You can embed an Echo (recording) in a website, such as a blog or a Blackboard content area. All you need is the “Embed Code” which you can find when adding public links.
- Go to Publishing and Sharing Media to see how to make a video public so you can grab the embed code.
You can set the embedded code can be set to autostart and automute. You can also choose the size of the embedded video.
Embedding in Blackboard
To embed an Echo in Blackboard all you need to do is:Go to the “Content Area” you wish to embed the Echo in. Click on the contextual drop down menu for that “Content item” and choose “Edit”
- In the text editor choose the “HTML” option; this will open a new window.
- In the new window copy in the Embed Code you got earlier, and click on “Update”
- You should see a large Yellow box inside the Text Editor now. Click “Submit” to save the Content area and your video will be embedded on Blackboard