Publish a YouTube video using the Content Calendar or Publisher. You can configure its settings and then post the video immediately or according to schedule.
To post the video using the Content Calendar, click Publish > Content Calendar > .
The screens in this topic were captured from the Publisher, but the steps for publishing a video on YouTube using the Content Calendar are the same.
For more information, see Campaigns.
Click Browse to browse to and select the video file.
Title: Specify the title that displays with the video on YouTube after publishing.
Description: The text you specified in Step 4 is the description that displays with the video on YouTube after publishing. Edit the text if necessary.
Tags: Specify the desired YouTube search tags. Note that there are two different Tags fields. One field is for tags internal to Social. The second field is for tags internal to YouTube and used when users search for your video.
Privacy Settings: Select the desired level of privacy:
Video Thumbnail: Select From Video to use a thumbnail using the video or select Upload to browse to and select another thumbnail.
Category: Select the YouTube category for the video. Categories include, People & Blogs, Comedy, Music, Sports, Travel, and more.
Allow Comments: Select the check box if you want to allow YouTube users to comment on your video. You can allow all comments (without your approval) or you can allow only comments that you have approved.
User Can Vote on Comments: Select the check box if you want to allow users to vote on comments.
Allow Embedding: Select this option if you want users to be able to embed your video on other websites. If this option is enabled, users can copy and paste a provided URL into the other website to embed the video. If you do not select this option, users must watch the video on YouTube.
Licence and Ownership: Select the desired option:
Information you type in the Tags box is not viewable outside of the Social product. YouTube visitors cannot see this information. Other Social users in your organization can see this information when they view pending posts. You can use tags to categorize this post. Tags are not sent to SAINT or to Adobe Analytics.
If you select Later, use the Date, Time, and Time Zone options to specify when you want to post the content. The date and time cannot be in the past. You can schedule a post up to one year in advance.
Note that if you schedule a YouTube video to be posted at a later scheduled time, the video is uploaded to YouTube in private mode a few hours before the scheduled time so that it is ready to be publicly published.