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Audio Playlists - Multiple file type support?

I know when uploading an audio file (mp3) to a WordPress post, I can embed the player. I can then edit the embed to also include a link to the ogg version of the file to support Firefox. I can't seem ...
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Embed a local page in to a post?

I've been trying to find a good way to embed a page from my domain into a WordPress page also hosted on my domain. My search brought me to a plugin called 'Advanced iFrame', but as you can see HERE, ...
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WordPress new embeds don't work

I'm trying to use this new WordPress functionality, that allows me to embed WordPress posts from one site to another. The one, where you just drop a link to a post and it transforms into a nice iframe....
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Media previews on posts

Firstly a quick disclaimer - I'm fairly inexperienced when it comes to WordPress. I'm a programmer by profession but don't work with PHP or wordpress a lot. I've just done a theme change on a blog ...
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custom field (video/audio url) and embed functionality

I was wondering if there is any way to combine a custom field (in custom post type) with an embed shortcode? Long story short - a user type into a field called videox and an url for a video (youtube, ...
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Setting youtube size in functions.php

I'm using the code below to set the width and height of youtube embeded links ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// // Youtube shortcode //////////////////////////////////...
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Turn shortcode into HTML view right after the user types it in the admin editor

WordPress automatically embeds from many providers. Let's say I type an URL from YouTube in the admin editor, it instantly shows the video at "Visual" tab, the iframe embed, but the URL remains ...
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OEmbed from Pinterest

I'm looking for a way to show a certain pinterest pinboard in a post. I've found in the WordPress.com Documentation that you can simply post your pinboards URL there. This is not possible on a ...
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How to change WordPress embedded player size or show just the play button

Even though I tried to alter the width of the embedded player size [embed] which looks this using [embed width="50" height="50"], but no matter what value I use it will not change the size. ...
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CartoDB embedding doesn't work

I added some custom php to my site in order to be able to embed a leaflet map using an [iframe src=""] tag. This works. More recently I've wanted to embed a CartoDB map. e.g. [iframe src="https://...
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how to apply filter to url of wordpress embed shortcode

I use wp embed shortcode to embed videos from my server into my posts. For some reasons i changed my server address and now i want to apply the following function to url of wp embed shortcode. Please ...
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Hiding Comments Icon On oembed

I need to hide the comments icon on oEmbed widgets or disable the comments icon feature completely. I've been looking at the following links: https://developer.wordpress.org/reference/files/wp-...
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Some oEmbeds in posts getting corrupted and then just staying URLs

When inserting in Tweet URLs into a post, all the URLs will work initially and be automatically converted to the Embed. However, after the post is edited and saved a few times, I notice that some of ...
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My Wordpress editor deletes all characters after emoji - how can I fix this?

Here's my issue: I have an Instagram post that I want to embed. I go to Instagram, I get the embed code, which includes emoji, I paste it into the WP editor on a new post (note that I am on the "text" ...
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Embed an audio file from Dropbox

Is there any way I can embed an audio file hosted in Dropbox to play within a Wordpress site? (Like one can with YouTube, Vimeo videos?)
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Customize Embedded Tweets (or, How To Hide Photos in Embedded Tweets)

I'm relying on the WP functionality to embed a tweet. When I add a tweet URL, like so: https://twitter.com/SamFlowers/status/724417082247528448 to the editor, it expands and shows the following: ...
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Wrap Javascript embeds like Twitter and Instagram?

Is there a way to wrap Javascript embeds like Twitter and Instagram that don't use the iframe/embed type embedding? I am able to do this when those embeds (Twitter and Instagram) are using oEmbed, ...
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How can I override print_embed_sharing_dialog() in Wordpress 4.5

Is there a way to hook into print_embed_sharing_dialog() and modify its output without hacking the core? We -really- dislike the new HTML output and Wordpress output options and want to display just ...
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How to add style in functions.php depending on conditions?

I'm a newbie for coding, I would like to learn how to add css style conditionally in functions.php My header controlled by .header-outer class. What would it be the best way to add css depending on ...
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Video Embed with Captions in Turkish

I normally embed videos by directly writing the URL in the WP built in [embed] code. Like: [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_o4aY7xkXg[/embed] But now I want this video to open automatically ...
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Embed handler in custom field

I am trying to implement wordpress function wp_embed_register_handler() into a custom field. Using this instead of wp_oembed_add_provider(), for the urls I use do not offer oembed support. With help, ...
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TED talk embedded videos cut off by sidebar

I've published a post on a new WP site which includes two TED talk videos. I used embed codes supported through the Jetpack plugin (e.g. [ted id=2252]). My problem is that the right edge of the videos ...
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How can I remove the first video from a post and feature it?

I am trying to develop a theme in which when you select a 'video' post format, it automatically gets the first video from the post and features it (instead of where the featured image would normally ...
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Save to boolean custom field when video is embedded in post

For my site I want my visitors to be able to tick a checkbox to only include content (posts/pages) with video embeds in a search query. This would be possible if I stored the state (true/false) in a ...
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oEmbded with wp_insert_post() [embedly]

I try to add articles via wp_insert_post but as it seems the oEmbed function of Wordpress doesn't work properly. I work with embedly as you can embed any website. I realized that the oEmbed ...
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disable video URL auto-embedding for a part of the post

In a post I want to add a list of URLs as a plain text. However, as some of URLs points to video sites, wordpress tries to embed those as videos. What is the way to disable this automatic embedding ...
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Soundcloud Smart Player

I have a lyrics website on WordPress with thousands of lyrics, and I am looking to embed a player on each one. But I have realised it would be tedious and time consuming to do that. How would I ...
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iframe with Youtube video appears for logged-in users, but not for incognito users

I have a YouTube video on a site's homepage, but when viewing the site as an unknown / non-logged-in user, it's NOT showing up at all. And when viewing in admin / a logged-in WP user of the site, it ...
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How do i embed an alt text to a YouTube video link in my post?

This is my first post so please bear with me. I am not sure if this is possible but is there a way of embedding an alt text to a youtube video link in posts? Or is there another way around this? Many ...
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Embedding Facebook in blog post not working

there once was this feature of embedding Facebook status posts simply by entering the URL see here or here (edited: apparently I misunderstood the content of that blog post). So now I am trying to ...
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tinymce: how to replace stuff with stuff *permanently* after inserting

really need some help. Basically I need the following. If you enter a specific type if URL to the tinyMCE Post Editor, it shall be instantly replaced with other stuff. Mainly because this requires an ...
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What does wp-embed.min.js do in WordPress 4.4?

Question What does the wp-embed.min.js file do? I noticed it is added to the end of my blog page footer. How can I get rid of it? Effort After some googling and I found Embeds on the Codex. Why ...
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tinymce wpview instance URL

I want some special URL types to be transformed in embedded content objects in the tiny MCE editor. I registered some them like that add_action('init', function() { ... ...
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Moving a PHP web-app to Wordpress

I've been running a niche job-search web-site for the past several years. I wrote it from scratch in PHP. Essentially it allows members to search for or post job ads. As you can imagine it has ...
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custom COOKIE on custom page

i have problem with create function for set cookie dynamically. when i try in custom page i have of course header is set and i tried something like this: in custompage.php: myfunction($cookiename,$...
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What is the proper way to embed the HTML of an external form such as payflowlink from paypal?

I've had a request to paste in the following into a donations page for a group. The trouble is that WP is (rightfully) curtailing this HTML to prevent me or anyone from doing something less than ...
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set cookies or let system know a user has been on site

I would like to set a button on my site that links to a registration page (this registration is off site by a company called wufoo so it will not be registering on the wordpress site) if a visitor has ...
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Manipulating oembed_dataparse stopped working for YouTube embeds

My go-to code to manipulate YouTube embeds does not work anymore. Can anyone explain to me what I am doing wrong? This is my code in functions.php // OEMBED FILTER function bolster_oembed_filter( $...
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Youtube - Embed as IFRAME

When I embed a YouTube video in the suggest manner (paste url) it adds this as an object. Is there a way to embed as IFRAME instead?
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Pull info from Soundcloud embed into a custom field?

I'm working on a blog that has over 4000 posts. Most of them have a soundcloud embed iframe in the post. I am creating a new custom field (using Advanced Custom Fields) that uses a custom player ...
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How to wrap an element around youtube videos

function youtube_wrapper($postcontent) { // Match YouTube iFrames $youtubestring = '~<iframe.*youtube.*</iframe>~'; preg_match_all($youtubestring, $postcontent, $matches); ...
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Hook WP_Embed run_shortcode

I want to hook run_shortcode inside WP_Embed, but I can't figure out how to pass $tag argument to add_filter global $wp_embed; add_filter( '$wp_embed->run_shortcode' , 'my_run_shortcode' , 0); ...
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Easy popups for wordpress?

I used a theme that had a great function for popup windows - a pop could be created by adding "#iframe" to any urllink ie <a href="http://yahoo.com#iframe">click for popup</a> Is there ...
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How to add new embed handler not supported by oembed

I am looking to embed videos from websites that do not offer oembed support, but the reference offered on wp codex about wp_embed_register_handler() is just too broad for someone like me. I tried ...
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Embed button for post screen

i would really appreciate it if someone could help me change the "add media" button on the post screen, and make it rather go straight to "insert from url" so that my users embed a link without ...
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Is it possible to modify the default YouTube embed attributes string?

I'd like to suppress related YouTube videos by appending '&rel=0' to the string of embed attributes output to the video iframe in my post. I believe this requires a filter that modifies the $...
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extend native WP gallery to include video embeds

Developing a website for a designer, he should be able to easily add galleries into his posts. Galleries need to accept images, video, and video embeds. Currently i have some code which separates ...
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How to download embedded file directly from blog?

I am using WordPress 4.2.4. I embedded many files (apps,games) in my blog. When anyone clicks those links they are going to the embedded directory (one drive,google drive etc ). Is there any way to ...
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How to put an external object into WordPress to that occupies most of the available space?

I have a WordPress site. I want to insert into one of its pages another page, written in AngularJS. That page is a Spring Boot system and will be hosted on a different machine than the WordPress page. ...
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WordPress keeps autoplaying my Youtube-Links no matter what I write

WordPress (with the LayerSlider plugin) keeps autoplaying my video no matter what code I use. Here's the embed-Link for the video: <iframe width="840" height="473" src="http://www.youtube.com/...