Add links to images and video

Easily create interactive images and videos for your websites, infographics, photo galleries, presentations and more!

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What is ThingLink?

ThingLink is the leading platform for creating interactive images and videos for web, social, advertising, and educational channels.

Be creative! Make your images come alive with video, text, images, shops, music and more!

Every image contains a story and ThingLink helps you tell your stories.

Some of the amazing organizations using ThingLink.

When we started using ThingLink, it became the highest performing advertising option for brands.

— Leigh Solomon, creative director,
Discovery Communications

You get bigger, better ads that cut through clutter, more interaction and more analytics.

— Dave Morris, Chief Client Officer,
CBS Interactive

Drive Engagement

ThingLink interactive images engage your audience consistently and reliably. Using ThingLink increases CTR from your content and makes consumers stay on your site longer.

Real Time Analytics

ThingLink images deliver real time performance metrics:

  • Image engagement (views, hovers, clicks, time on image)
  • Engagement with content on image (hovers, clicks, dwell)
  • Engagement via embed location (views, hovers, clicks)

Powerful customization

The business account enables you to upload and use your own image icons with your interactive images. This allows for creation of custom campaigns that fit the visual style of your images and brand.

Social Channels

Share interactive images to Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr. Consumers inside Facebook can touch the image and interact with content without leaving Timeline. Also make any ThingLink image an interactive App on Facebook.

ThingLink-powered image on Discovery.com educates viewers with expert snow survival tips from Bear Grylls.

ThingLink for Publishers

Drive Advertising and Editorial Engagement

ThingLink enables publishers to embed content within an image to create a rich storytelling landscape that captures the attention of readers. Whether used to power ad units or editorial content, ThingLink delivers unparalleled engagement.

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Tagging in three simple steps

1. choose an image

Uploading images to your account is easy. Upload them straight from your hard drive or import from the web, Flickr or Facebook.

2. add links

Add links to every site imaginable inside a ThingLink image.

3. share your interactive image

Embed ThingLink to your websites and blogs or social media instantly.

ThingLink in action

Thinglink storefront images.

Drive sales with purchase links layered directly onto images.

Images are the new storytelling platform.

Allow users to unlock narrative elements, directly from your image.

Capture your personal moments in photos.

Enrich them with video, audio and other online media.

The compelling new platform for increasing student engagement.

ThingLink helps students develop 21st century skills, enrich their enthusiasm for learning, and engage like never before!

Example of Interactive Overlay in ThingLink Video.

ThingLink for Video

Engage Your Audience with Interactive Video

ThingLink for Video is easy to use tool for editorial, e-commerce and educational use that empowers you to easily create interactive video content with notes and rich media and turn video into a new kind of conversation platform.

ThingLink for Video, learn more!

Education loves ThingLink

50,000+ teachers and students are already using Thinglink to engage, entertain and educate. Let your students create and explore with e-learning.

Teachers and students, learn more!

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Join 700,000+ Publishers, Brands & Small Businesses using ThingLink.

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