I'm new to Zype, where do I get started? I'm new to Zype, where do I get started?

I'm new to Zype, where do I get started?

New to Zype or just need a refresher? Looking for more information about the Zype platform? Look no further! Here you'll find the most up-to-date resources to get you up to speed with using Zype.

About Guide

Welcome to the Zype Getting Started guide. Here you’ll learn the basics of publishing your video content, distributing and selling videos to your audience, and creating high quality live stream events. Follow the links below for a step-by-step guided tour of Zype.

Who is this guide for?

This guide is for people of all technical capabilities, new customers, or anyone that wants to learn about the Zype platform.

What is Zype?

The Basics

  • Zype offers simplified workflow solutions
  • Zype supports every aspect of your video business from content ingestion, analytics, and audience management

Zype is a flexible platform that helps content creators connect with their audience on every screen. Zype allows creators to discover audience insights, activate untapped audiences, and distribute video content across their own branded video destinations on all devices and platforms.

What does Zype offer?

Zype offers a wide range of product lines to help you build, manage, and grow your business. Some of our most popular and successful features include the following:

VideoMeta Content Management System

Our goal is to simplify your business by reducing the amount of time spent managing and organizing your content. Zype has built extensive tools to help consolidate all your video sources through import and upload tools and allows for the import automation through MRSS and Youtube imports to save you time. Click here to learn more. 

OTT Apps

Distributing your content on multiple platforms is a great way to grow your audience. Zype supports distribution of content to tvs, set top apps, mobile, and web apps. Zype offers push button workflows to help you and your developers build your apps for marketplace approval. Learn more by visiting our Set Top and Application sections.  

Live Streaming

Connect directly with your audience in real time by using Zype's Live Streaming product. Live Streaming is becoming one of the most popular ways consumers are watching online content. Zype has built and easy to follow and comprehensive workflow to get you streaming in minutes. Visit our Live Stream section to learn more. 


Monetizing is easy with Zype. Whether you want to make money through recurring subscription plans, rentals, or advertising, Zype offers simple solutions to get you started. Connect your payment processor to your Zype account and directly control how and when your content makes money. Learn more about Paywalls and Advertising.


Zype knows that data drives success. Our comprehensive analytics suite enable customers to drive meaningful business decisions by analyzing content performance and consumer behavior. Learn more about empowering business decisions by optimizing content performance.  

Terms to Know 

Head over to our Zype Glossary for a more in depth look of the terms you'll need to know. 

Knowledge Base

Ready to begin your path to success with Zype? Here are a few resources to get you started!

  1. Publish your library to your own website
  2. Publish and distribute your live video
  3. Make money from video content through video paywalls
  4. Publish to your own set-top apps
  5. Syndicate and distribute your video content to third-party partners