Blackboard - Direct integration
Annoto is automatically added to videos that are embedded in your Blackboard.
Illustration: a page with an embedded video & Annoto

Adding a video with Annoto

Adding a video with Annoto in a separate window

Under Course Content page:
  1. 1.
    Go to Build Content
  2. 2.
    Choose Annoto Widget Embed
Illustration: Build Content window, Annoto Widget Embed marked
3. In the Annoto Widget Embed window, add the URL (in [Embed Code\ URL]):
Illustration: Annoto Widget Embed window
4. Add the video URL and the video title.
If you want – you can choose the embed aspect ratio and the embed size:
Illustration: Annoto Widget Embed window. Link and title added
5. Click Embed
Annoto will be automatically added to the video.
Illustration: a video with Annoto

Adding a video with Annoto in a Content Folder

Under Course Content page:
  1. 1.
    Go to Build Content
  2. 2.
    Choose Content Folder
Illustration: Build Content window. Content Folder marked
3. In the Content Folder window, add the name of the activity
4. In the Text window, click on the Plus icon (called: add content):
Illustration: Content Folder window. Plus icon marked
5. In Add Content window, choose Annoto Widget Embed
Illustration: Add Content window. Annoto Widget Embed marked
6. In the Annoto Widget Embed window, add the URL (in [Embed Code\ URL]):
Illustration: Annoto Widget Embed window
4. Add the video URL and the video title.
If you want – you can choose the embed aspect ratio and the embed size:
Illustration: Annoto Widget Embed window. Link and title added
5. Click Embed
Annoto will be automatically added to the video.
Illustration: a video with Annoto
6. Submit the activity

Accessing Annoto Insights dashboard

The Annoto Insights Dashboard provides comprehensive analytics and insights about the users and their interactions, giving a view on how and when users interact with the video content and with each other.

Accessing Annoto Dashboard

  1. 1.
    Go to your Course Management menu
  2. 2.
    Click on Course Tools
  3. 3.
    Choose Annoto Dashboard
Illustration: Course Management menu. Annoto Dashboard marked
The Annoto Analytics Dashboard is displayed.
Illustration: Annoto Analytics
Click here to learn about the amazing analytics the dashboard provides and all the insights that can be gained from them.