As we bid farewell to 2023, it’s time to reflect on the remarkable journey we’ve had at Cincopa and share the exciting developments that have shaped our platform. From streamlined content management to integrations that seamlessly fit into your tech stack, we’ve been hard at work all year long to enhance your user experience.
So, let’s dive into the key highlights of 2023 and get a sneak peak into what the future holds.
Streamlined Content Management
We know how much time and effort go into your content, and in today’s fast-paced digital landscape, managing content efficiently is paramount to your business! This past year, we planned, tested and created an abundance of tools that help shape the way content creators, online educators and well just about anyone can smooth out the process of managing their content.
We’ve made things easier for you from where it all begins, content creators and online educators can easily upload videos and attach any links or documents to simplify online training or courses. We launched our AI Transcript Generator to help make the post-production process smoother, and shorter for you.
With content privacy – we mean business! Not only do you get enterprise-grade security here at Cincopa, but we added a few features to help take extra measure against content pirating and all these new fancy video recording software.
We slowly but surely put CincoTube on the map. CincoTube is a versatile platform for creative professionals to manage, share and engage their community with content. It looks very much like YouTube, but made just for your audience with no distractions and no ads anywhere.
- Download and Share Galleries : Create galleries of your favourite videos and images and share them with the world.
- Invite to Upload : Want to centralize all of your organizations’ media? Invite your team to upload in a few clicks!
- AI Subtitle and Speaker Generator : Take the load off of post-production with the help of our AI subtitle and speaker generator.
- Subtitle Search: Find a video in no time just by typing in a quick sentence or topic talked about in the video!
- Attach Files & Links to Your Videos: Let your audience download documents or send them to a specific page on your videos.
- Live Stream and Event Analytics : Find out who came to your live stream and how they engaged.
- CincoTube : Player Colour & Branding Settings : Make the Tube your own! Change the player colors and change the settings to match your brand.
- CincoTube : Document Upload: Don’t limit yourself by uploading only video, put your documents on your private (or public) CincoTube channel!
- Global Settings : Video Watermark : Add an interactive watermark to all of your videos, galleries and players.
- Multiple Audio Tracks: Dub your video in multiple languages to reach your audiences all over the world.
Integrations & Plugins : Hand in Hand With Your Tech Stack
This year we focused on making your life easier. We know the struggle of switching between multiple platforms and accumulating 100s of tabs on your computer. We made some improvements to the Cincopa ecosystem, allowing you to connect other software on your tech stack with Cincopa to streamline your workflow.
We’ve also made it easier to import videos and images from other platforms to keep everything in one place. We increased security by integrating with Google and Microsoft because well, security is top-priority.
- Moodle Plugin : Create media rich e-learning web portals.
- Embed Videos from YouTube: Take your video from YouTube and place it in your own content library.
- Import from URL : Import to your Cincopa account directly from a URL.
- CincoTube + Zoom Integration : Automatically send your zoom meetings directly to your CincoTube channel.
- Cincopa + Google Authenticator : Sign in with 2FA for added security using this integration.
- Cincopa + Microsoft Azure: Securely sign in with your Microsoft Azure credentials.
- Cincopa + Adobe Portfolio: Create a stunning portfolio gallery and embed it to your Adobe Portfolio.
User Role & Permissions : Highly Flexible Role Permission Settings
2023 was a year of community and consolidation for many businesses, we took stride in this by creating features that help you to manage your teams easier and better. CincoTube is a versatile video platform personalized to your content, business and community – we released a feature that allows you to switch between roles, and manage the roles of your team members so you can have peace of mind knowing only those who need to see certain things see them.
- CincoTube User Groups: Create groups of your users based on domain, channel subscription and more.
- CincoTube Site Admin Group: Create an administrator group giving your admins full access.
In Depth Analytics for Data Driven Decisions
Creating an immersive and engaging viewing experience is at the forefront of our goals. With our on-video tools and multiple sharing options, we do our best to help your content stand out. However, all good deeds go unnoticed without proper feedback which is why in 2023 we released powerful advances to our analytics features.
Prior to 2023, you had our multi-layered analytics available for your videos and images so you could see what was happening behind-the-scenes. This year, we took it a step further and created analytics for our live streamers and content creators. With our analytics, you’re able to see how many people watched your video or live stream, where they dropped off and with our detailed heatmaps you’re able to see exactly who watched, their geographical location and so much more.
- Live Analytics: See what goes on behind the scenes at your live events.
- CincoTube : Video Analytics: Get access to video analytics on your CincoTube.
Enhanced Viewer Experience
We also made some improvements to create a more memorable and enjoyable experience for your viewers in 2023. From picking up where they left off to tracking their online courses with a video progress bar, we put your audience first.
We put the spotlight on better experiences, giving you all the tools you need to create engaging videos and better experiences for you audience on both Cincopa and CincoTube.
- Video Progress Bar: Keep track of video consumption with a progress bar.
- CincoTube : Sort Assets by Channel: Change the way you view content by sorting assets by channel, or newest upload.
- CincoTube : Channel Progress Bar : Enable your viewers to track the watching progress of video modules.
Bring it on 2024! We’re Ready.
The best part about a new year, is all of the exciting things we can all anticipate. Here at Cincopa, we’re 3 steps forward in our 2024 releases and thought we’d give you all a sneak-peak of what’s to come in the very near future. Our goal for 2024 is to ensure that you understand the power of Cincopa, we want to make things more simple for you to navigate and easier for you to create and share your media with your team, students and fans.
In 2024, we’ll be adjusting the way our platform looks to make your video hosting experience more streamlined and interactive giving you easy-options to create, upload and share your content anywhere. We’ll also be taking a leap into video editing, giving you an easy-to-use solution for post-production. This is in hopes that it will shave off some time to get your media online, and allow you to fine tune your videos.
AI will make it’s appearance in 2024 at Cincopa with Video Highlighting and Chaptering. AI will help you to work smarter and automatically highlight the best parts of your videos to make chapters for you – so you can sit back, and let AI do all the work. We’ll also be making further advances to our analytics with new metrics like your click-through-rate on your CTAs and annotations, the number of leads you generated with your email collector an many others so you can make the best data-driven decisions.
Last but not least, we’ll be expanding our ecosystem we’re aiming to partner with other great software solutions to help streamline your workflow. For creators out there, you’ll be able to host your content on CincoTube, and monetize it with our new Stripe Integration, sell subscriptions and build your community in one branded space.
- Video Editor: Edit your videos directly from your Cincopa account.
- AI Video Highlights and Chaptering: Smart AI will grab the best parts of your video and auto-chapter it for you.
- Even Better Video Analytics: Conversion rates, and everything a marketer wants to know.
- Wistia Import: Easily transfer your Wistia files over to Cincopa.
- Webform integration with Video Player: Add forms to your video player.
- Stripe Integration: Payment made simple with Stripe.
- Microsoft Teams: Cincopa’s integration with Microsoft Teams.
- Shopify Integration: Made for our ecommerce users, integrate with Shopify.
- Jotform Integration: Add a Jotform form to your video.
- WordPress Plugin: Publish directly to WordPress from Cincopa.
That’s a wrap on our 2023, we’re thankful to all of our users and appreciate you for trusting us with your video and media files. We’re excited to launch more useful and exciting features and products for you this 2024. We wish you all success in 2024! Head on over to your account and hit the little bell at the top right hand side to see all the features we have released and give them a try! If you’re new here, sign up for a free account!
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