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Adding a Video to your Profile

Learn how to embed videos right in your Campsite profile.

Video is a great way to increase engagement with your audience. We've added support for embedding videos directly in your profile with multiple platforms, including Youtube, Facebook, Twitch, and Vimeo.
A video link

What we'll cover in this support article:

How to use a video link

Our video links are integrated directly into our existing links feature. We detect when you've entered a supported video link and give you options on how you'd like to embed it.

  1. Go to your admin page
  2. Click the "Add New Link +" button
  3. Enter a video URL into the URL field (see below for the platforms we support)
    A youtube video link
  4. Click the icon to open the video options
  5. You can either link off to the video you've provided, or embed it in your profile
    A youtube video link

How to embed a Youtube video

  1. Click the "Add New Link +" button
  2. Enter a Youtube video URL into the URL field
    A youtube video link
  3. Click the icon and you'll be presented with two options:
    • Link off to the Youtube website
    • Embed the video on my profile
    A youtube video link
  4. After you've added a label and enabled the link, it will appear on your profile

How to embed a Twitch channel or video

Twitch is on of the biggest platforms for streaming and gaming videos. You can embed your Twitch videos, live stream or, chat directly in your profile.

Twitch Channel

A Twitch channel is your profile where you live stream and chat. You can also find all of your videos on your Twitch profile.

  1. Click the "Add New Link +" button
  2. Enter a Twitch channel URL into the URL field
    A twitch video link
  3. Click the icon and you'll be presented with four options:
    • Link off to the Twitch website
    • Embed my Twitch channel
    • Embed my Twitch chat
    • Embed my Twitch channel and chat
    A twitch video link
  4. After you've added a label and enabled the link, it will appear on your profile
What do visitors see when I'm not streaming?

Your channel will remain embedded whether you're live streaming or not. If you're not streaming, your visitor will have the option to turn on notifications for your channel.

What if my profile visitor isn't a Twitch user or not logged into Twitch?

The visitor on your profile will be given the option to log in or sign up on Twitch if they try interacting with your stream.

Twitch Video

  1. Click the "Add New Link +" button
  2. Enter a Twitch video URL into the URL field
    A twitch video link
  3. Click the icon and you'll be presented with two options:
    • Link off to the Twitch website
    • Embed the video on my profile
    A twitch video link
  4. After you've added a label and enabled the link, it will appear on your profile

How to embed a Facebook video

  1. Click the "Add New Link +" button
  2. Enter a Facebook video URL into the URL field
    A facebook video link
  3. Click the icon and you'll be presented with two options:
    • Link off to the Facebook website
    • Embed the video on my profile
    A facebook video link
  4. After you've added a label and enabled the link, it will appear on your profile

How to embed a Vimeo video

  1. Click the "Add New Link +" button
  2. Enter a Vimeo video URL into the URL field
    A vimeo video link
  3. Click the icon and you'll be presented with two options:
    • Link off to the Vimeo website
    • Embed the video on my profile
    A vimeo video link
  4. After you've added a label and enabled the link, it will appear on your profile

Still have questions? Contact us.