Technology

Go Global with Kaltura Multi-Lingual Captions

Kaltura has extended and improved support for multi lingual captions, allowing you to upload SRT or timed-text caption files directly to the KMC, in multiple languages and formats. Using multi-lingual captions, you can extend your reach to new audiences and geographies, increasing the number of views, click-through rates and monetization.

Best Practices

Automate Content Ingestion using Drop Folders – Part I

Welcome to the second blog post in our series of video tutorial blogs. Here we will talk about advanced ingestion functionality, specifically the Kaltura monitored Drop Folder feature. You can use a drop folder to automate an on-going workflow of media and/or metadata ingestion into Kaltura.  This allows for efficient and fast content ingestion in

Eagle Upload Mega Menu Video Tutorial

As we are busy working on Kaltura’s next release , Falcon (stay tuned!), we’d like to highlight some of the exciting features from our most recent release, Eagle. And why talk when you can demonstrate – below is the first video walkthrough in our series of upcoming video tutorial blog posts that will showcase how to

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Facebook Now Requires HTML5 and Fallback in Open Graph

Read the latest updates on the Distribution Connector for Facebook here   Remember the post about making Facebook understand and present the videos on your page? Thanks to our dear reader Jon, we noticed Facebook has recently updated their Open Graph tags requirements to include HTML5 and non-Flash-non-HTML5 fallback video file links, otherwise, Facebook will

Mobile & HTML5

Best-practices for using JavaScript to embed KDP

This post and related html file below is targeted at website integrators and web application developers who work with KDP3 (Kaltura’s Flash based Media Player). Its primary purpose is to teach you Kaltura’s best-practices for embedding the Kaltura Player on web pages using JavaScript (as opposed to html-only embed). The ready to use html page

Google Analytics: One KDP API for HTML5 and Flash

A neat feature of developing for the Kaltura platform is being able to write code once and have it work regardless of the underling playback system. In this post I walk you through writing a simple google analytics library using the KDP api. I will show how it works for both html5 and kaltura flash

DevelopersTechnology

CE 3 With Amazon CloudFront CDN in Just a Few Easy Steps

Kaltura has long supported origin-pull content delivery networks (CDNs) in our self-hosted editions. Without a content delivery network, your video platform simply can’t reach your users where ever they may be in the world. Now that Amazon’s CloudFront has recently added support for custom origins, it’s particularly easy to add a CDN to any Community

Best PracticesDevelopers

Create KS protected videos with free preview

Creating protected videos is a request that comes up once in a while in talks and on the forums. Whether you’d like to sell the videos or allow restricted access for members only, this short tutorial is going to set the ground for it. The KS Protected Access Control is a way to protect the