Requirements:

  • Hippo Video Account 

  • Mailerlite Account

To select the video in Hippo Video library:

  1. If you are a new user then click here, to sign up for Hippo Video or go to Videos and Documents

  2. Click on All Videos and then select the video that you wish to send. 

  3. In the video preview page, click on Video Campaigns from the tab on right.

  4. 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.