Wistia Updates

Tag! Your (videos) are it 🏷

by Yooni Choi, Product Manager
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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
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✂️ 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
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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
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Updates to Account Usage page

by Caitlin Kullberg, Senior Product Manager
The Account Usage page just got an update. This page is where Account Owners and Managers can see details about your account's monthly bandwidth and media usage. Get there by going to Account > Settings > Account Usage. Once you're there,
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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
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Playback Speed no longer stored in Viewer Preferences

by Carlon McPherson
Today, we’re making a small change to what settings are stored in our Viewer Preferences feature. Playback Speed will no longer be stored across videos. The starting Playback Speed will be scoped only to each individual video.
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Updates to Google Key Moments SEO Metadata

by Megan Salisbury
This summer Google introduced a new way to enable key moments on videos. Instead of having to define each Key Moment manually, Google can index the video for Key Moments automatically via a query param that links directly to a timestamp in
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Position and Themes for Annotations

by Meg Salisbury
You can now manage the position (left, right) and theme (light, dark) of your video annotations directly in Customize! Previously, these options were available by modifying the annotation plugin. We hope you take advantage of these
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