Using a video on your page can really help bring content to life. You can add multiple videos to your pages using the video playlist content type.

Here is a live example

Graduation in just over a minute

Imperial students receive their degrees in front of 7,000 friends, family and supporters, over three ceremonies in the Royal Albert Hall today.Today's event, the largest postgraduate graduation in the College's history will see nearly 3,000 new graduates join an international network of 170,000 alumni, supported by more than 50 alumni associations worldwide.

Graduation in just over a minute

Graduation in just over a minute

Commemoration day 2015 in high speed.

Imperial students receive their degrees in front of 7,000 friends, family and supporters, over three ceremonies in the Royal Albert Hall today.Today's event, the largest postgraduate graduation in the College's history will see nearly 3,000 new graduates join an international network of 170,000 alumni, supported by more than 50 alumni associations worldwide.

Professor Eric Laithwaite's giro wheel experiment

Professor Eric Laithwaite giro wheel experiment

what happens when a very heavy wheel is spun up to 2,500 RPM?

Professor Eric Laithwaite (1921-1997), former Professor of Heavy Electrical Engineering at Imperial College London, shows what happens when a very heavy wheel is spun up to 2,500 RPM. Recorded in 1983.
For more information please visit http://www2.imperial.ac.uk/blog/video... and http://www2.imperial.ac.uk/blog/video...

How do psychedelic drugs work on the brain?

How do psychedelic drugs work on the brain?

Dr Robin Carhart-Harris talks about his scientific research into the effects and potential therapeut

Quantum theory: it's unreal

Quantum theory: it's unreal

Inaugural lecture of Professor Terry Rudolph. recorded on 29 October 2014

How to construct a better narrative over what really goes on in the subatomic world. Inaugural lecture of Professor Terry Rudolph. recorded on 29 October 2014

How to write an excellent personal statement

How to write an excellent personal statement

Jane Marshall, talks about the do's and don'ts of personal statements.

Widening participation manager Jane Marshall, talks about the do's and don'ts of personal statements. For more information please visit http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/outreach/o...

Give it try

1. Create a hidden section called Video playlist, as a sub-section (child) of the section (page) where the video playlist will live.

2. Create a second hidden sub-section of Video playlist which you have just made, this will 'house' the video item content type. In this example the second hidden folder is called playlist one.

The graphic below shows the structure. Grey indicates the folder is hidden from the navigation. The Video playlist instructions section is where the videos will appear.

Video playlist folder structure 3. Add a Video playlist item content type to your second hidden sub-section, (Find out how to add a content type to a section), in this example it is called,  Playlist one. You must repeat this step for each video in your sequence.

NB: If you require another video playlist on the same page, it's videos would live in a seperate sub-section as a child of Video playlist, for example, Playlist two.

4. Fill in the form, as below:

Field title What should I do? Is it compulsory?
Name* Give each item a name these will appear on the page in alphabetical order e.g. A video, B video, C video etc. Yes
Video URL* Paste in the URL of your video - Supported iMedia (College video), YouTube, Vimeo, Panopto Yes
Video title* Enter the video title (Max 60 characters) Yes
Video placeholder Text* This should be the video title or very brief description, this is readable by screenreaders and serach engines (Max 60 characters) Yes
Video short description* Add a short description of the video content (Max 100 characters), this will display in the playlist when video is not loaded Yes
Video description Add a longer description of the video content (max 2000 characters), this is visible in the maina rea when the video is loaded No

5. Add a Video playlist widget content type to the section (page) where the videos will live, (Find out how to add a content type to a section).

N.B: A separate Video playlist widget content type would be required for every playlist on your page.

6. Fill in the form, as below:

Field title What should I do? Is it compulsory?
Name* Name this Video playlist (Max 80 characters), in this example: Video - playlist widget
Yes
Title* Add a block title (Max 50 characters) Yes
Show title? Tick yes to show the title, otherwise the title is hidden and only visible to screen readers No
Find items* Click select and choose the folder where your video playlist items are stored, in the example: Playlist one Yes
Display items* Defaults to ticked Yes

7. Click Add & Approve to save 

Add and approve