About the Instruction Manual

Most aspects of building and editing your artHIVES website should be self evident by the presence of onscreen prompts and instructions. This instruction manual is designed to compliment the general intuitive design of the artHIVES editing system. Advanced users may find little reason to consult this manual, however it is recommended that all users read the Troubleshooting section.

Embedding Video

You can add video from Video sharing sites (like YouTube and Vimeo) to any page of your website using the Rich Text Editors. This function has been disabled for some Title fields that already link to other pages. (eg. Gallery titles link to a gallery page). 

STEP 1. Copy the embed code from the video sharing website hosting your video. - click here for Vimeo instructions - click here YouTube instructions
STEP 2. Click the "insert/edit embedded media" button in the Rich Text Editor. 

insert /edit embedded media

STEP 3. Click the "Source" tab in the pop up window.
STEP 4. Paste the embed code (from STEP 1) into the window.
STEP 5. Click the "Insert" button. N.B. Your embedded video will not display in the Rich Text Editor and will be seen as a yellow box (see below). Preview your website to check that you video has uploaded and displayed as you intended. 

Insert Embedded Media Popup
Embedded Media

STEP 6. Don't forget to Click the "Update" button at the bottom of the page to save changes.