After uploading a video to your product, you might want to add a custom thumbnail. A thumbnail is what a person sees before clicking the play button.
Here's an example of a custom thumbnail that Mackenzie added to his video:
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Adding a thumbnail to your video lessons
Step 1: Access the product you’d like to edit by clicking on Products in the top bar of your navigation and then select "Edit".
Step 2: Once you've got your Content open, click directly on the lesson name of the video you’d like to add a thumbnail to:
Step 3: Upload your thumbnail in the Video options section and click Save in the lower right hand corner!
Once you're done uploading the thumbnail, you'll see it replace the video icon.
Even though your thumbnail will upload immediately, it could take up to a few minutes to process and show up on your video. You may at first see something like this:
Once that is processed, you'll see your new thumbnail on your video:
If you ever want to replace your custom thumbnail, just follow the same steps as above. 👍
Recommended thumbnail sizes
The size you choose for your image is up to you, but for best results we recommend keeping it the same dimensions as the video you've uploaded.
For example, a 1080p video should have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 px.
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