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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I embed a video on my blog / website for free?

Yes! Just click on the share button on each video watch page which lets you easily cut and paste embed code you can use on your site. You can also just share a URL for either the individual video or the entire series via email. Please note that if you would like to embed more than 15 videos on your site you will need special permission which might include a license fee, so please email with the specific request.

Can I share your videos with my audience without ads?

Yes. However, please note that there is a license fee which varies depending on the number of videos as well as the term. Please click here and let us know the details on your request

How do I pursue a content licensing / business development partnership with Howcast?

Howcast works with a broad network of online and off-line partners. Typically, these partnerships require a minimum monthly licensing fee. If you are interested in a partnership please email with as much detail as possible about any partnership opportunity.

Do I have permission to show your video at an upcoming meeting or school presentation?

Yes. You are able to share the video via our website for free but we are not able to provide you with a separate off-line viewing downloadable file.

How can I get permission to use a Howcast video or portion of a video for on-air broadcast?

Howcast videos frequently are featured in a wide range of programs including news, talk and scripted shows. Follow this link and please fill out as many details as possible about the context of your request.

Is it possible to submit my own how-to video to Howcast?

No. We only feature Howcast-produced videos on our site.

Does Howcast produce custom corporate videos?

Yes, Howcast works with many Fortune 1000 brands and other organizations to help produce and distribute a wide range of custom content. Please note that there are project minimum requirements. Please email us at with a specific request including as much detail as possible on the scope of the project. We will get back to you shortly thereafter to let you know if we think Howcast would be a good fit for you.

How can I become a Howcast expert?

We love working with talented experts in a wide range of categories. If you would like to be an expert featured in a Howcast series, please send an email to telling us a bit about yourself and some details about the topic you would like to cover. Please note that we shoot our videos in our New York City studios.

How can I submit my own great idea for a Howcast series?

We love to hear from our fans! Please post any ideas to our Facebook Wall.

How do I report a problem with the site or one of your Apps?

If you are having an issue with our site or one of our Apps, please send an email to so we can investigate the potential issue.

Any other questions?

We get all kinds 🙂 Please email any questions to