Core Features of the SproutVideo Platform

SproutVideo’s core platform features include everything you need to launch successful video projects, and are available on all of our pricing plans.

Video Marketing Suite

Attract new customers and grow your business with our powerful video marketing suite. This set of features includes the following:

  • Video SEO - adjust video metadata and create a video sitemap to help search engines find your video content and rise through the search engine results pages
  • Video lead capture - require viewers to submit their information in order to watch a video
  • Premium integrations - connect your SproutVideo account to the marketing platform of your choice, such as Zapier, Hubspot, MailChimp, Keaps (Formally known as Infusionsoft), Drip, and more
  • In-player CTAs - catch viewer attention at just the right moment with a CTA during video playback
  • Post-play screens - direct interested viewers to a landing page, or display a CTA or custom HTML
  • Social sharing tools - grow your audience with optional social sharing features built into our player
  • Video landing pages - easily share your videos on customizable and brandable video landing pages

Basic Video Privacy Tools

  • Private videos - the default on the SproutVideo platform, private videos only appear where they are embedded
  • Password protection - require viewers to enter a password to watch your video
  • Domain whitelist - restrict where your video embed codes can load and play by whitelisting specific URLs
  • Two-Factor Authentication - secure your account by enabling two-factor authentication

UltraHD Playback

  • UltraHD up to 60 FPS - your videos will look their best with support for up to 8K UltraHD at up to 60 frames per second
  • HTML5 and Flash - HTML5 is the default for the SproutVideo player, with Flash used as a fall-back for viewers in certain cases
  • True adaptive bitrate streaming - we automatically deliver your video in the format that works best for your viewers to ensure smooth playback every time
  • Global CDN - reach your audience no matter where they are with SproutVideo’s global CDN

Custom Players & Embeds

  • Customizable player - change the player behavior and appearance to your liking, as many times as you’d like
  • Lightbox overlays - launch the player in a pop-up overlay on the page where it’s embedded
  • Responsive embed codes - make your embed codes responsive and mobile-friendly with one click
  • Email embed codes - add video to your campaign to boost your click-through rates

API & Javascript Player API

  • RESTful interface - manage and interact with your SproutVideo account programmatically
  • Upload and manage videos - automate your workflows with SproutVideo as the backend for your custom solutions
  • Access data reports - run the numbers using our API
  • Build a custom player skin - create a truly custom player with our Javascript Player API if you need more customizations beyond what’s possible out-of-the-box
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