Category: How-To

YouTube Embedding and Copyright Strikes

If you’re having trouble embedding YouTube videos and seeing this dreaded “Video unavailable – Watch on YouTube” error: The issue stems, (usually), from copyright issues related to the video. YouTube refuses to allow videos with copyright strikes to be embedded on any webpage, let alone in a 360º …

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How To Share Your Virtual Project

Ok, so you’re ready to share your project. Below are some ideas and how to’s to get you started! Embed On Any Website SeekBeak makes it easy for you to embed your new 360º virtual experience directly in your website – this way visitors don’t have to leave …

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Guided Tutorials

We’re A Learning Computer Most of you are experts already, but we’ve been expanding our on-boarding processes, and have introduced a whole new area of the site containing Interactive, Guided Tutorials. You’ll find a new menu item in the main drop down that’ll take you there. As this …

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We're a Colorful Bunch

Rich Text Editor Update Previously, the Rich Text Editor had a set color palette with a limited number of choices. We decided that there just wasn’t enough, so we’ve written a whole new color picker which gives you every color in the universe, (or close to), to pick …

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Tour Guide Overlay and Viewer Links Update

Tour Guide Overlay Update Tour Guide functionality has been updated to play nicer with any Overlays you have created! Overlay Nodes now behave more like Hotspots while you are giving a remote tour, or being guided on a tour. If you are being guided: Clicking on an Overlay …

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Flat Image Panning Prevention and Anti Aliasing

Flat Image Panning Prevention By default, people can pan and zoom Flat Images. But what if you don’t want people to be able to drag, zoom, or pan the image around, and just want the interactive flat image to stay in the center of the screen or iFrame? …

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Embedding Dropbox Files in your SeekBeak Virtual Tour

Here’s a #protip we just came across while trying to embed a PDF file shared from a clients Dropbox account: By default, Dropbox doesn’t allow you to iFrame any shared files, however, you can bypass it with with this 1 Strange Trick!™ Make sure the Dropbox link sharing …

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Green Screen Background Videos

Chroma / Green Screen Capabilities The big news last time was the introduction of videos as backgrounds for Polygon Hotspots. We’ve been iterating on that, and have now also introduced custom Chroma/Green Screen capabilities for Enterprise and Custom plans. Now you can seamlessly integrate green screened products, people, …

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