Embedding video files in the Story Editor

Upload your own video files without creating a URL first

When it comes to uploading your own video files as an embed in the Story Editor, there isn't a direct way to do this yet but there is an easy workaround that will enable you to get your video files embedded into your Stories, without having to upload your video to video hosting sites like YouTube or Wistia beforehand.

❗️ Note: Thumbnails for videos uploaded via this method are not supported, and will not appear in campaigns.


Just follow the steps below:

  1. Upload the video as an attachment using the "Add Attachment" option
  2. Copy the direct link of the .mp4 file from the attachment embed
  3. Use that as the source to add the video using the "Add Video" option and you will see your video in the video placeholder
  4. Remove the previously added attachment from your Story

❗️ Note: this does not work with .mov files as they are not supported by all browsers.





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