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What are the steps in creating a Tolstoy Hero video?
What are the steps in creating a Tolstoy Hero video?

Discover a fresh approach to sharing videos on your website and product pages

Mikaela Lasig avatar
Written by Mikaela Lasig
Updated over a week ago

Looking to elevate your project with a captivating and top-notch hero video? Look no further! Our user-friendly guide will walk you through the process of creating a stunning video using Tolstoy.

Here's how to set it up!

1. Click on Create Tolstoy.

2. Click on Create from scratch.

3. Select Hero.

4. Select the location where you would like your Hero video to be displayed.

5. Upload the desktop and mobile versions of the Hero video you want to use.

6. If you want to include a video link, simply enter the URL.

7. Click on the Install tab. On your Shopify theme, click on add section then, search for Tolstoy Hero.

8. Go to Step 3 - Complete and set live - Click on the "Complete" button then, "Publish".

Click on Step 3…
Click on Complete

9. You may click on Pause if you want to temporarily remove it.

Click on Pause


The hero video won't auto-play on iPhones in Low Power Mode with battery saver on.

And you're done! 🥳

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