1. Click on Hippo Video icon. You will see various pop-up options.

Note: Before recording, if you have any lengthy scripts then enable the teleprompter. The Enable Teleprompter feature within Hippo Video will prompt your scripts on the screen and lets you talk without the need to check your notes. Click here to learn how to enable it.

  1. Select Start Recording.

  1. Be sure to utilize mark-up tools like Click Animation, Highlight, Cursor, etc, to draw your prospect’s attention. For more information on the use of Markup Tools, please click here. Once you’ve done, click on Finish Recording.

  2. You’ll be redirected to the following screen.

  1. Select the text New Recording above the video to change the default video name to a name of your choice.

  2. Click on Edit Video, to modify the video, if required.

To set sales page

  • Click on any one of the sales page of your choice to embed the video.

Note: You can create one sales page for multiple videos and the entire team can use it while sending videos. The Merge fields will be auto-replaced with the prospect information eg: First Name, Company name, etc.


Video thumbnails are the face of a video; most users choose videos with catchy thumbnails. 

Note: It is recommended to choose an animated GIF thumbnail over a static one. First and Last few portions of your video will be merged and shown as a thumbnail (endless loop/loop continuously). Your customer will get to know that it is a video attached and not an image (static).

To set thumbnail

  1. By default, the GIF Thumbnail is selected. 

  1. Once you’re done, click on Copy to Clipboard/Insert Video.

  2. Fill in the details and then click on Copy to Clipboard/Insert Video.

  3. You will notice the video gets pasted as a thumbnail inside the compose mailbox.

Note: Go back to proceed further.