HubPages now supporting Yahoo! Video

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  1. larryfreeman profile image87
    larryfreemanposted 9 years ago

    Hi Everyone,

    Over the weekend, HubPages added support for Yahoo Video.  If you would like to find a Yahoo! Video to add to your hub, go here.

    To add a video, click on the icon that looks like an envelope.  Then, copy the link url to a video capsule.

    HubPages now supports videso from the following sites: YouTube, Google Video, Revver, Metacafe, and Yahoo Video

    Are there any other video sites that you would like to see us support in the future?

    -Larry

    1. JYOTI KOTHARI profile image59
      JYOTI KOTHARIposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Thanks Larry. I have added one from yahoo today.

         Jyoti Kothari

  2. dingdong profile image60
    dingdongposted 9 years ago

    Nice to know about the update smile Thanks team cool

  3. Anamika S profile image63
    Anamika Sposted 9 years ago

    This is wonderful News! Thanks, HubPages Team.

  4. spuds profile image60
    spudsposted 9 years ago

    Does anyone use Yahoo video? YouTube has cornered the market....mostly. Still good to have another option.

  5. creativlady profile image72
    creativladyposted 9 years ago

    WON-DE-RFUL!

  6. darkside profile image81
    darksideposted 9 years ago

    Good work Larry!

  7. compu-smart profile image61
    compu-smartposted 9 years ago

    Excellent news..
    Variety sure is the spice of life!wink

  8. Shalini Kagal profile image60
    Shalini Kagalposted 9 years ago

    Nice to know - thanks!

  9. hubber-2009 profile image54
    hubber-2009posted 9 years ago

    Nice to note the new feature.. thanks..

  10. mhei profile image64
    mheiposted 9 years ago

    that's awesome! thanks smile

  11. waynet profile image69
    waynetposted 9 years ago

    Now all hubpages has to do now is support free tv and dvd uploads to some good films and television programs of high calibre storylines so I can chill out abit from making these hubs.....

  12. William F. Torpey profile image75
    William F. Torpeyposted 9 years ago

    Thanks, Larry, and HubPages, for another big step forward.

  13. Patty Inglish, MS profile image91
    Patty Inglish, MSposted 9 years ago

    This is a tremendous expansion of a feature. Thanks, Larry!

  14. patnamohan profile image60
    patnamohanposted 9 years ago

    Good News !

  15. bhoge profile image61
    bhogeposted 9 years ago

    Nice updates!! Thanks

  16. topstuff profile image58
    topstuffposted 9 years ago

    Well done.

  17. profile image0
    rethansmithposted 9 years ago

    I wouldn't mind seeing Vimeo support as well.

    1. larryfreeman profile image87
      larryfreemanposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Hi rethansmith,

      Great suggestion. I've taken a look at Vimeo and I think that we will be able to add support in the next week.  I'll post on this thread when it's added.

      -Larry

      1. larryfreeman profile image87
        larryfreemanposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Support for Vimeo was just added today.  You can start adding Vimeo videos today if you like.  :-)

        -Larry

  18. Research Analyst profile image81
    Research Analystposted 9 years ago

    I was wondering why when I tried to load a video to my hubpage is came out blank, I have been using mostly youtube videos, thanks for the update.

  19. Fitter profile image75
    Fitterposted 9 years ago

    Another good update.
    Thanks, HubPages Team.

  20. Stacie L profile image89
    Stacie Lposted 9 years ago

    i have edited and saved a yahoo video at least three times and it works when i test it,but is a dark box when i finish editing.
    what am i doing wrong?

    1. larryfreeman profile image87
      larryfreemanposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Hi Stacie L,

      Thanks for letting me know.  Which Yahoo! Video are you trying to add?  I'll see if I can add it to one of my hubs.

      -Larry

      1. Stacie L profile image89
        Stacie Lposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        hey thanks for getting back; i took it off and posted a link instead  on my latest hub-"The Need to Explain the Unknown;The Job of ghost Hunters"
        i still would like to post the video if possible
        big_smile

        1. larryfreeman profile image87
          larryfreemanposted 9 years agoin reply to this

          Hi Stacie,

          Thanks for the additional information. :-)   I'll take a look at it on Monday and report back to this thread when I figure out what's up.

          -Larry

          1. larryfreeman profile image87
            larryfreemanposted 9 years agoin reply to this

            Hi Stacie L,

            I tested it out and Yahoo! Video worked fine for me.  I added the Yahoo! video to yoru hub successfully.  I hope that's ok.  It is currently there.

            Please let me know if you hit any more issues regarding Yahoo! Videos.

            -Larry

            1. Stacie L profile image89
              Stacie Lposted 9 years agoin reply to this
              1. larryfreeman profile image87
                larryfreemanposted 9 years agoin reply to this

                Hi Stacie,

                Sorry that it took me so long to respond.

                I was using Firefox 3 to test.

                -Larry

  21. crashcromwell profile image73
    crashcromwellposted 9 years ago

    Am I correct that this feature is what has generated the slide show stats on our account page? I've been MIA for a while, and just noticed this.

    1. larryfreeman profile image87
      larryfreemanposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Hi CrashCromwell,

      The slide show stats was a separate add-on.  All I did here was add additional video web site to the list that HubPages supports.  HubPages will now support Yahoo! Video and Vimeo Video.

      -Larry

  22. hubby7 profile image66
    hubby7posted 9 years ago

    Welcome back, crashcromwell, I noticed that you were MIA. And for some time. Anyway, it's good to see you back.

                             hubby7

    1. crashcromwell profile image73
      crashcromwellposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      I've been feeling enormously guilty, but I have been highly productive in my absence. I decided at the last minute (almost literally) to join the National Novel Writing Month (Nanowrimo) contest. For those who are not familiar with this, it's a contest where entrants try to write a complete first draft of a novel between Nov. 1 and Nov. 30, with at least 50,000 words. I already had a story sketched out in my mind for the second book in my series, and decided this contest was the perfect way to jumpstart that process. I'm pleased to report that I hit 50,000 words about a half hour from midnight, just before Thanksgiving. The draft is not yet done, as it has some holes in it, but I'm hoping to fill them before Christmas, so I can print out copies of this and give them to my two oldest kids as gifts. So I may not be writing many hubs until after Christmas, but at least I have a spare moment to post in the forums.

  23. Dottie1 profile image74
    Dottie1posted 9 years ago

    Neat!  Thanks:)

  24. Ice Age Floods profile image53
    Ice Age Floodsposted 9 years ago

    Hi Larry,

    I'm new to this site and just took my first look at Yahoo video. Thanks for the tip.

    Tom

 
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