How to Insert a Video Recorder on a Yola Website

Dec 13th 2010 at 6:01 PM

Yola is a popular website builder and hosting service that helps small businesses stand out on the web. Many businesses have begun using Yola to create professional websites that are free from disruptive ads. mailVU is pleased to announce that our video email widget can easily be placed on Yola websites, providing small businesses with a method to personally communicate, via video, with customers and prospects.

To begin, go to and click Get Started Now to create your website. Once you are subscribed, you have the ability to create a new site and drag widgets onto your blank page. Note the HTML widget button on the top right of the Yola screen:

Drag the HTML widget onto your page to obtain a blank entry screen. Copy and paste the HTML code provided by mailVU onto this entry screen, then click save and close (if you need the free mailVU video email widget click here. You will now see the recording widget on your website:


Add text boxes on your website above, below, or to the side of the video recorder to provide information to your users. You can test the video email widget by clicking the Allow button, which will make your webcam live:



Once you save and publish your site you will be ready to send video email messages!

Video email marketing is an extremely effective and important part of a small business’s online marketing strategy. One advantage video marketing has over other forms of marketing is that it leaves a lasting impression on the viewer. Unlike with regular text email, a viewer will recall your video message and be more inclined to do business with your organization. Moreover, it gives your business a unique edge that will surpass the competition.

For helpful tips on how to implement an effective video marketing strategy, check out this post.

Yola’s free and low cost website options, combined with mailVU’s free video recording widget, will allow any small business to quickly and easily align their business strategy with video messaging.

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