When you want to simply play a pre-recorded video while still letting your audience enjoy live communication, this is the webinar to create.
While your audience watches the pre-recorded video, you can be present in the chat and questions area, as well as set up polls and offers live.
Step 1: Click Create Webinar at the top right corner of your screen. You can also click the blue +Create New Webinar button on the dashboard.
Step 2: You will be taken to the Create New Webinar page. Select the type of webinar you prefer- in this case, Hybrid.
Step 3: Scroll down to fill in the details of your webinar. Start with a snappy title
Step 4: Continue filling in the webinar details. Set the date, start time, and duration of your webinar. The time zone will depend on your Account Settings.
Step 5: Choose a video file.
You can use a past live webinar by selecting the option Select From My Webinar Replays then choosing a webinar from the dropdown.
Otherwise, select the option Use YouTube Video and enter its URL. Be sure there are no extra characters and/or spaces inadvertently placed with the URL.
Note: Unlisted YouTube video will work but not private videos.
Step 6: This webinar will be Free by default. If you'd like to charge for it, select Paid, and set your price. You will need to integrate with Stripe beforehand.
Step 7: Click Create Webinar. That's it!