Post Category: Announcements

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Update: Open Graph Tag Support

2 MIN TO READ Social media is critical to sharing content with new audiences, and building brand awareness. SproutVideo supports Open Graph tags, which enable your videos to be displayed properly on different social platforms. Keep reading for details on how this works!

Update: Video Analytics Platform

3 MIN TO READ Video analytics are critically important to understanding how your videos are performing. With this new feature release, it’s now very easy to get a sense of how your videos are being viewed across the internet and around the world. Keep reading for details on the new analytics reports available, and ways you can use the data.

Update: Upload a Custom Poster Frame

2 MIN TO READ The way your video looks really matters. An attractive poster frame – the image viewers can see before they click play – can make the difference between a popular video and a viral video. Curious? Keep reading to understand how custom poster frames can engage your audience.

Update: Allowed Domains

2 MIN TO READ Sometimes, videos are so popular that other folks want to be able to share them with their audiences. That can be a good thing, but in plenty of cases, you might only want your videos to appear in a specific location, such as your own website. It’s now possible to make sure that your videos only play on websites you specify. Introducing Allowed…

Update: Billing History and Statement PDFs

1 MIN TO READ Managing bills and tracking account statements should always be as easy and transparent as possible. That’s why we’ve made it super simple to keep your SproutVideo account up-to-date, and to track your past months’ statements. Read on for details about where to manage these important account details.

Update: Iframe Embedded Player

2 MIN TO READ We recently introduced a new type of video embed code. Our new embeds use an <iframe> element to embed video in your site as opposed to an <object> or <embed> tag. This will be the standard for the SproutVideo hosting platform going forward. Read on to learn about the benefits of iframe embed codes!

Update: Store Your Source Video

2 MIN TO READ Every video uploaded to SproutVideo is encoded for optimal playback online. If you want to be able to allow viewers to download your original, uncompressed video, you’ll love this new feature we just added. Do you use SproutVideo to archive your video content? Are your videos exported with precise visual or audio settings? Are you using SproutVideo as a backup…

Allow Visitors to Download your Videos

2 MIN TO READ The top requested feature from all our users has been to allow visitors to download your videos. Well, your wish is granted! Now you can you can allow viewers to download either the SD, HD or original source video (if available). Read on to find out how you can easily enable video downloads for your audience.

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