Wordpress supports several methods to include content from other sites in your site using its own API.

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Embed Wordpress Admin in an iframe

I am trying to embed the admin "new post" WordPress page into an iframe: <iframe height="500px" frameborder="0" width="740px" src="my_wordpress_domain/wp-admin/post-new.php"/> For some reason ...
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Is it possible to use github:gist with Wordpress? [closed]

I have a wordpress blog i.e. bruno.wordpress.com I would like to use github:gist. I paste my code in gist and get a link like: https://gist.github.com/1323748 Is there a way to show this code in my ...
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Search XML file from within Wordpress?

We use Jira internally for an defect mgmt system. We want to provide defect tracking to our clients. We cannot expose Jira to the web, but we do have our main site hosted on WP 3.2.1 I can export a ...
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Outside url for post content

I'm creating a widget to embed from outside of wordpress that will contain the post content. I don't want to use the permalink because that will include the whole page. I'm thinking I can grab the ...
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extra text in Vimeo Embedded videos

For a WordPress site I am working on, there is a jquery slider (based on the coda slider) where videos are presented. All of the videos are from Vimeo. If a video is playing and someone slides to the ...
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How to display an RSS feed widget inside a page?

I have an RSS feed (link) that I would like to display as a widget inside one of my posts. The wordpress RSS widget already does that on the sidebar, is there some solution to have it in the post? ...
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How to allow YouTube object embed in Wordpress 3+?

I admin a Wordpress blog with a few dozens of users. Since we upgraded to version 3.1+ my users can't insert the YouTube embed tags into a post ( wordpress or TinyMCE removes them ). When I'm ...
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Can't get default values to work with custom shortcode

I'm working on creating a shortcode to embed locally hosted Quicktime movies, but I can't seem to get the default attributes to stick. Here's what I'm working with, can anyone spot anything obviously ...
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Use [embed] filter in template files

WordPress autmatically embeds a youtube video's if I use: [embed] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xog1T5dUxcw [/embed ] This is great, but it doesn't work if I use it in an template file. I have a ...
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Setting a post's featured image from an embedded YouTube video

If I create a post that has an embedded YouTube video in it (so all I do is paste the YouTube URL into the post and let Wordpress automatically embed it for me), is there a way to have the thumbnail ...
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How to embed .mp4 videos in a WordPress post?

I want to embed a video that was converted to mp4 from wmv, using ffmpeg. The video of course plays fine in VLC. However, it's being quite a pain to embed it in a WP post. I've tried using a variety ...
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Images not showing on blog

This morning most of the images on my wordpress blog (http://records.photodharma.net) have stopped loading. This even happening on embeds. All the images here are embedded: http://records....
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Enclosures being deleted “automatically”

I am using PowerPress for my podcast support. I am working on some things on the web site and I swear, I set the enclosure, verify via phpMyAdmin that it is there. I don't touch anything on the site ...
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Rename Smart YouTube's httpv back to http for all posts

I've used the Smart YouTube plugin to embed YouTube videos into my blogs. The way I did it is to replace the http:// of the YouTube url with httpv:// as the plugin describes. But now I noticed that ...
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How to embed local video in a wordpress post

How can I embed videos (wmv, mp4, mpg, flv) to my post from the local server. I am using WordPress 3.1.1 version. I have searched for wordpress plugins which supports this kind of feature but couldn't ...
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Do_Shortcode not working for Embed

I'm trying to use Custom Field types to embed Youtube videos in a more organized fashion and using the Do_Shortcode() would seem to work perfectly, however this: <?php echo do_shortcode('[embed]...
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Embed a Google Docs in WordPress?

I need to embed a Google Docs / Spreadsheet in one of my WordPress posts. Unfortunately, this: http://code.google.com/p/inline-google-docs/ does not work with my WP 3.1.3 installation. I just need ...
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Embed iframe or html page into dashboard widget

I was wondering if it would be possible to embed an html page or add an iframe into a dashboard widget. I have a multi author blog and i want to make my admin section a simple as possible for some of ...
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vimeo/youtube video embed with thumbnails

Is there a way to get wordpress to embed Vimeo, YouTube videos like tumblr with a thumbnail and then to play without the player buttons? examples - http://ascender.tumblr.com/ http://swell-theme....
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How to convert a plugin into a function

How does one convert a plugin into a function especially when a plugin is so small that it has only one file?
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Should I use custom post types for a front page video feature (vimeo)?

I'd like to create a front page video feature that embeds a vimeo video of the users choosing. I'd like the user to only have to input the video code. For instance, for http://vimeo.com/24474320 - I'...
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Convert Wordpress.com embed links to normal embeds

I've given the task of moving several well established blogs from wordpress.com into an independent hosting using Wordpress. Wordpress.com uses a special parser for taking stuff like this: [youtube=...
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WordPress keeps altering my embed code

Every time I edit a WordPress post or page that has a google map embedded in it - useing the "visual" edit mode - wordpress deletes part of the data. for example: this <iframe width="425" height=...
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Video Embed in Sidebar Widget with Links to Others in Category

I am trying to re-create the sidebar widget found here: http://www.clinicalforensicpsychology.org/ The links below the shown video are linked to the post category "videos". I have tried most every ...
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add_filter to youtube embeds?

hey guys, when posting a youtube video link in the backend (in a post or a page) wordpress is automatically creating the embed code for me. Is it possible to add a filter to that? I'd love to change ...
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Embed a page within WordPress dashboard?

We're using Facebook Comments for the comment functionality on our WordPress blog. I thought it'd be nice to embed the page with Facebook Moderation tools on the WP Dashboard. That way, we can ...
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Applying automatic link class to images embedded to posts

I'd really love to be able to conditionally apply a CSS class to link elements of images embedded into posts, but I can't seem to figure this one out. Basically what I'd like to achieve is to replace ...
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How do I embed a YouTube video in WordPress 3.0?

I've upgraded to version 3.0. My site is wordswithfriends.net My administration panel looks like the following I thought there was supposed to be a special YouTube button which I don't seem to ...
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want to stop stripping out from my post content

I have installed wordpress for my site. I am trying to insert posts using function wp_insert_post() from my self-made script. content of my post contains video-embed code of google. <object width="...
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Replace audio/video enclosure with player?

Current state: I'm parsing XML feeds into the front end and/or the back end (Admin UI), but not into the DB. Inside those feeds i place mp3- and video content, currently only as plain text (no link, ...
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WP Oembed not passing through the “autoplay=1” variable

I'm having a problem here: I am passing this through a custom field: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6P1Q-UycHA&autoplay=1 (notice the autoplay=1) But when I load the video on my theme using ...