Hulu's flexible options allow general users and websites to distribute premium videos
through their own framework. Whether you're a major portal, social network, video site, fan
site, blogger or search engine, Hulu scales its service to deliver content everywhere,
offering solutions for sites with basic, medium and advanced technical capabilities or
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Consumer Product Options
The media feed enables custom content integration and flexible implementation but with
increased technical requirements. To take advantage of Hulu's media feed, sites must be
able to ingest the feed into a content management system (CMS), to program web pages to
expose thumbnail images and metadata and to surface the Hulu video player embed code
provided. Sites must also honor availability and expiration dates associated with
individual content assets.
Hulu provides webmasters and editors with the ability to quickly find and contextually
place individual videos. Editors can use tools provided by Hulu to identify videos and
embed the video in the most relevant section of their site.
Hulu provides webmasters the ability to index the Hulu.com site and send their users to
the appropriate show pages on Hulu.com using a convenient site-mapping tool.
For typical Hulu users who want to share content on their personal websites, social
networking profiles or blogs, Hulu's player embeds play a single video and are easily
inserted on to any web page. Users can grab a video's embed code while watching on
Hulu.com or from a distribution partner's site and add the code to their own sites or
social network profiles to share with friends.
For users who like gadgets, Hulu's widgets are configurable and embeddable and provide
access to Hulu's content library or selectable portions of it. Basic widgets link back to
Hulu.com when a user selects a video. For video playback directly from the widget itself
requirements). Widgets can be placed on virtually any blog or social networking site or
stand alone on your desktop.