Rutube is a web video streaming service targeted at Russian speakers. The web site includes videos created by private individuals and licensed programming from entertainment companies that are hosted directly on Rutube, and videos that have been viewed on Facebook. Its overall monthly global traffic, as reported by representatives from Rutube, consists of 30 million unique visitors who viewed over 168 million video clips.
WP Video Robot allows you to get some of the Rutube traffic, by importing hundreds of thousands of videos right into your WordPress site. You could easily import videos just like you did with built-in video services. This premium add-on will allow you to have a new source service, offering 4 different types. This tutorial will detail the content of this add-on and show you how to use Rutube Video Service.
If you need help to install this WPVR add-on, here is a tutorial for that.
Now, Rutube video service has been added to all sources and videos screens.You can handle Rutube sources and videos as any Youtube or Vimeo ones. You can click on the IMPORT SAMPLE SOURCES button to automatically create the Rutube demo sources, or you can definitely start by creating your own sources.
Let’s see how you can import videos from Rutube.
1/ Adding videos using a source
You can pick one of the four available source types:
All you need to do on this source type, it to enter your search terms. Click Save Source, then TEST the source.
Once you’ve saved your source, you can test it out, to see what videos are being retrieved.
Once you’ve saved your source, test it out, to see what videos are being retrieved.
Save your source then test it. Results will show up like a charm.
As you usually do for Youtube videos, you can choose which videos you want to add. Then click ‘Add Items’ button.
If you want to make some changes to your source, click the ‘Edit Source’ button. You can now test your new source, run it or even schedule it, exactly as you did with other video services sources.
B/ Adding videos manually
You can also add one single video manually.
Happy Video Importing!
The Team at WP Video Robot