How To: Embed a External Video on a Page

StarChapter's limit for videos is 20 MB, This means some videos require an external resource like YouTube or Vimeo for larger video sizes. This requires going to YouTube, Vimeo, or another provider and adding their code snippet to a page within StarChapter.

Locate the Video Code in YouTube or Vimeo

First, the video will need to exist on YouTube, Vimeo, or another provider that provides an iFrame.

YouTube

Locate the embed code within an individual YouTube video. Copy and save the Embed code to a clipboard.

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Vimeo

Locate the embed code within an individual Vimeo video. Copy and save the Embed code to a clipboard.

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Locate the Page to Embed the video in StarChapter

Go to Content > Page Manager > Page Content and search for the page to embed the video. Go to the Content & Layout portion of the page. 

Click on the green plus sign button to pull the content section menu. Select the Blank option.

This displays a a text editor. Select the <> option to get inside the source code.

Paste the code snippet from YouTube, Vimeo, or another source in the source code.

Publish the page. The video should then display on the front-end.