Mike Donlin • June 02, 2016
Now that school’s out of session, many athletic departments find that they have a bit more time on your hands. If that’s the case for you, we have a special summer project that will add an extra element to your live video stream: a custom pre-event video.
With BoxCast’s recent software update, there are now more options than ever before to customize your video player [see image below ]. One of these options is the pre-event video.
Instead of merely showing your viewers a black screen before the action starts, you now have an opportunity to share a looped video or an image before every event. It’s an opportunity to entertain and/or educate your viewers while they await the start of your broadcast.
Here are some ideas to make the most of it:
You can opt to have the same video play before all of your events or play a different video for each event. Below, we describe both options:
One video for all events:
One video for one event:
This customizable pre-event video is just one of the new features of the dashboard. For a more comprehensive list of everything you can now do, check out 6 Awesome Features of the New BoxCast Dashboard.