Requirements:

  • Hippo Video Account. Click here to sign up. 

  • Mailerlite Account


To select the video in Hippo Video library:

  1. Login to Hippo Video using existing credentials

  2. Click on the Library icon from the left navigation bar and then click on Videos & Documents.

  1. Click on All Assets and then select the video that you wish to send. 

  1. In the video preview page, click on Share/Embed Code icon from the right.

  1. From the Email Marketing Software drop-down list, select Mailerlite, and then click Copy Code


To embed the video in Mailerlite:

  1. Log-in to Mailerlite using your credentials

  2. Click on Campaigns from the menu on top.

  3. Click on the Create Campaign on the top right corner. 

  1. Select the campaign type (e.g. Regular Campaign) and fill in the details such as subject, and select language.

  1. Once you’re done, click Next: Content.  

  2. Click on Choose under Drag & drop editor in the Email Design screen.

  1. Place the cursor in the email body where you want the video inserted. 

NoteGray preview on the left side indicates the selection for the video embed

  1. Click on the HTML editor <>tag on the right side and then paste the copied code.

  2. You will notice the video will get pasted as a thumbnail inside the page.

  1. Once you’re done, click on the Save (bottom) and Done Editing (top right corner).

  2. Select the recipient’s template and Groups.

  1. Click Next Review and Confirm.

  2. Once again, review the selections.

  1. Click on Next: Schedule.

  1. Now, schedule the campaign to send now/send later/deliver based on time zones.

  2. You can also check the Google Analytics box, to keep track of your campaigns.

  3. Once you’re done, click on the Send. The video campaign will be sent to the selected groups.