BIGVU Collections is a place for you to add your videos to a playlist of videos, displayed with different interactions (such as images, call to action and polls) to engage your viewers.

After creating a collection in the Collections screen, open the requested collection to add videos and edit it.

Collection screen:

  1. Left side: adding videos and interactions

  2. Middle of the screen: a preview of the video and the interactions

  3. Right side: storyboard with your video list and the interaction list

  4. Additional options

  1. Left side: adding videos and interactions

    Under the videos section, you are able to add videos from your device by clicking on "uploads" or use BIGVU's videos by clicking "Videos". You are also able to add videos from your BIGVU projects (if you are a BIGVU subscriber).

    Under the interactions section, you can find all the different interactions cards that you can add to your videos: Tweets, quotes, polls, action cards and images.

  2. Middle of the screen: a preview of the video and the interactions

    In this part of the screen, you can preview the different videos that you have uploaded and the interactions added to each one. Use the arrows to move between the different interactions.

    In addition, You can click on the interaction to edit it. A new screen will appear on the left side of the screen - interaction editor.

  3. Right side: storyboard with your video list and the interaction list

    The right side contains the storyboard with all the videos and interactions added to your collection.

    • When adding a video to the storyboard, it will automatically add it to the end of the video list and open its interaction section. Now, you can add as many interactions as you want from the left panel.

    • To return to the video list from the interaction section, click on the "Back to List" option.

    • To go back to the interactions section click on the Lightning icon or click on the 3 dots and choose "edit interactions". In the 3 dots option, you will also find an option to rename media or delete it.

    • You can reorder videos and interactions by dragging them to the preferred location.

Please note: If you try to add a video while seeing the interaction list, the system will add the video to the storyboard and go into the interaction list of the new video uploaded.

4. Top of the screen: Additional options

Collection's name

Click on the left side of the screen to set up the name of your collections or change it.

Collaborate

Others can help you perfect your collection by adding videos to it.
Click on the profile image, there you will be able to send your friends and colleagues an invite to contribute to your collection. They will be able to easily add videos to your collection. You can also determine their permissions in the collection.

Publish / update

Don't forget to publish your collection, before trying to copy/embed it to your website (under settings). After publishing the collection, you will have the option to update it anytime.

Settings

After publishing your collection, click on the settings icon to change the collection's definitions or to create a collection widget for your website or page.

Fullscreen mode

If you would like to edit your collection in a full-screen mode, press on the rectangle icon.

Redo & undo

Changed your mind? Click on the Redo or Undo buttons to go back to your previews action.

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