Web Apps - Videos

How to use the Videos web app to add Youtube or Vimeo videos to your Video page.

Open the Videos Web App

Open the Videos Web App
  1. From the Dashboard menu, click on Web Apps
  2. Then click on Videos

Add a New Web App Item

Add a New Web App Item

In the Videos Panel click on the grey Add Item button

Add Details for Your Video

Add Details for Your Video
  1. In the Item Name text area, type in the name of your video
  2. Make sure the Enabled check box is ticked
  3. Copy and paste the Video ID for your Youtube or Vimeo video in this text area
  4. Make sure the correct radio button for your chosen Video Type is checked - Vimeo, or Youtube.

How to get the Youtube video ID

How to get the Youtube video ID

When you view your video on Youtube the video ID can be found at the end of the URL in the address bar:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-88wS75EeI

On Youtube, the video ID is everything you see after v=

So the Video ID here would be: X-88wS75EeI

How to get the Vimeo video ID

How to get the Vimeo video ID

When you view your video on Vimeo the video ID can also be found at the end of the URL in the address bar, and is the number after the leading '/':

http://vimeo.com/51563083

Adjust the Order of Your Videos

Adjust the Order of Your Videos

You can adjust the order of your videos on the page by adding numbers to the Weighting text field. The higher the number, the greater the importance of the video and it will be shown higher up the page.

Add a Description for Your Video

Add a Description for Your Video

The Item Description content area is where you can add a brief description that will be displayed underneath your video. Simply click in the content area and begin typing.

Save Your New Web App Item

Save Your New Web App Item

Don't forget to click on the blue Save and Add New Item at the bottom of the page when you have entered all the details for your video.