Can You Add a Video to Webflow?

Can You Add a Video to Webflow?

Webflow is a powerful website builder that allows you to create stunning websites without any coding knowledge. But can you add videos to your Webflow site?

The answer is a resounding yes! In this tutorial, we will walk you through the steps of adding videos to your Webflow project.

Step 1: Uploading Your Video

The first step in adding a video to your Webflow site is to upload the video file. To do this, follow these simple steps:

  • Step 1: Log in to your Webflow account and navigate to your project dashboard.
  • Step 2: Click on the “Assets” tab in the left sidebar.
  • Step 3: Click on the “Upload” button and select the video file from your computer.

You can upload videos in various formats, including MP4, MOV, and AVI. Once uploaded, the video will appear in your asset library.

Step 2: Adding the Video Element

Now that you have uploaded your video, it’s time to add it to your Webflow project. Follow these steps:

  • Step 1: Open the page where you want to add the video in the Webflow Designer.
  • Step 2: Drag and drop a “Video” element onto your page canvas.

Note: Customizing Video Settings

If you want to customize the appearance or behavior of your video, you can do so by adjusting the settings of the video element. You can change the autoplay, loop, and controls options, among others, to suit your needs.

Step 3: Linking Your Video

Once you have added the video element to your page, it’s time to link it to the video file you uploaded earlier. Follow these steps:

  • Step 1: With the video element selected, click on the “Link Settings” icon in the right sidebar.
  • Step 2: In the “Video URL” field, paste the URL of your uploaded video file.

You can find the URL of your video file in the asset library by clicking on the video thumbnail. Copy and paste this URL into the “Video URL” field.

Step 4: Publishing Your Website

Now that you have added and linked your video, it’s time to publish your Webflow site so that others can enjoy your video content. Follow these steps:

  • Step 1: Click on the “Publish” button in the top-right corner of the Webflow Designer.
  • Step 2: Choose a publishing option ( or custom domain) and click on “Publish”.

Your website is now live with a beautifully embedded video!

In Conclusion

In this tutorial, we have learned how to add videos to a Webflow site. By following these simple steps, you can enhance your website with engaging video content.

Remember to upload your video file, add a video element to your page, link it to your uploaded file, and publish your website. Now, go ahead and create captivating websites with videos using Webflow!