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Uploading and Linking Multimedia Content

Multimedia submissions are required for all articles submitted to Bridges: Conversations in Global Politics and Public Policy. There are two options for multimedia submissions: linking to an already hosted file (a streaming submission), or uploading the file directly.

Option 1: Linking to a file that is already hosted (i.e. a streaming file).

During the article submission process you will see the following screen:

Multimedia submit screen

If you have hosted your file on youtube or another online server or host enter the URL and select the appropriate filetype from the 'Select media format' drop-down menu.

Option 2: Uploading a file on your computer.

Complete the submission process and disregard the streaming media instructions in Option 1.

When you complete the submission process you will see the following screen:

Submission confirmation screen

Click on 'Upload additional files' and you will be taken to this screen:

Submit Associated Files screen

Select your video file from your computer and press 'Save File'

The following are acceptable video formats:

Windows Media Video(.avi)
.3GP (cell phones)
.AVI (windows)
.MOV (mac)
.MP4 (ipod/psp)
.MPEG
.FLV (adobe flash)
.SWF (shockwave flash)
.MKV (h.264)