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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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Any way to use a custom Parameter for youtube embed without using an iframe?

I do not want to display the titles of videos I embed on my wordpress site. The way I've been doing this is using the embed link, inserting the iframe in the wordpress post and adding the custom ...
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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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Modify youtube video size on one page and show another size on different page

I have to display three videos (custom post type) on my first page. When clicking on the link, the post is displayed and video should be in default width. Can you help to find out how to change width ...
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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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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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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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TED talks shortcode not working

I am trying to embed a Ted talk video using the shortcode: [ted id=myid] But it's not working. It shows the text instead of the video. Is there any configuration I need to check to make it work?
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WordPress embeds in AJAX inserted content

I have a page that is calling in the content from other posts (a custom post type, specifically) and inserting it into the page. It all works great, but I'm losing the functionality of WordPress ...
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Embed .mov file via 'Add Media' not working

I know since WP 3.6 we've been able to upload and embed various file formats and that the 'Add Media' button effectively implements the correct media embed shortcode for us. I'm having a problem in ...
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How do I embed in a text widget?

I'm trying to embed a YouTube video in a Text Widget and Wordpress 4.0 is stripping out the embed when rendering. For example, if I put this in the body of the widget: Before [embed]http://youtu.be/...
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Embed 'New Post' Form Inside 'New Post' Form

Is it possible to embed a 'New Post' form for one Custom Post Type inside of a 'New Post' form for another Custom Post Type? When a user adds a new post for the custom type 'Event', they should also ...
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Detecting Embed URLs Within post_content

I need to change the way WP outputs html when given an embed URL within the content. Example content within the WP editor: This is standard content and will be wrapped in a 'p' tag. But check out ...
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how to embed external webpage in my wordpress page

I have two pages to embed within my WP site. Both contain data from an external site which runs our events management database. This data is presented on two pages - one for catering menus offered ...
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Applying class to links around self hosted images embedded to posts/pages

So I need to add a class to links around the images for lightbox purposes. But only to images from the upload directory, not to external ones. I've found this solution by @TommiForsström here: ...
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Embed HTML5 files/subfolders in post?

I am attempting to publish an Adobe Captivate project to a WordPress blog. The .swf file is easy enough to handle, but the HTML5 version is giving me problems. The way that Captivate outputs HTML5 is ...
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ted talks embed fixed, but can't control size

I used this changes to functions.php that are written in this post: TED talks shortcode not working But I can't figure out how to control the size/ratio now. The video is embedding as way taller than ...