Monday, 18 May 2020 15:53
Modified: Thursday, 21 May 2020 14:12

Product videos featureThe latest version of DJ-Catalog2 brings videos to product galleries. Along with this release you will also find some improvements and bug fixes.

Add Videos to Product Gallery

Version 3.8.0 of our e-commerce and directory extension empowers you to add videos to your product pages. You can upload or embed videos from Youtube,  Vimeo, local or external server in .mp4 format. You can include multiple videos in your product gallery.

With the new video feature, you can add videos to DJ-Catalog2 product gallery along with your images. Customize the thumbnail for each product gallery video to convey a message before users click to play a video.

Features

  • Attach videos on any product page
  • Add multiple videos in the product gallery 
  • Play videos in a popup 
  • Upload or embed videos from Youtube, Vimeo or any server in .mp4 format 
  • Use self-hosted videos 
  • Add custom thumbnails for videos 

How to add videos to products

There are now three ways of adding the video to the DJ-Catalog2 product.  Each product in the backend has the "video" tab where you can choose between:

  • uploading videos (.mp4 format)
  • providing the video's URL (YouTube, Vimeo or any link from external server with .mp4 file)
  • Select a self-hosted video from a server.

You can add a custom thumbnail to each product gallery. See the example below: 

DJ-Catalog2 product video

Visit our demo site and check the product video option works for an example product.

See how to add videos to DJ-Catalog2 products

Bug fixes and improvements

Along with the new feature, we've also implemented some bug changes. Here they are:

  • Fixed problems with Combinations generator
  • Fixed problems with generating Proforma invoices and WayBills
  • Minor improvements in Slider layout in Items module

InPost delivery plugin update

Along with the DJ-Catalog2 extension update, we've published an improved version of the InPost delivery plugin. It brings one fixed bug - learn more from the changelog.

For users interested in using the InPost delivery method, we have created an extensive tutorial where we describe step by step how to use this plugin.

How to use the Inpost delivery method for DJ-Catalog2

Shall you have any suggestions about the further development of product videos feature or other features for DJ-Catalog2 - post your ideas on DJ-Catalog2 community forum.

More about this update

Interested in getting DJ-Catalog2?

You can buy DJ-Catalog2 as a single extension subscription or in the bundle

Get DJ-Catalog2 - starting from $72

DJ-Catalog2 is integrated with:

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DJ-MediaTools

Joomla extension for galleries, slideshows, sliders. Create beautiful photo and video galleries and place them anywhere at your website.

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DJ-Reviews

Rating and reviews extension for various types of content. Set your own criteria. Blacklist bad words and integrate with extensions.

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DJ-Suggester

Sliding box with suggested content from the currently viewed component. It shows up smoothly when the website is scrolled to the bottom offset.

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