Using a video on your page can really help bring content to life. You can add multiple videos to your pages using the video with text content type.

Here is a live example

Professor Lidija Zdravkovic - Advanced geomechanics: hot, dehydrated and shaken

Advanced geomechanics

Published on Jul 24, 2015

Professor Lidija Zdravkovic delivers her inaugural lecture on computationally modelling soils under extreme conditions to overcome our key geotechnical engineering challenges.

To find out more please visit Imperial Events

Give it a try 

1. Add a video with text content type to the relevant page in your site structure. (Find out how to add a content type to a section).

2. When you open your new video with text, a form with a number of fields will appear. Each of these fields relates to the components of your video row, fill in the form, see example below:

Field title What should I do? Is it compulsory?
Name* Name the content type and give it a concise description e.g. video with text - Advanced geomechanics Yes


This title will be shown in the text area if switched on with the field below. Otherwise it will be an 'invisible' screenreader only heading and will ensure your page has a H2


(Yes - as screen reader heading)

Show title?

Ticking this box will make the heading show to all users, not just screenreaders.

Video URL *

Paste in the URL of your video - Supported iMedia (College video), YouTube, Vimeo, Panopto

Video description *

Add a description of the video, this is an 'invisible' screenreader and serach engine only heading


Content Add general content using the TinyMCE editor No

3. Click Add & Approve to save.