Wistia Updates

Tag! Your (videos) are it 🏷

by Yooni Choi, Product Manager
New
Announcement
Tidy up your account with tagging!
Tag! Your (videos) are it 🏷

New View! Media Page

by Kelsey Stevens, Product Manager
We’ve added a new view to the Content Library — a Media Page! The Media Page gives you a look at all the media within your account, outside of their respective containers. When you first log in to your Wistia Account, you’ll be taken to
New
Announcement

✂️ Updates to our editing feature

by Ariana Kornblau
Have you heard? Now you can edit your videos right in Wistia! Announced in June of 2022, our editing feature helps you trim, split, and cut your clips to polish your content for your viewers. From webinars to live events and everything in
New
Announcement

Retiring Video Quality Account Setting

by Alex Santos, Staff Product Manager
Today we are retiring the Video Quality selection from account settings. Instead, the Wistia player will deliver the best possible version of your video at any given time by using HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) for adaptive streaming. With this
Announcement

End of Support for IE 11 and Wistia embeddables

by Carlon McPherson
Starting today we will no longer be supporting IE 11 for our video player, audio player, Channels, and other embeddables. Video and audio embeds viewed on IE 11 will continue to have uninterrupted playback. Certain Channel embeds may
Announcement

The IE 11 end-of-life Plan for Embeddables

by Meg Salisbury
Starting 1/1/22 we will no longer be supporting IE 11 for our audio player, video player, Channels, and other embeddables. This means that video and audio embeds viewed on IE 11 will continue to have uninterrupted playback. Certain Channel
Announcement
Player & Embedding

Channel Custom Font Application Updates

by Meg Salisbury
Today we're releasing an update to how Custom Fonts in Channels are applied - making them more consistent across your Channels for maximum brand impact while also using our core font where needed to support Accessibility and responsive...
Player & Embedding
Improvement

New Video Customize and Channel Editor Options

by Meg Salisbury
We've rolled out three new updates to Wistia - an option to manage transcripts for your videos, control their appearance in Channel embeds, and an update to our default alignment behavior in Channel embeds. Video Transcripts When we...
Player & Embedding
Improvement

Removing Beta Flag to Disable the Accessible Player and Checklist

by Meg Salisbury
Starting today we are beginning the removal of our "Disable Player Accessibility and UI Updates" beta flag in Account Settings. Only a small number of accounts that had this flag checked will be impacted. The removal of this flag will...
Player & Embedding