HubPages now supporting Yahoo! Video

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  1. larryfreeman profile image83
    larryfreemanposted 14 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?


    1. JYOTI KOTHARI profile image61
      JYOTI KOTHARIposted 14 years agoin reply to this

        Thanks Larry. I have added one from yahoo today.

         Jyoti Kothari

  2. dingdong profile image58
    dingdongposted 14 years ago

    Nice to know about the update smile Thanks team cool

  3. Anamika S profile image70
    Anamika Sposted 14 years ago

    This is wonderful News! Thanks, HubPages Team.

  4. spuds profile image59
    spudsposted 14 years ago

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

  5. creativlady profile image67
    creativladyposted 14 years ago


  6. darkside profile image71
    darksideposted 14 years ago

    Good work Larry!

  7. compu-smart profile image87
    compu-smartposted 14 years ago

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

  8. Shalini Kagal profile image56
    Shalini Kagalposted 14 years ago

    Nice to know - thanks!

  9. hubber-2009 profile image59
    hubber-2009posted 14 years ago

    Nice to note the new feature.. thanks..

  10. mhei profile image61
    mheiposted 14 years ago

    that's awesome! thanks smile

  11. waynet profile image66
    waynetposted 14 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 image74
    William F. Torpeyposted 14 years ago

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

  13. Patty Inglish, MS profile image88
    Patty Inglish, MSposted 14 years ago

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

  14. patnamohan profile image58
    patnamohanposted 14 years ago

    Good News !

  15. bhoge profile image60
    bhogeposted 14 years ago

    Nice updates!! Thanks

  16. topstuff profile image60
    topstuffposted 14 years ago

    Well done.

  17. profile image0
    rethansmithposted 14 years ago

    I wouldn't mind seeing Vimeo support as well.

    1. larryfreeman profile image83
      larryfreemanposted 14 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.


      1. larryfreeman profile image83
        larryfreemanposted 14 years agoin reply to this

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


  18. Research Analyst profile image78
    Research Analystposted 14 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 image61
    Fitterposted 14 years ago

    Another good update.
    Thanks, HubPages Team.

  20. Stacie L profile image89
    Stacie Lposted 14 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 image83
      larryfreemanposted 14 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.


      1. Stacie L profile image89
        Stacie Lposted 14 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

        1. larryfreeman profile image83
          larryfreemanposted 14 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.


          1. larryfreeman profile image83
            larryfreemanposted 14 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.


            1. Stacie L profile image89
              Stacie Lposted 14 years agoin reply to this
              1. larryfreeman profile image83
                larryfreemanposted 14 years agoin reply to this

                Hi Stacie,

                Sorry that it took me so long to respond.

                I was using Firefox 3 to test.


  21. crashcromwell profile image69
    crashcromwellposted 14 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 image83
      larryfreemanposted 14 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.


  22. hubby7 profile image66
    hubby7posted 14 years ago

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


    1. crashcromwell profile image69
      crashcromwellposted 14 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 image63
    Dottie1posted 14 years ago

    Neat!  Thanks:)

  24. Ice Age Floods profile image61
    Ice Age Floodsposted 14 years ago

    Hi Larry,

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



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