Open a Flip Project
Access www.activemerchandiser.com and choose “Login” on the upper right. Enter your Active Merchandiser user name and password, and click “Login.” Choose a Flip project from your recent projects or from the Project Library menu.
Now you should see the Flip “Project” page. In the area marked “More Options,” you will see the link for Video Spots. Click on this link to access the Video hot spotting tool.
Adding a YouTube Video to your Flip Project
Video Hot Spot tool supports videos posted on YouTube. To add a video to your Flip project, navigate to www.youtube.com and choose which video you wish to use.
Once you have chosen your video, click on the Share button below the video window to show linking options. Next, click Embed to display the embedded link. Copy this link to your clipboard and return to your video hot spot screen.
Type in the name of the video into the field marked “Video Name.” The name is displayed when your customer mouses over the play button. Next, paste the embedded YouTube link into the field marked “YouTube embedded code.” Click Add. Active Merchandiser will embed the video into your catalog and the video will display on the left in the “Video Spots” menu.
Now you can preview your catalog to see your new working video hot spots! Click on the Play button to begin viewing.