To add a video to a web story's page, click on VIDEO in the elements toolbar on the right of the editing zone.

To add a video, you can either import it from your Gallery/Record a video, paste a link (from YouTube, Facebook, Twitch, SoundCloud, Streamable, Vimeo, etc.) choose one from Pexel's bank.

  • To import it, Upload your video. If you have already imported videos and wish to reuse them, simply click on them.

  • You can also the search bar in the Link section where you can paste the URL of the video in it.

  • You can also use Pexel to add a video. Click on the Pexel tab, make a search and click on the chosen image to add it to your web story's page.

To edit the added video, use the videos' editing panel on the right side of the builder. This panel allows you to:

  • Add subtitles (only for imported video)

  • Change the playback speed

  • You can choose when the video will start and end

  • You can also use the loop mode (to continuously repeat the video) or Autoplay (to automatically play the video).

  • Change the proportions of the video.


Contain will keep the whole video in the selection box.
Cover will cover the video box with it. With Cover, some parts of the video might not appear in the box as its goal is to cover it.

  • Align the video: align left, horizontal center, align top, align vertical centers, align bottom.

  • Change the position of the video manually.

  • Change the size of the video manually or by clicking on one of the small white squares on the edges of the videos and dragging your cursor to resize the video.

  • Rotate the video.

  • Change the video's opacity.

  • Flip the video vertically or horizontally.

  • Add a border with a personalized color, size, and corner.

  • Add animations to the video.

You might find it useful:

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create a web story?

add a page?

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add a background?

add & edit texts?

add & edit images and GIFs?

add & edit stickers and emojis?

add & edit videos?

add & edit shapes?

add animations?

publish my changes?

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