provide context or commentary

Add Comments To Your Videos

Comments are a simple way to add useful information or commentary to your videos on Mindstamp.

Comment details

What Can Comments Do?

Comments are great for adding context to a video.
Provide Information

Add personal thoughts or notes throughout the video. Expand on content.

Instruct the Viewer

Prepare them for action or tell them what to pay attention to.

Create Navigation Aids

Comments are clickable in the video guide and will move to the specified time in the video on click.

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Comments FAQ

Can I choose where my comments show up?

Yes. You can set your comments to show up in the top left, top center, or bottom center. Positioning applies to all comments. If you need to control where a single one shows up, you should use Hotspots.

Can I control how my comments look?

Yes. You can edit your comment appearance in your interaction styles settings. These styles apply to all comments on all videos.

Can I control how long a comment shows for?

Yes. Once you've added a comment, you can edit it to set a Start and Finish time.

Are comments clickable?

Nope. You can use buttons, hotspots, or our other interactions to create a clickable element.
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All Interactive Features

Questions

Ask questions that pause the video and solicit a response

Buttons

Add clickable buttons throughout the video to drive actions

Hotspots

Add hotspots to label video content or enable clickable video areas

Drawing

Visually engage the viewer by drawing and highlighting the video

Comments

Provide context or commentary by overlaying comments in the video

Images

Include clickable images that can open full size or drive actions

Video Clips

Overlay video clips onto your video to provide visual context

Voice Clips

Add voice clips throughout your video for personalized commentary

Transcription

Create a searchable, clickable transcript of your video

Searching

Search your video’s interactions and transcript, navigate on click

Reporting

Get play reports for every view and see every viewer’s interactions

Personalization

Use variables to personalize a video to many viewers