iMovie (2013): Share online

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Share online

You can publish your movie to a number of popular sharing websites, including YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, and CNN iReport.

You can publish your movie to a number of popular sharing websites, including Facebook, Vimeo, CNN iReport, Youku, and Tudou.

Publish to YouTube

  1. Select a movie, trailer, or clip in the browser.

  2. Click the Share button in the toolbar, and then click YouTube.

    Figure. Share button in the toolbar.
  3. In the dialog that appears, do any of the following:

    • To set the title of the shared movie: Click the name at the top, and type a new name.

    • To set the description of the shared movie: Click in the Description field, and type new text.

    • To set tags for the shared movie: Click in the Tags field, and type tag names separated by commas.

    • To set the size of the shared movie: Choose an option from the Size pop-up menu.

    • To set a YouTube video category for the shared movie: Choose an option from the Category pop-up menu.

    • To set privacy settings for the shared movie: Choose an option from the Viewable By pop-up menu.

      To learn more about the YouTube category and privacy settings, go to www.youtube.com.

    • To change the YouTube account used to share: Click the button in the lower-left corner of the dialog.

      The button shows your user name if you’ve already entered YouTube account information. Otherwise, a Sign In button appears in its place.

    • To add your movie to the Theater: Select the Add to Theater checkbox.

    Figure. YouTube share dialog.
  4. Click Next.

    The first time you share to YouTube, iMovie must verify your YouTube account information. The account information dialog only appears the first time you share to YouTube. If you’ve already entered your YouTube account name and password, skip the next step.

  5. In the dialog that appears, type your YouTube account name and password in the appropriate fields, and click OK.

    If you want iMovie to remember your account password, select “Remember this password in my keychain.”

  6. Read the YouTube Terms of Service, and click Publish.

    An activity indicator appears on the right side of the toolbar. Click the activity indicator to see details. The indicator disappears when the operation has finished.

    Figure. Activity indicator in the toolbar.

    After the share process is complete, click Visit in the “Share Successful” notification to view your movie on YouTube.

Publish to Facebook

  1. Select a movie, trailer, or clip in the browser.

  2. Click the Share button in the toolbar, and then click Facebook.

    Figure. Share button in the toolbar.
  3. In the dialog that appears, do any of the following:

    • To set the title of the shared movie: Click the name at the top, and type a new name.

    • To set the description of the shared movie: Click in the Description field, and type new text.

    • To set tags for the shared movie: Click in the Tags field, and type tag names separated by commas.

    • To set the size of the shared movie: Choose an option from the Size pop-up menu.

    • To set privacy settings for the shared movie: Choose an option from the Viewable By pop-up menu.

      To learn more about Facebook privacy settings, go to www.facebook.com.

    • To change the Facebook account used to share: Click the button in the lower-left corner of the dialog.

      The button shows your user name if you’ve already entered Facebook account information. Otherwise, a Sign In button appears in its place.

    • To add your movie to the Theater: Select the Add to Theater checkbox.

    Figure. Facebook share dialog.
  4. Click Next.

    The first time you share to Facebook, iMovie must verify your Facebook account information. The account information dialog only appears the first time you share to Facebook. If you’ve already entered your Facebook account name and password, skip the next step.

  5. In the dialog that appears, type your Facebook email address and password in the appropriate fields, and click OK.

    If you want iMovie to remember your account password, select “Remember this password in my keychain.”

  6. Read the Facebook Terms of Service, and click Publish.

    An activity indicator appears on the right side of the toolbar. Click the activity indicator to see details. The indicator disappears when the operation has finished.

    Figure. Activity indicator in the toolbar.

    After the share process is complete, click Visit in the “Share Successful” notification to view your movie on Facebook.

Publish to Vimeo

  1. Select a movie, trailer, or clip in the browser.

  2. Click the Share button in the toolbar, and then click Vimeo.

    Figure. Share button in the toolbar.
  3. In the dialog that appears, do any of the following:

    • To set the title of the shared movie: Click the name at the top, and type a new name.

    • To set the description of the shared movie: Click in the Description field, and type new text.

    • To set tags for the shared movie: Click in the Tags field, and type tag names separated by commas.

    • To set the size of the shared movie: Choose an option from the Size pop-up menu.

    • To set privacy settings for the shared movie: Choose an option from the Viewable By pop-up menu.

      To learn more about Vimeo privacy settings, go to www.vimeo.com.

    • To set a password for the shared movie: Type a password in the Password field.

    • To change the Vimeo account used to share: Click the button in the lower-left corner of the dialog.

      The button shows your user name if you’ve already entered Vimeo account information. Otherwise, a Sign In button appears in its place.

    • To add your movie to the Theater: Select the Add to Theater checkbox.

    Figure. Vimeo share dialog.
  4. Click Next.

    The first time you share to Vimeo, iMovie must verify your Vimeo account information. The account information dialog only appears the first time you share to Vimeo. If you’ve already entered your Vimeo account name and password, skip the next step.

  5. In the dialog that appears, type your Vimeo email address and password in the appropriate fields, and click OK.

    If you want iMovie to remember your account password, select “Remember this password in my keychain.”

  6. Read the Vimeo Terms of Service, and click Publish.

    An activity indicator appears on the right side of the toolbar. Click the activity indicator to see details. The indicator disappears when the operation has finished.

    Figure. Activity indicator in the toolbar.

    After the share process is complete, click Visit in the “Share Successful” notification to view your movie on Vimeo.

Publish to CNN iReport

  1. Select a movie, trailer, or clip in the browser.

  2. Click the Share button in the toolbar, and then click CNN iReport.

    Figure. Share button in the toolbar.
  3. In the dialog that appears, do any of the following:

    • To set the title of the shared movie: Click the name at the top, and type a new name.

    • To set the description of the shared movie: Click in the Description field, and type new text.

    • To set tags for the shared movie: Click in the Tags field, and type tag names separated by commas.

    • To set the size of the shared movie: Choose an option from the Size pop-up menu.

    • To change the CNN iReport account used to share: Click the button in the lower-left corner of the dialog.

      The button shows your user name if you’ve already entered CNN iReport account information. Otherwise, a Sign In button appears in its place.

    • To add your movie to the Theater: Select the Add to Theater checkbox.

    Figure. CNN iReport share dialog.
  4. Click Next.

    The first time you share to CNN iReport, iMovie must verify your CNN iReport account information. The account information dialog only appears the first time you share to CNN iReport. If you’ve already entered your CNN iReport account name and password, skip the next step.

  5. In the dialog that appears, type your CNN iReport account name and password in the appropriate fields, and click OK.

    If you want iMovie to remember your account password, select “Remember this password in my keychain.”

  6. Read the CNN iReport Terms of Service, and click Publish.

    An activity indicator appears on the right side of the toolbar. Click the activity indicator to see details. The indicator disappears when the operation has finished.

    Figure. Activity indicator in the toolbar.

    After the share process is complete, click Visit in the “Share Successful” notification to view your movie on CNN iReport. To learn more about CNN iReport, go to ireport.cnn.com.

Publish to Youku

  1. Select a movie, trailer, or clip in the browser.

  2. Click the Share button in the toolbar, and then click Youku.

    Figure. Share button in the toolbar.
  3. In the dialog that appears, do any of the following:

    • To set the title of the shared movie: Click the name at the top, and type a new name.

    • To set the description of the shared movie: Click in the Description field, and type new text.

    • To set tags for the shared movie: Click in the Tags field, and type tag names separated by commas.

    • To set the size of the shared movie: Choose an option from the Size pop-up menu.

    • To change the Youku account used to share: Click the button in the lower-left corner of the dialog.

      The button shows your user name if you’ve already entered Youku account information. Otherwise, a Sign In button appears in its place.

    • To add your movie to the Theater: Select the Add to Theater checkbox.

  4. Click Next.

    The first time you share to Youku, iMovie must verify your Youku account information. The account information dialog only appears the first time you share to Youku. If you’ve already entered your Youku account name and password, skip the next step.

  5. In the dialog that appears, type your Youku account name and password in the appropriate fields, and click OK.

    If you want iMovie to remember your account password, select “Remember this password in my keychain.”

  6. Read the Youku Terms of Service, and click Publish.

    An activity indicator appears on the right side of the toolbar. Click the activity indicator to see details. The indicator disappears when the operation has finished.

    Figure. Activity indicator in the toolbar.

    After the share process is complete, click Visit in the “Share Successful” notification to view your movie on Youku. To learn more about Youku, go to www.youku.com.

Publish to Tudou

  1. Select a movie, trailer, or clip in the browser.

  2. Click the Share button in the toolbar, and then click Tudou.

    Figure. Share button in the toolbar.
  3. In the dialog that appears, do any of the following:

    • To set the title of the shared movie: Click the name at the top, and type a new name.

    • To set the description of the shared movie: Click in the Description field, and type new text.

    • To set tags for the shared movie: Click in the Tags field, and type tag names separated by commas.

    • To set the size of the shared movie: Choose an option from the Size pop-up menu.

    • To change the Tudou account used to share: Click the button in the lower-left corner of the dialog.

      The button shows your user name if you’ve already entered Tudou account information. Otherwise, a Sign In button appears in its place.

    • Add your movie to the Theater: Select the Add to Theater checkbox.

  4. Click Next.

    The first time you share to Tudou, iMovie must verify your Tudou account information. The account information dialog only appears the first time you share to Tudou. If you’ve already entered your Tudou account name and password, skip the next step.

  5. In the dialog that appears, type your Tudou account name and password in the appropriate fields, and click OK.

    If you want iMovie to remember your account password, select “Remember this password in my keychain.”

  6. Read the Tudou Terms of Service, and click Publish.

    An activity indicator appears on the right side of the toolbar. Click the activity indicator to see details. The indicator disappears when the operation has finished.

    Figure. Activity indicator in the toolbar.

    After the share process is complete, click Visit in the “Share Successful” notification to view your movie on Tudou. To learn more about Tudou, go to www.tudou.com.

Published Date: Mar 23, 2018
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