Vimeo is one of the largest online communities for video creators. Vimeo offers high-quality tools for hosting, sharing, and streaming videos in gorgeous HD with no ads.
Vimeo customers with a Premium plan can also stream live video on their account. Use Videolinq to stream live video with closed captioning to Vimeo. From the Videolinq channel page add Vimeo as a destination.
Configure a channel on the Videolinq dashboard. Create a RTMP video source.
Enable the RTMP video source.
Log in to Vimeo and click on the "Live Events" icon on the left navigation bar. Select the "Connect (RTMP)" option. Copy the RTMP path and stream key.
Add a destination in the Videolinq channel, and select Vimeo.
Give the destination a name and copy here the Vimeo RTMP path and stream key. If you do not need to add closed captioning skip to step 7.
Click on the CC tab and check the 3rd checkbox. Copy the information and pass it to your closed captioning vendor.
Click on the Encoder tab and copy the RTMP path and stream key to your RTMP encoder.
Start the encoder and wait to see video in the preview player. Ask your closed captioning vendor to send captions to Videolinq. When captions arrive you will notice a small CC icon on the preview player top right corner.
Click and enable captions.
Push "Go Live" and start the Vimeo.
Go back to the Vimeo player and enable the CC icon on the player controls. Closed captioning will appear on the Vimeo player.