Server-side recording of live streams

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 14/07/2018
Since most live streams are also distributed as on-demand video, it makes sense to record them directly in the cloud and avoid prolonged uploads, especially with longer types of video. The video source can be anything from a simple webcam, a screencast on your laptop, your mobile phone’s camera to a professional multi-camera production. We […]
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Customising the video player

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 11/11/2017
Unlike YouTube or Vimeo, Clevercast offers exhaustive control over your video player. Go to the Media » Players menu and create/select a custom player. The screencast below shows you how to style the player even in the smallest details, making sure it maintains the outlook of your website and reflects your corporate identity. The same goes for the behaviour […]
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Viewer analytics with video heatmaps

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 11/11/2016
Video heatmaps are a powerful visual representation of the viewing behaviour of your website visitors. By dragging your mouse pointer over the video you see exactly which parts of the video are watched more than others, which parts do not seem to engage viewers, and which parts are watched more than once, indicating particular customer interest. Heatmaps […]
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Managing live events

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 09/05/2016
The live event manager is a full featured dashboard that lets you control every aspect of your live broadcasts. This includes configuring broadcast quality, customizing player look and feel, setting geographical restrictions, scheduling start time, and adding pancartes or messages that show up in the player. It also lets you preview the live stream and determine when […]
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White & blacklisting viewers

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 05/05/2016
Sometimes video is not intended for everyone. Clevercast allows you to stay firmly in control of your video content by defining viewing permissions based on IP address, country or website domain. You can decide whether to whitelist or blacklist certain countries, domains and/or IP addresses. This can be done for one or more videos, playlists, webinars […]
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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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