Watching That Plugin – Brightcove Implementation

Plugin Implementation – Brightcove 2018-10-03T12:05:13+00:00

Plugin

1. Login to your Brightcove account.

2. Navigate to your Brightcove players page and then select the player you want to add the plugin to.

3. Click the Edit button in the “PLUGINS” section of the player page.

4. Click the JavaScript section to expand it.

5. Open a new browser tab and login to your Watching That account, then navigate to the Plugin Setup screen via My Account > Plugin Setup dropdown menu.

6. Copy the “Plugin URL” at the bottom of the Plugin Setup screen on your Watching That account, then switch back to the Brightcove tab and paste the copied Plugin URL into the expanded JavaScript field where it says Enter a JavaScript URL” then press + and press + to get the URL added to the list of plugins this player will load.

7. Now expand the Name, Options (JSON) section in Brightcove Plugins.

8. Then go back to the Watching That tab and copy the “Plugin Name” below the Plugin URL. Then switch back to the Brightcove tab and paste the copied Plugin Name into the plugin name field. Don’t press + just yet.

9. Return to the Watching That tab again and this time copy the “Plugin Config” below the Plugin Name. Then switch back again to the Brightcove tab and paste the copied Plugin Config into the plugin options (formatted as JSON) field. It should look like the following but with your own apiKey:

10. Press the + button, and then finally press the Save button at the bottom of the plugin section.

11. Republish the player to set the plugin live. Data should start appearing in your Watching That  dashboard within 15 minutes.

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