To create and send videos using the video avenue template:
Click on the Library icon from the left navbar > Sales Pages.
Then, click on the Create New button at the top right corner.
Select Account Management/Marketing from the Category list on the left panel. You’ll notice the Video Avenue template on the right side.
Hover the mouse over the Video Avenue section. You can either Preview your template or use the Create Page option.
All the elements that are available in the video avenue template are customizable. Here, you have an option to edit the title, format text, and insert an image.
Click on the Pencil icon, to edit the title.
Click on the Text area upon which text formatting options will be prompted. You can enter the respective content i.e. heading & description by placing the cursor over the text. The Insert Merge Field drop-down menu helps insert fields like First Name, Company Name, etc.
Click on the Add Image, to insert logo, etc.
In case, if you want to remove the specific section from the template then place the cursor/hover the mouse over the section and click on the Delete icon.
Click on Add Primary Video to add a video to your page.
The Green tick indicates selection.
Click on Proceed.
You will notice the selected video categories loaded as a thumbnail inside the Video Avenue page.
Click on the Edit Category on the top right corner to change the categories.
Once you’re done, click on Save.
Fill in the fields required such as Sales page name and URL. You can also set the Visibility (select users or groups or everyone in the organization), Icon, and Thumbnail. Click here for more detail.
Now, click on Save and Next.
You shall be redirected to the Hippo Video page layout.
Below the video preview, you can enter the details like the prospect's email and first name, to keep track of the video sent (whether they have opened the email, how they watched, etc.).
Note: If you want to paste your video along with thumbnail in any other website or email layout, you have an option to do so by clicking on the Copy Link with thumbnail below the video thumbnail.
On the right side of the screen, you’ll find an option to Add or import contact and enter a subject line.
Once you’re done, click on the Send in the email layout on the right. In case you do not want to send the sales page right away, you have an option to schedule it for later.