How to Add Captions to Vidyard Videos

by Justin Al-Qudah in Product Updates

Vidyard prides itself on going beyond the typical video hosting and management platform, helping businesses connect with more viewers through interactive and personalized video experiences. This idea of humanizing communications and personalizing customer experiences is at Vidyard’s core, with solutions focused around…

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October 18, 2018

One Plugin to Rule them All: Introducing the 3Play Plugin

by Sofia Enamorado in Product Updates

Say hello to the 3Play Plugin! With 3Play Plugin, making your videos accessible just got a whole lot easier. What is the 3Play Plugin? 3Play Plugin was designed to make your publishing process simpler and more flexible. Part of what makes our…

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Updated June 14, 2018

Streamline Your Captioning Process with the JW Player and 3Play Media Integration!

by Sofia Enamorado in Product Updates

We are so excited to announce our new JW Player and 3Play Media integration! Now you can seamlessly caption your videos through a simple tag! Ordering captions with the JW Player integration With this integration, ordering captions just got a whole lot…

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Updated May 1, 2018

Introducing the Expiring Editing Link!

by Sofia Enamorado in Product Updates

We are so excited to announce the Expiring Editing Link! Now you can give non-3Play users access to specific files, without having to give them your 3Play username and password. What is the Expiring Editing Link? The Expiring Editing Link (EEL) is…

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Updated August 29, 2018

Adding Videos with Captions and Transcripts to LMS Platforms

by Elisa Edelberg in Product Updates

Accessibility Tools in LMS Learning management systems (LMS) usually don’t allow users to publish videos with captions, interactive transcripts, or audio description. This poses a challenge, especially in higher education and eLearning, as these features make content accessible and have many benefits…

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Updated February 6, 2018

[PRODUCT UPDATE] Audio Description Version Two Is Here!

by Elisa Edelberg in Product Updates

It’s been several months since we first released audio description, and we have some exciting updates! We’ve released an extended audio description option and 3Play’s Recommendation feature. In addition, we’ve made updates to the editing interface, our audio description plugin, and API…

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Updated January 4, 2018

Does Your Video Need Extended or Standard Description?

by Elisa Edelberg in Product Updates

What Is Audio Description? Audio description paints the perfect picture – audibly – to make visual content accessible to individuals who are blind or low vision. Audio description gives incredible detail and imagery in order to provide low vision viewers with a…

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Updated November 2, 2018

A New Cloud Storage Option: Google Drive

by Sofia Enamorado in Product Updates

We are excited to announce you can now upload videos for captioning and description through Google Drive! Our new cloud storage option lets you sync your Google Drive and 3Play account so that you can easily access all your videos, without having…

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Updated January 4, 2018

Upload Videos for Captioning from Dropbox and Box Cloud Storage

by Sofia Enamorado in How-To

It’s about to get cloudy up in here because… We are excited to announce you can now upload videos for captioning and audio description via Dropbox and Box! Our new cloud storage option will allow you to sync your 3Play Media and…

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Updated January 4, 2018

Automatic Transcript Alignment: Now in 10+ Languages!

by Elisa Edelberg in Product Updates

  What Is Transcript Alignment? If you already have transcripts for your video files, transcript alignment is a fast and cost-effective way to create captions. We’re excited to announce that our alignment service has expanded to accept videos in many different source…

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Updated January 4, 2018

Revolutionize Your Video SEO with the New SEO Embed

by Lily Bond in Product Updates

There’s no stopping the continued rise of online video. Now, in 2017, 87% of online marketers use video content. With so many marketers relying on video to drive brand awareness and buying interest, SEO has never been more important. Without good video…

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Updated June 26, 2018

Announcing the Facebook Captioning Integration

by Sofia Enamorado in Product Updates

We are excited to announce our Facebook integration! Now you can easily add captions to your Facebook videos. How easy? This easy: Perhaps you’ve noticed on your Facebook feed that most videos autoplay without sound but with captions (if they exist). Facebook…

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Updated January 4, 2018