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Overview of Video Websites and Landing Pages
A summary of SproutVideo's brandable landing page and video website features, with built-in privacy and marketing tools, and professionally designed themes.
Overview of Video Website Privacy Settings
Learn how to add videos to your video website based on their privacy settings, and the different security options available for your video website.
Create Your Video Website in Two Steps
Follow these two simple steps to easily create a website featuring your video content. Your videos will be displayed according to their privacy settings.
How to Select or Change Themes for Your Video Website
Learn how to switch up the theme for your video website to change the appearance, branding, or layout. Change and customize your theme in a few easy steps.
How to Change Your Video Site URL
When you first sign up for a SproutVideo account, you are given an automatically generated URL for your video landing pages and your video website. You can customize ...
How to Use a CNAME Record For Your Video Website
A CNAME record is a subdomain of a canonical domain you own, and which you can use to point to another domain, like your video site URL. Since the CNAME record is hos...
How to Create a CNAME Record with GoDaddy for Your Video Website
A CNAME record is “a type of resource record in the Domain Name System (DNS) used to specify that a domain name is an alias for another domain” according to Wikipedia...
Sharing Your Video Site With Your Audience
To share a video website hosted by SproutVideo, you can simply share the URL you selected when signing up, which will send people to your site’s homepage. It probably...
What is a Favicon, and How to Format and Upload One
A favicon is a small emblem you can design to match your larger company logo, and it appears in the tab at the very top of the screen in your browser when you are vie...
Name Your Video Site and Add a Logo
Picking a name for your video site is an important part of your branding, as is uploading a logo for your site. Picking a Site Name To pick a name for your site,...
How to Remove the SproutVideo Referral Logo
SproutVideo offers customizable video websites and video landing pages. You can choose your own URL, add your company’s logo and colors, or even add custom CSS to mak...
Disable Your Full Video Website and Retain Custom Landing Pages
If you do not want to use the Homepage, About, or Contact pages, you can disable your full video site and still keep your custom URL and branding for your individual ...
Add Categories to Organize Videos on Your Video Website
To help viewers quickly navigate to different groups of videos, and to support the layout of different themes, you can create Categories to organize videos on your vi...
Change the Order of Your Videos or the Number on A Page
You have several sorting options for your videos, and you can also control the number of videos that appear on each page. Both settings are located in the ‘Site Edito...
Change Your Video Website Colors
Each SproutVideo website theme has different colors you can change, but the basic process is the same. For the majority of themes, you can change the background color...
How to Reset Changes Made to Your Video Website Preview
You can easily reset edits made to your video site preview so it matches the live, published version of your site. For example, if you use the site preview available ...
Enable the About and Contact Pages for Your Video Website
Video websites hosted by SproutVideo include the option to enable About and Contact pages, which support images and HTML. You can use these pages to explain a little ...
How to Use HTML in Video Descriptions
Video description fields support a limited amount of HTML when using our video website features, whether you are using the full site, or just individual landing pages...
Enable Commenting on Your Video Website or Landing Pages
To enable commenting on your video website hosted by SproutVideo, start by creating a free account with Disqus, a third party commenting application with moderation t...
Enable Social Sharing Options for Your SproutVideo Website
SproutVideo websites come with different social sharing options built in, so you can be sure your video will always play when you share it on your preferred networks....
How to Add a Google Analytics ID to Your Video Website
If you want to track and analyze where visitors are coming from on your video site, and examine site visitor data, you can add your Google Analytics ID to your site s...
How to Password Protect Your Entire Video Website
Password protecting your video website makes it so that potential viewers have to enter a password on the very first landing page before any aspect of your video site...
Disable the Ability for Viewer Logins to Manage Their Login Information
If you are sharing login protected videos through your video site, then at least a few of your viewers will have been issued an email address and password combination...
What is an Unlisted Video and How it Works with Your Video Website
An unlisted video does not appear in the video listing on the homepage of your video website. It is not searchable for those arriving on your video website homepage. ...
How to Implement SSO With Active Directory (ADFS) For Your Video Website
SproutVideo websites support Single Sign-On (SSO) using the SAML 2.0 protocol, and can be setup with Active Directory, as well as other SSO Identity Providers that ar...
Google Apps SSO
Google Apps provides an Identity Provider that makes it very easy to use SSO with your SproutVideo Website. This help article will walk you through setting this up. ...
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- General and Common Questions
- Getting Started
- Account Related Questions
- Live Streaming
- Encoding and Processing Videos
- Organizing Videos and Live Streams
- Privacy and Password Protection
- Embedding Videos and Live Streams
- Playing Videos
- Selling Videos
- Video Marketing
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