Yes, DaCast accounts can be used to host audio files, as long as they are in an MP3 or MP4 format. For non-video content, only the content directly related to those files is accepted (for example, thumbnails and splash screens for a video). Your DaCast account can not be used to host additional media such as […]
You absolutely can make a Playlist for VOD. This can be done under the ‘Live’ section by configuring a series of videos in a playlist that can be set to start at a scheduled time. To create a playlist, go to the live section and select ‘New Live Stream’ then select Video Playlist in the […]
Yep, you can have full HD content in your playlists. The only thing to note is that playlists function like live channels, withou an option for multi-bitrate. As a result, viewers with slower connection speeds will not be able to successfully watch the HD content without a lot of buffering.
Yes you can add subtitles for on-demand video files (VOD). This guide explains in detail how to add these to your previously created content: https://www.dacast.com/support/knowledgebase/Walkthrough-VOD-Closed-Captions To add subtitles while live streaming, you need to burn these into the video feed.