Easily convert uploaded videos to adaptive bit-rate streams that play smoothly across all kinds of devices regardless of the viewer's bandwidth.
About Video Encoding
The Video Encoding feature allows you to add adaptive bitrate video encoding to your website using the services provided by Mux. This feature essentially allows you to turn your website into your own private Vimeo or YouTube.
To get Video Encoding up and running, you’ll first need to sign up for an account on Mux. Mux has the ability to setup many different environments with different access keys and other settings. This is great if you want to setup an environment for development, testing and production. …
These settings control how Mux will encode your video. Normalize Audio This setting will normalize the audio levels of the video to maximum loudness without clipping. Per-Title Encoding Because every video is different, it is inefficient to apply the same encoding to every title. Per-title encoding analyzes an individual video …
Media Cloud includes a variety of ways to playback the video on your site. You can choose to use the native HTML5 <video> element (with or without HLS.js), the full featured Video JS player or you can bring your own. Player The three options available are: None When selecting this …
Mux can secure your videos with signed URLs that expire after a specified amount of time. These settings control that. Secure Videos Enable this to secure video URLs. Note that this is not retroactive, meaning any videos encoded with Mux prior to enabling this will not be secured. The same …
These settings control how video encoding is integrated with WordPress Import Uploaded Videos When this is enabled, any videos you upload through WordPress will sent to Mux for processing. If this is disabled, you will have to add videos through Mux’s dashboard. Delete Videos From Mux When this is enabled, …
Another great feature of Mux is the ability to add watermarks to your videos. Watermarking is permanent and once a video has been encoded with a watermark it can’t be changed or removed. Enable Watermark Turning this on will enable watermarking for videos. Watermark Image The image to use for …