How Do I Hyperlink a Video From My Camera Roll?

Have you ever wanted to share a video from your camera roll with friends or family? With the rise of social media and messaging apps, sharing videos has become a popular way to stay connected. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to hyperlink a video from your camera roll, so you can easily share it with others.

Firstly, it’s important to note that hyperlinks are clickable links that take you to another webpage or resource. In this case, we’ll be linking the video to a URL so that others can access it.

Step 1: Upload Your Video Online

The first step is to upload your video online. There are many platforms available for this such as YouTube, Vimeo or Dropbox. Once you’ve uploaded your video, copy the URL of the video.

Step 2: Create a Hyperlink in HTML

Now that we have our URL copied, we need to create a hyperlink in HTML. To do this, we’ll use the anchor tag. The anchor tag looks like this:

Link Text

Replace “URL” with the URL of your uploaded video and “Link Text” with the text you want people to see as the hyperlink.

For example:

Watch My Video

This code will create a hyperlink that says “Watch My Video” and links to the YouTube URL provided.

Note: Make sure that the URL is enclosed within quotation marks and preceded by “href=”.

Step 3: Add Styling Elements

To make our hyperlink more visually appealing and easier to understand for readers, we can add styling elements such as bold text and subheaders.

Example Code:


My Video

Check out my latest video below:

Watch Now

In this example, we’ve added a subheader “My Video” to give context to the hyperlink. We’ve also used the

tag to add a short description of the video and made the hyperlink text bold using the tag.

Step 4: Test Your Link

Finally, it’s important to test your link to make sure it works correctly. Click on the hyperlink and make sure it takes you to your uploaded video.

  • If it does, congratulations! You’ve successfully hyperlinked a video from your camera roll.
  • If not, double-check that you’ve copied the correct URL and that there are no typos in your code.

In Conclusion

Hyperlinking a video from your camera roll is a simple process that can help you easily share videos with others. By following these steps and adding styling elements like bold text and subheaders, you can create visually engaging content that is easy for readers to understand.