Member Only Videos? No problem

One of the greatest advantages of Empora is the ability to display member only videos on your website with your choice of player and branding. You may be selling an educational video series to paying members or maybe you have created an awesome “Game of Thrones”-esque fantasy series that you only want paying subscribers to …
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Searchable videos in your list

We currently have users who have hundreds of videos in their account. Scrolling through the hundreds of videos in the account to find a specific one is therefore not practical. As such, we have developed the ability to quickly search for a video based on the title of the video. This should make it a …
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Playback Speed Adjustment

Finally, after long last, we have released a new feature that will allow your users to control the playback speed of the video. There is a new checkbox to show/hide this option to your users: To modify the style of the playback speed button, you will need to have some basic knowledge of CSS. If …
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Adding self-hosted videos (not on YouTube)

We have just released the ability for you to skin your own self-hosted videos. So let’s say you have a video that is not permitted on YouTube for whatever reason, you can set up your own server on your own CDN or web host to serve the mp4 video through your custom Empora video player …
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Updating video player in bulk

To cater for users who have hundreds of videos, editing each of them one at a time gets a little tedious (understatement). There is now a checkbox that allows you to update all videos with the same skin in bulk. This way all the videos that you have deployed all over your website will have …
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Animating the Play Button

Animating triangle This will make the inner play triangle animate (increase in size and fade). There are a few options here… you can set the length of the animation by changing the 1500ms to a different number. You can change the animation timing to any of the following: linear, ease, ease-in, ease-out, ease-in-out. You can …
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Hiding the ability to fast forward a video

To hide the ability to fast forward and rewind a video, you need to edit the Custom CSS section. First thing you’d do is select your skin and style as normal, adjust the colors and so forth. Once you are done with that, open up the Custom CSS section. Add the following line into the …
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