Blog

19Jul 17
HTML5 Player support
When we set out to create HostStreamSell we did so with the goal of making it easy to provide secure access to video content for our customers through our platform and WordPress plugins which hide the complexities. One of the complexities when we set out was that to deliver secure streaming videos across browsers and devices flash was a necessary evilRead More →
10Nov 15
JW Player 7 support
We are pleased to announce that all of our plugins have been upgraded to support JW Player version 7. With JW Player version 7 comes improvements in appearance and performance.Read More →
20Oct 15
Video access by link
In this post I'll describe a great feature in our WooCommerce integration plugin whereby you can now generate a unique URL link when a purchase is made and provide this link to your customer. This is great for situations where you are selling access to a company who wants to give their staff a simple link to access the video(s). Read More →
15Nov 14
How secure is your secure video
When we first looked at adding secure restricted video to another project, we learned the sad fact that no video is 100% secure once you put it online. We concluded that most videos are downloaded or shared because there is often an easy way to do it, and so it is more opportunistic than premeditated. Read More →