Vimeo & CDN

Incorrect Vimeo Video URL

The correct Vimeo video URL is a distribution URL and it starts with…this URL links directly to the video file. You must have a Vimeo Pro, Standard, or higher account in order to access your distribution URLs, and there are 2 ways to get it: 1. Connect your Vimeo account with access token, this […]

Find Your Video Thumbnail URL on Vimeo

If you have a Vimeo Pro account or higher, you can connect your Vimeo account and import all the video’s metadata to your OTTfeed account, including thumbnail URLs. This will eliminate the need for finding your thumbnail URLs manually for each video. To learn more, checkout our Connect Vimeo Pro Account to OTTfeed post. In case you […]

Get Your Video Distribution URL From Vimeo

To get your “Video URL” from Vimeo, you need to find the Vimeo video distribution link (not the link to the video page). The video distribution link starts with “” and it’s a long link (see example below). Here are the steps to take: Log into your Vimeo account and click on the “Videos” […]

How to Use Vimeo With Roku

Vimeo is a great online video platform (OVP) used by many businesses and individuals as their content delivery network (CDN), video storage for their OTT apps like Roku or FireTV. You can directly connect Vimeo to your Roku Direct Publisher channel by adding a JSON feed from your Vimeo showcase TV apps. However, this will […]

How to Connect Vimeo Pro/Standard Account to OTTfeed

In order to have Vimeo API access, you will need to get a Vimeo Pro/Standard account or higher. Once you have a Vimeo Pro/Standard account, do the following: Go to and click on the new app and log in. Enter app name & app description, select “No” to “Will people besides you be…,” agree […]