Cloud archival of video sources

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 24/04/2016
New on-demand videos can be automatically archived in the cloud, offering you a secure, durable, and low-cost manner to create a long-term backup of your video sources (or high quality encodings). Archived videos can be retrieved at all times through a URL with temporary validity, generated by Clevercast. Currently, Amazon S3 and Glacier are supported as cloud archiving […]
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Creating smart playlists

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 21/04/2016
By adding tags to your video you can group related videos in smart playlists which will update automatically whenever you upload or record a new video. This way, viewers are encouraged to consume more videos and stay up-to-date with fresh content.
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Team collaboration with roles and permissions

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 23/03/2016
Role based permissions provide a fine-grained tool to involve multiple users with different responsibilities in the video creation and publishing process. Access rights are two-dimensional, as they control which actions a user is allowed to take (for example publish a video) and to which video items he or she has access. The team administrator can easily add new collaborators and assign tasks and […]
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Teaser creation

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 18/03/2016
A single source video may serve multiple purposes. By extracting short quotes or highlights from existing videos and publishing them to your social media channels, you can enhance visibility and generate extra inbound traffic.
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APIs

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 11/03/2016
Our REST API’s allow you to thoroughly integrate with the Clevercast platform. They provide programmable access to all your video content and metadata, live events and playlists, so you can independently extend every core platform feature. The application also lets you configure the necessary webhooks and callbacks, for example to get notified every time a […]
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Realtime analytics

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 04/03/2016
The analytics dashboard provides detailed insights into how, where and when your audience consumes video. User engagement history contains a wealth of information for content creators and advertisers on how your content is being consumed. Much more than mere numbers, these graphs show which portions of your video are being watched, at which point drop-off rates become […]
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Social media integrations

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 04/03/2016
Once video has been uploaded to Clevercast, it can be synced to your social media, either in a fully automated fashion, or semi-automated if you prefer to edit the post message. Title, description and tags will be transferred along with the video, making double data input and repeated uploads a thing of the past. Better even, all […]
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Managing your video library

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 12/02/2016
Clevercast offers powerful tools to perform bulk actions on video items, users, players and playlists. For example, by tagging multiple videos at once you can create a smart playlist that presents several related videos in a single player to the viewer. Retrieving a specific video is made simple by the powerful search filter that allows you to combine video properties, tags and other […]
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Thumbnail creation

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 11/02/2016
After uploading your video, a series of snapshot images are automatically extracted from the video. One of these images will be used in thumbnail galleries and as the player’s background image. Not satisfied with the automatically generated images? Use the manual thumbnail generator to select an exact video frame or upload a custom image.
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Uploading new videos

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 06/01/2016
Uploading new content to Clevercast is fast and intuitive. Just drag and drop a local video file on to your browser or upload the file over FTP. Clevercast will automatically encode the video into multiple resolutions for adaptive streaming, so your audience will get the best possible viewing experience on any device or platform. After the […]
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