WEBVTT 1 00:00:00.000 --> 00:00:04.480 Engage with your audience with call-to-action and annotation buttons. 2 00:00:04.480 --> 00:00:10.733 These interactive buttons can link to your website, other videos, reference materials and more! 3 00:00:10.800 --> 00:00:18.014 They can also help you capture information on your audience or send your audience to surveys, trivia, or polls. 4 00:00:18.080 --> 00:00:22.920 To add, hover over your video and click 'Details' 5 00:00:22.920 --> 00:00:28.316 Then click on this tab to start adding a CTA or annotation button. 6 00:00:28.400 --> 00:00:31.360 Click on 'add interaction' 7 00:00:31.360 --> 00:00:34.920 Now select an 'interaction type' by clicking on here. 8 00:00:34.920 --> 00:00:41.382 CTA buttons stop the video from progressing, while annotation buttons will appear without interrupting your video. 9 00:00:41.520 --> 00:00:48.810 First, let's choose annotation button to add interativity to your video. Annotation buttons can be placed anywhere in your ... 10 00:00:48.810 --> 00:00:51.320 video and will show up as the video plays. 11 00:00:51.480 --> 00:00:56.458 To start, add the start and end time you want your button to appear on your video. 12 00:00:56.840 --> 00:01:01.329 By default, we set these to 10 seconds. You can adjust that time. 13 00:01:01.560 --> 00:01:03.840 Add the title of your button text. 14 00:01:04.960 --> 00:01:07.960 Then place the url here. 15 00:01:09.360 --> 00:01:14.414 You can customize the color of your button to match your brand or personality. 16 00:01:14.480 --> 00:01:21.824 We've added some helpful information here around color contrast. The button text will automatically adjust based on background color. 17 00:01:21.960 --> 00:01:28.176 Now... you can position the button on your video by choosing the placement here. We are adding our button ... 18 00:01:28.176 --> 00:01:29.241 to the upper left. 19 00:01:29.360 --> 00:01:33.985 Click Save when you are done and you will be taken back to the Interaction Tools menu. 20 00:01:34.280 --> 00:01:40.881 To add a CTA or call to action, click on Add Interaction and select it from the list. 21 00:01:40.960 --> 00:01:46.065 A call-to-action displays a screen with clickable buttons that your audience can interact with. 22 00:01:46.160 --> 00:01:52.049 Typically, call-to-action buttons are placed at the end of your video but if you want to display it at a ... 23 00:01:52.049 --> 00:01:54.965 specific time, you can select a specific time here. 24 00:01:55.080 --> 00:01:57.960 Let's choose 'End of Video' 25 00:01:57.960 --> 00:02:03.168 You can add a headline here which will be displayed above your CTA button. 26 00:02:05.640 --> 00:02:07.760 Add the title of your button text. 27 00:02:10.040 --> 00:02:13.080 Then place the url here. 28 00:02:13.080 --> 00:02:16.360 Click here to choose the color of your button. 29 00:02:19.720 --> 00:02:23.487 You have the option to add a second link to your CTA. 30 00:02:23.560 --> 00:02:27.000 Just add the title of your link text here... 31 00:02:28.920 --> 00:02:31.560 Then add your URL. 32 00:02:32.360 --> 00:02:36.320 You can see a preview of your call-to-action for reference. 33 00:02:37.280 --> 00:02:42.442 You can choose whether you would like to require your audience to interact with the call to action. If you ... 34 00:02:42.442 --> 00:02:46.572 would like to allow your audience to skip the call-to-action, check this option here. 35 00:02:47.200 --> 00:02:49.760 Click Save when you are done. 36 00:02:49.760 --> 00:02:56.096 To preview your CTA or annotation buttons, copy the link and view your video as your audience would. 37 00:02:57.240 --> 00:03:02.546 Call-to-action and annotation buttons are easy ways to keep your audience engaged with your content.