Playback Speed no longer stored in Viewer Preferences
by Carlon McPhersonToday, 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.
Updates to Google Key Moments SEO Metadata
by Megan SalisburyThis 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
Position and Themes for Annotations
by Meg SalisburyYou 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
Playlists, Password Protect, and Channel Popover Embed Updates
by Meg SalisburyWe have a few updates today! Playlists As of early 2019 we deprecated our Playlist functionality - existing playlists would continue to work, but no new playlists could be created. We are discontinuing engineering support as well - no
Updated Channel Editor User Experience
by Meg SalisburyToday we released an updated user experience for the Channel Editor! After combing through user feedback and thinking about the information architecture of this area of our product, we landed on some design and organization updates that we
Improvements to Customize Save & Navigation Experience
by Meg SalisburyToday we released a significant improvement to Customize for Audio and Video medias in Wistia. What you experienced before is the Save and Navigation flow within Customize that we have had for a few years - a side nav that enabled you...
Updates to Save and Discard in the Customize panel
by Meg SalisburyToday we released an update that moves Save & Discard to the top of the Customize side panel. Previously, you had to scroll to find these options, which may have resulted in lost changes. Additionally, we anchored the Accessibility...
Channel Custom Font Application Updates
by Meg SalisburyToday 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...
New Video Customize and Channel Editor Options
by Meg SalisburyWe'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...