Brightspot Content Types Guide

Video playlist

A video playlist is a list of video files pertaining to a similar topic.

Before beginning these steps, make sure you upload the playlist's video files to Brightspot. For details, see Uploading videos.

To create a video playlist:

  1. In the header, click add.
  2. From the Create list, select  Video Playlist.
  3. Using the following table as a reference, complete the fields as needed.
  4. Complete your site's workflow and publish the playlist.
  5. Add the playlist to a page. For details, see Page.

Field Description
Internal Name Enter an internal name for this asset. Brightspot uses this name internally, such as in the search panel and recent activity widget. This name is not visible to visitors to your site.
Title Enter a title. This title is visible to the visitors to your site.
Description Enter a description. This description is visible to the visitors to your site.
Items Create one of the following lists:
  • Basic—Creates a list of videos that does not change.For more information, see Creating a basic list.
  • Advanced—Creates a list of videos that does not change. Each video can have additional features, such as companion content, call to action, and a thumbnail image. For more information, see Creating an advanced list.
  • Dynamic—Creates a list of videos that changes over time based on selection criteria you configure. For more information, see Creating a dynamic list.
Call To Action Select either Internal or External. Depending on your choice, enter an internal link or external link for the call to action. The call to action is visible to the visitors to your site.

The following illustration is an example of a rendered playlist.

Rendering of a playlist
Rendering of a playlist

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