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How To: Avoid Black Bars Around Your Video

How To: Avoid Black Bars Around Your Video

We’ve all seen it on “other people’s” websites: a beautifully produced video, embedded on a page. But what’s this? Why are there those pesky little black bars either on the top and bottom or the two sides?

How To: Chapterize Your Videos Using WebVTT Files

How To: Chapterize Your Videos Using WebVTT Files

Adding chapters to videos, especially long form videos, can have a dramatic effect on the stickiness of your video. This works well in many use cases, such as training or annual report videos, allowing a viewer to quickly jump to a specific area of interest.

How to Create Video Portals for Business

How to Create Video Portals for Business

Brightcove Gallery is a powerful and easy way to quickly roll out video portals. Most customers start with a single portal to house their video library. However, did you realize you can build many different kinds of Galleries? For free? Let’s say you are hosting a live event which you will also be streaming online.

Your Video Also Needs a Tagging Strategy

Your Video Also Needs a Tagging Strategy

Tagging strategies help digital marketers manage their ever-expanding library of assets. A tag is a word or term describing your content asset. Video marketers should apply this practice to video as soon as possible in order to organize, sort, and display individual video assets, playlists, and libraries.