Online and On Demand Marketing and Production Administrator-General Hospital.
So make sure to hit them hard guys!!!!
Hit the GH comment form, http://abc.go.com/contact-us
and The GH comment line (which is an answering machine):
Our Message, “I’m mourning the loss of Soap Net. Your company makes the idiotic decision to cancel AMC and OLTL and now you remove all options to stay connected to these iconic shows along with other soap operas including vintage GH. Now to top it all off you limit next day streaming of GH to paying subscribers of participating pay TV affiliates and Hulu Plus, making those of us without a subscription have those wait a full week to watch! Do you really not want soap fan viewership to your networks and shows? I’m waiting for a BIG gesture from ABC to know that fans like me matter to you. It’s a new year, turn over a new leaf.”
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