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How To Embed Disqus In OptimizePress Live Editor Pages

Disqus has become the go to commenting system for many website large and small. And that’s not surprising, it’s awesome! It isn’t obvious how, but you can enable Disqus comments on any page or post within OptimizePress, including pages created with the live editor. Here’s how to do it: 1. Download and install the Disqus plugin.…

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Embedding JWPlayer In An OptimizePress Video Lightbox Element

One of the most useful elements in the OptimizePress Live Editor is the video lightbox element. It allows you to show a thumbnail that loads a video in a popup lightbox when clicked, like so: Unfortunately, the built in video player for the lightbox popup (FlowPlayer) isn’t that good. You can see in the screenshot…

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How To Compress Videos For online Streaming

How To Properly Compress Your Videos For Online Streaming

Often times your video editing software will spit out uncompressed video files that are hundreds (even thousands!) of megabytes in size. If you’re going to be putting these videos online, you’ll need to reduce their file sizes significantly but without reducing their quality too much. This is where compression comes in. Smaller file sizes means your…

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Easy Video Suite Review

Easy Video Suite Review (Plus Video!)

Getting your videos up on the internet can be a real pain in the ass. You have to: Compress the videos Create several versions of the videos to ensure they’re compatible with different platforms Upload the videos Find a player that works with mobile/tablets Somehow secure your videos so people don’t steal them Deal with complicated scripts and shortcodes …and on…

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How To Set Up Streaming Video For Your Membership Site

Today I’m going to show you a simple, cheap way to set up streaming video on your membership site (or non-membership site for that matter). I’ve set this up for several clients and I use it myself. I think you’ll agree it’s a groovy solution. This set up is also good for mobile, meaning that the videos will scale to…

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