Publishing a Video

Ooyala supports numerous ways to publish content. You can syndicate your content and publish it externally to third-party sites (such as YouTube or other sites), or you can publish it manually by embedding the video on a web page.

To embed a video on a web page:

  1. Log in to the Backlot UI. The Backlot UI opens.
  2. Select the MANAGE page.
  3. Select the video to embed and click the Embed tab.
  4. Select the desired encoding size of the video from the Size list box.
  5. If you want the video to automatically start when the web page is opened, select the Autoplay check box.
  6. If you want the video to automatically repeat after it completes, select the Auto repeat check box.
  7. For Player V4, select New Ooyala Player (V4) Embed Code. For Player V3, select Flash Embed Code, HTML(HTTPS) Embed Code, or Flash(HTTPS) Embed Code.
  8. Click Copy to Clipboard.
  9. Paste the content into a web page that is being served by a web server. If you do not have a web host for testing, you embed the content on various blog sites, such as