Survey Video Widget

The video widget helps you add a video to your survey. Currently, we support video addition via Youtube, Vimeo, and direct uploads. You can also add a caption text for the added video.

How to Add a Video Widget to a Survey?

Step 1 – Navigate to the Survey Builder

Open the Survey Builder to start creating your survey.
Survey builder area. The work area is visible

Step 2 – Add a Video Widget to your Survey

To add a video to your Survey, drag and drop the Video widget to the work area.
Survey builders drag and drop video widget

Step 3 – Upload/Select the Video

Once you drop the widget in the work area, you’ll see the widget settings on the right side.

Survey video widget. Video widget settings tab is highlighted

You can:

  • Use the Video Platform dropdown menu to select the medium using which you want to add the video to your Survey – is it via Youtube/ Vimeo or a direct upload.
  • Based on the option you select in this field, the subsequent field gathers the required information relevant to that action.

For example:

  • Scenario 1: You opt to add a video via Youtube:

Survey video widget. Select video platform. Youtube is selected

Here, use the Video Platform dropdown menu to select Youtube. Subsequently, use the Add Link or Search field as shown in the above screenshot to enter a keyword to search for the Youtube video. You can also directly add the URL of the video. As you type in the keyword/ URL, a list of video suggestions is displayed – From the list of video suggestions, select the video that you want to add to your survey.

  • Scenario 2: You opt to add a video via Vimeo:

Similarly, in this case, use the Video Platform dropdown menu to select Vimeo. Use the next field to enter a keyword to search for the Vimeo video. You can also directly add the URL of the video.

  • Scenario 3: You opt to upload a video directly:

Survey video. Video upload settings. Upload your own video is selected

In this case, use the dropdown to select the option – Upload your own video. Subsequently, click the Pick File button to upload the video from your system directly.

Note: For direct uploads, the video you wish to upload should be in MP4 format.

Step 4 – Enter a Suitable Caption for the Video

Use the area highlighted in the screenshot below to type in a relevant caption for the added video. Use the different available tools to customize the font/ style/ color of the added text.

Survey video widget. Video caption settings is highlighted

You can also choose to hide the video caption using the checkbox.

Survey video widget. Hide video caption selected

Step 5 – Customize the Widget Style

Use the options under the Style tab to edit the appearance of the Video app.

Survey video widget. Video caption style is highlighted

The different design options available are:

5.1 Video Font settings and Background color

  • Caption Background Color to change the color of the caption background
  • Border Size and Color to customize the widget border (use the sizing bar to adjust the thickness of the border)
  • Border Style to change the type of the widget border – solid, dotted, etc.,
  • Rounded Corners sizing bar to add rounded corners to the widget.

5.2 Video Setting

  • Widget Width to adjust the width of the widget in the work area
  • Video Caption Position to change the alignment of the caption text with respect to the added video.
  • You can also choose to make the widget Edge to Edge, i.e., fit the work area’s width.

Click Save and that’s it!

You have successfully added a video to your survey!