How do I embed LinkedIn Live or Facebook Live streams into a Splash page?

Embedding a LinkedIn Live or Facebook Live stream into your Splash event page has never been easier.  With an embed code and a Splash iframe element, you'll be on your way to hosting online webinars, live streams, and more in a matter of minutes

Just remember that adding this custom iframe element will require that you have Designer Pro turned on within your Splash account settings - or use a Webinar Branded Theme, no building required.

Use the following list to quickly navigate this page and don't forget to log into your LinkedIn or Facebook accounts.   

How-to video: Embedding a Live Stream 

Check out the video walkthrough showing how to embed LinkedIn Live or Facebook Live directly into a Splash event page for your online events. 

Create an iframe in Splash 

With Designer Pro turned on, head to your Splash event page.

  1. Add an Empty Block.
  2. Add a Splash iframe element.
  3. Save.

To edit and resize an iframe already on your Splash event page.

  1. Hover over the iframe element on your page.
  2. Click on the iframe icon that appears at the top left corner of the element.
  3. Edit the width and height numbers as desired.
  4. Save.

Embed LinkedIn Live

Head over to your LinkedIn profile.

  1. Choose your LinkedIn livestream post from your thread.
  2. Click the Options icon (•••) and select Embed this post.
  3. Click the Copy Code button.

Return to your Splash event page.

  1. Click into the iframe element
  2. Remove the placeholder iframe code and replace it with your new LinkedIn embed code.
  3. Save. 

Embed Facebook Live 

There's a few more steps to embed Facebook Live so before getting started, open the following link as you'll need this in a moment: Facebook for Developers Embedded Video & Live Video Player

Head over to your Facebook profile.

  1. Choose your Facebook livestream post from your thread.
  2. Click the gear icon the Settings icon in the livestream video player.
  3. Copy the Facebook Live URL.
  4. Follow the Step-by-Step instructions in Facebook for Developers Embedded Video & Live Video Player and copy the generated iframe code.

Return to your Splash event page.

  1. Click into the iframe element
  2. Remove the placeholder iframe code and replace it with your new Facebook embed code.
  3. Save.

Important Notes on Facebook Live:

  • If you're looking to embed a video from a Facebook Group, the group must be Public. An embed code cannot be generated for videos in Private groups. 
  • The accounts profile picture and name will appear on the Facebook Live video that gets embedded your Splash page. 

For more resources to all Splash features that keep your virtual events on-brand, connected, and measurable, check out our Splash Virtual Events Guide.

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