Quick Start Guide

 

Thank you for choosing Muvi. We help you launch your own Multi-Screen Video Streaming (Live & On-Demand) platform within few minutes and at ZERO CapEx cost! At Muvi, we provide comprehensive end to end solution to launch your own VOD/OTT platform.

This Quick Start Guide will help setup your online video platform easily and quickly. It’s just 3 easy steps….

 

1. Select Template

The first step towards creating your website is to select a “Template”. You can select the template from your Muvi Dashboard or from the CMS menu. (Website -->Templates -->ManageTemplate). After selecting the template, you can Preview it and then Activate it for your website. After activating the template, you can add Logo, Images, Titles etc. according to your preference.

 

2. Add Content

Once your website is ready, it is now time to add video content. You can do this by simply clicking on the “Add Content” button on your Muvi Dashboard or from the CMS. (Manage Content -->Content Library -->Add Content) You can add different types of video content including Video on Demand, Video Live Streaming etc. Here you can add content metadata like, your content name, genre, release date, language etc. You can also add a poster of your video content.

 

3. Configure Monetization Plan

By configuring your “Monetization” plan, you can directly collect money from your subscribers without relying on third party service providers. Through the “Monetization” menu from your Muvi CMS you can easily manage various aspects such as Subscription, Pay Per View, Free Content, Advertisement, Coupons, Payment Gateway, Restrictions, other Settings etc.

 

Selecting a Template

 

On your Muvi Dashboard click on “Select Template” or go to "Website" -->"Templates"-->"Manage Template" in your CMS (See Below Screenshot)
 

 

On the Manage Template page you can see different templates. By default, the Modern template is activated. You can change the template according to your needs. Just click on "Preview" button under the template to see preview of the template. If you like any template, then click on “Activate”  button under the template. (See Below Screenshot) When get prompted, click on “Yes” to active the template for your website.

Note: Changing template will change your banner settings as the banner dimensions are different for different templates. There will be no change in featured content section on home page.

 

 

 

 

Custom Templates

At Muvi, we provide the option to customize your template. You can modify the existing template using our “Template Editor”. There is another option to customize your template with our BYOD (Bring Your Own Design) feature. Simply download our template files and after customizing the template you can again upload the template files to the website. You can also get custom designed templates from us for a nominal price which will make your online video platform standout as well as fulfil your exclusive requirements.

Please Click Here to get more information on selecting a template.

 

Adding Content

To add video contents to your website, click on the “Add Content” Tab on the Dashboard or go to "Manage Content" -->"Content Library" -->"Add Content" in your CMS (See Below Screenshot)

 

 

 

Under “Content Library” please click on the button “Add Content”. Here you can choose the content type(Video on Demand or Video Live Streaming), add content metadata types(Single Part Long Form, Single Part Short Form, Multi-part), add content name, genre, release date etc. You can also upload a poster of your video content. Finally click on “Save & Continue”.

 

 

For more detail information on “How to Add Content”, please Click Here.

 

Configuring Monetization Plan

 
Through our “Monetization” feature you can set up a payment gateway to collect money from your users and have it transferred to your bank account. To do this, you need to add a subscription plan for your users and you may add a plan for pay-per-view (PPV) for your users to watch a content. Under this feature there are several other sub-features such as, Subscription, Pay Per View, Free Content, Advertisement, Coupons, Payment Gateway, Restrictions, Settings etc.
 

To configure monetization plan please go to the "Monetization" menu in your CMS. Under the Monetization menu you will see different option such as Subscription, Pay Per View, Free Content etc. (See Below Screenshot)
 

Note: First you need to add a Payment Gateway to activate Subscription, Pay Per View, Pay Per View Bundles, Pre-Order etc. After adding payment gateway, go to "Monetization" --> "Settings" and select the check boxes under "Monetization Model" and click on "Update"
 

 

 

Note: We  add some dummy data on your website when you start free trial. It’s just to illustrate how the website will look. Please feel free to remove those data and add your content.

 

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