Adding videos to the library


Logging in to the Dashboard (CMS)

  1. Firstly, log into your CrowdComms Dashboard (CMS) and input your details.
  2. Select the Event App that you would like the Video-On-Demand Streaming Service to be set-up on.


Adding videos to the library

  1. Before getting started with building the Video-On-Demand Streaming Service, you will need to upload a series of videos to the Video Library bank in the Dashboard.
  2. To do this, firstly click ‘Libraries’ on the left-hand menu and click on ‘Videos,’ which will appear as an option in the secondary menu to the right.
  3. Click on the ‘+’ icon to upload your chosen video(s).
  4. A pop-up will appear, which will prompt you to locate and select the videos you want to upload to the Dashboard.
  5. Once the download completes, another pop-up will appear to enable you to edit details about your video. You can also do this by clicking on the pencil icon to edit.
  6. In this page, you can:
    a. Add a title to your video (maximum of 66 characters)
    b. Add a short description (maximum of 256 characters)
    c. Upload a poster image, which will appear as a thumbnail
    d. Add a description about the video in the rich-text editor field
    Attendees are more likely to watch videos that have eye-catching thumbnails and engaging
  7. Don’t forget to click ‘Save’ after you have finished editing.
  8. Your uploaded videos will appear as shown in the image below


Revision #5
Created 25 February 2022 13:06:19
Updated 13 March 2024 15:52:10