It's no secret that people love learning through video — especially when it's bite-sized information about their largest asset. With Homebot Video Manager, educating and engaging your clients couldn't be easier!
Here's how to get started with Video Manager:
- Learn what video options are available and discover scripts to help you craft your messaging
- Choose a platform to host your custom video messages (Wistia, BombBomb, YouTube, or PitchHub)
- Add your custom video to Video Manager from the Customize tab
- Confirm it looks good and aligns with your company's compliance regulations, and you're done! Your video will automatically appear in your clients' Homebot reports.
- Learn how it works with co-sponsored partners
Pro Tip: Use Video Email to send an announcement to your clients about the new feature!
EXPLORE VIDEO OPTIONS
Click on any of the video topics below to learn where it lives, how it works, and access scripting ideas.
Welcome your clients to Homebot:
Teach your clients about refinancing:
Help clients understand their equity position and purchasing power:
- Buying an investment property
- Renting your home & buying another
- Trading up to a new home
- Selling & pocketing the cash
Empower clients to make smart selling decisions with market temperature videos:
Support your clients through their buying or selling journey:
CHOOSE A PLATFORM
We integrate with best-in-class video hosting platforms to make it easy for you to add your video content to Homebot. Add your videos from the following platforms:
Please note that subscriptions for these tools are not included in your Homebot account.
Below, you'll find guides for finding the video ID or URL for the video platform you're using:
FOR YOUTUBE - URL or video ID
In YouTube, open the video you'll be adding to the email in Homebot. For the URL link - just copy & paste it into Homebot.
To get the ID for a video, refer to the URL of the video on Youtube. Copy the alphanumeric characters following “watch?v=-”.
FOR BOMBBOMB - Embed code
In BombBomb, you'll need the embed code. This BombBomb help article will teach you how to capture the embed code!
FOR PITCHUB - Video ID
In PitchHub, select 'Downloads & Exports' from the video you'd like to include in the email. Then, select the "export" section, under "export type" click the 'Copy' button next to 'Video ID'.
For details, please click here to see PitchHub's step-by-step support article.
FOR WISTIA - URL or video ID
If you're using Wistia, you'll need either the URL or ID. You can just copy & paste the URL in or add the ID.
To get the ID for a video, refer to the URL of the page in Wistia. Copy the alphanumeric characters following “/medias/”.
ADD YOUR VIDEOS
Once you’ve created your custom video and uploaded it to your video platform, log into your Homebot account and click the Customize tab in the navigation bar:
From the Customize page, select the VIDEOS subtab:
Click on your video topic in Homebot Video Manager:
Select your video platform from the options list and insert the information required. Then, click ‘Next’ to preview the video:
Once you’ve reviewed the video to ensure it’s working accordingly & the right topic matter, select ‘Looks good to me’, check the box to confirm it aligns with your company's compliance regulations, and save your video.
That's it! We'll make sure it gets in front of your clients at the right time.
If you're having trouble with Video Manager, we're here to help! Please send us a chat or give us a call at 720-432-1115 ext 4.