A protocol for allowing an embedded representation of a URL on third party sites.

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Correct regex for wp_embed_register_handler

THE GOAL I'm trying to parse a url and convert it to an embedded video player in my post's content but I think my regEx is off or I'm not creating a provider correctly. THE CODE Here is what I have ...
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What are available arguments for wp_oembed_get?

I used wp_oembed_get function to embed a YouTube video. It worked like it should. Now I want to add a class to an embedded element. Is there an argument for this? Can't find list of arguments for ...
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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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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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Any way to use a custom Parameter for vimeo embed without using an iframe?

I am trying to get some oembed parameters attached to my Vimeo clips. I tried to get it going using the following two instructions: Passing Parameters to a Vimeo link in a WordPress Custom Field - ...
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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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oEmbed not working

I'm having trouble getting the oEmbed (Insert From URL) to work in WordPress. Initially when I did this, it worked fine 100%. A few days later it just stopped working, but it's not just Instagram ...
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Disable automatic oEmbed of a youtube url within the content

I run a small site based on wp with user generated content. Users often submit youtube links. And then wordpress automatically converts these links to videos which is unwanted in our case. I need to ...
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How to use oEmbeds on Post Content during AJAX requests

I have an AJAX request that returns a post. The post_content has links to Twitter, YouTube, TED and other platforms that are registered as oEmbed providers in a default, vanilla WordPress install. By ...
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Embedding screencast.com Videos in WordPress Multisite

I've got a multisite installation of WP 3.5.1 running, and I'd like to for users to be able to embed screencast.com videos into posts, preferably with a shortcode like you do with YouTube or Vimeo. I ...
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Turn twitter-urls into list timelines?

I know there's the oEmbed ability to embed a specific tweet, as described in their documentation... but is there any way to simply get the latest in a particular twitter feed, without setting up an ...
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How can I clear oEmbed caches for YouTube on posts as they are loaded

I have a site with tons of posts hundreds/thousands of which have YouTube videos embedded. Most use the default [embed]youtube_url[embed] format and the actual embed code is stored in the oEmbed ...
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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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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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Adding a wrapper to the youtube embed automatically?

With newer versions of WordPress, YouTube auto oEmbeds. On this particular site I am working on, I need a unique div wrapper around the embedded iframe. I had a look in my functions.php but couldn't ...
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When oEmbed fails, display an alternative

I want to specify an alternative image that will be displayed when oEmbed fails. The specific use case is to offer an alternative when China (or other countries) block YouTube. We know the YouTube ...
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Featured Image of Video from oembed

For Wordpress, I want to auto generate thumb of the video embedded on a page using oembed? And then save it as a featured image of the post. Any idea how to do this?
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How to use get_media_embedded_in_content function

I am trying to figure out how to use this new WordPress function. get_media_embedded_in_content (string $content); The documentation says, "a string that might contain media data" but that is too ...
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Set first oembed in post to a global variable or function

I have a function that gets the first oembed in the post. I got the code from this related post. add_filter('embed_oembed_html', 'my_function',10,4); function my_function( $cache, $url, $attr, ...
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How to Replace YouTube Videos with a “Click to Play” Thumbnail?

I use a lot of embedded videos (via oembed) on my blog, and that can slow down page loads. Is there a way to automatically replace YouTube (and other) videos with a thumbnail (preferably the post's ...
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Add parameter to first post only

I've set up a custom post type called "Videos". I have assigned an ACF oEmbed custom field to "Videos". On the archive page, I have a loop which queries the custom post type and displays all of the ...
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oEmbed single custom field with multiple values

I need to display a single custom field with multiple values, but I need to display those values with oEmbed on it. I found this, but it only shows a single value: echo wp_oembed_get( ...
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Custom meta boxes ID prefix showing on first category but not others

I've created a custom post type and added some custom meta boxes using this great resource: https://github.com/WebDevStudios/Custom-Metaboxes-and-Fields-for-WordPress The problem, I've found, is that ...
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Fallback for oEmbed content

Is there any easy way to detect if an oEmbed url is still returning any content? And, if so, is there a way to replace the missing oEmbed content with some kind of fallback content? For instance, if ...
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How to change default width parameter of embedded video in wordpress?

I am using embedded video short code of Wordpress for showing video in the content of a post [embed width="600" height="456"]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f5CcOq8UzkI[/embed]. and the rendered ...
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Why are iframes from WordPress oEmbed stripped with wp_kses_post?

The docs for wp_kses_post() say "Sanitize content for allowed HTML tags for post content." iframe in general is an allowed tag, but more specifically I think it should allow tags created by WordPress ...
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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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Get first video from the post (both embed and video shortcodes)

The goal is to grab the first video (embed or shortcode) from the post. So we need to check post content if it has embedded videos ( supported by WP ) or [video] shortcodes. Multiple videos and embeds ...
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Problems using WP's oembed function + Instagram + AJAX

I am using a modal to load post content via AJAX. Inside the post's template I am using wp_oembed_get() to embed different types of media (YouTube, Vimeo, Flickr, and Instagram). Everything is ...
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How to get the oEmbed type (audio, video, image etc.)?

If I embed something with oEmbed, is there a chance to get the type of the embed (video, audio etc.) ? If I look at www.oembed.com I see that in the JSON response there is always the data type. Any ...
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WordPress oEmbed W3C Validation

I recently built a theme that utilises the oEmbed feature in WordPress. Where possible, I like my themes to validate via W3C. The content of the website is driven by Vimeo videos, so I'm getting ...
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How to get generic Oembed in custom field?

I'm pretty tired right now and I guess I'm missing something. I use this piece of code to output youtube videos in my articles with a custom field. 'video_url' being the custom field name and the ...
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oEmbed vimeo with add_query_arg parameters not inserted to HTML

I'm trying to add some parameters to oEmbeded Vimeo videos on my homepage template. I used the solution (with add_query_arg) that @splashingpixels suggested here: Add parameters vimeo videos using ...
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Run oembed separately outside the_content()

I have this structure for my content.php : <div class="featured"> <!--featured image here--> </div> <h1 class="entry-title">Post Title</h1> <div ...
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Add parameters vimeo videos using wordpress embeds

I am using a custom field to embed any supported video on Wordpress so for example the user enters a video address on the custom field box : http://vimeo.com/72104173 and I implemented the ...
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Looking to Customize YouTube Video Embeds

I am looking to embed youtube videos into my posts and publish them as custom post types (videos). I would like to be able to append the options for getting rid of the information bar, starting the ...
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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 ...
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Add class to oEmbed video from within post editor?

I'd like to be able to add classes to oembed videos on the fly in the post editor. This way I could have some videos act like images and alignleft or alignright and have text wrap around them, while ...
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How to embed YouTube videos in posts without adding suggested videos at the end?

I have started posting YouTube videos as posts. I simply copy and paste the URL and WordPress figures out how to embed it. I like this workflow, but I don't like the embed code that WordPress ...
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Extract the first oembed url inserted on the content of a post

I want to extract the first oEmbed url inserted on the content of a post in order to put in a meta tag from the header, or elsewhere as a way to style it differently from the rest of the content.
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Conditional check for embedded video in the_content

I have a site where single.php displays the post stuff in this order: title featured image the_content I would like to remove the featured image IF the_content includes an embedded link (f.eg. to ...
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How to center oEmbedded content

I understand you have to paste the link that you're embedding without any code wrapping around it, but how do I force the embedded content to be centered? Currently, the default is aligning to the ...
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Add parameter (time) to oembed

I need to add a time parameter to the YouTube oEmbed callback. This time parameter should be set via URL. I found various answers which describe how to hook into the oEmbed callback, but none of them ...
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oEmbed not recognising Vimeo URLs

I am trying to embed a Vimeo video into a post. I am inserting the URL into the page like so. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. http//vimeo.com/1234 Lorem ipsum dolor sit ...
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Display oEmbed in the_excerpt

I am currently adding add_filter('the_excerpt', array($wp_embed, 'autoembed'), 9); to my functions.php file to no avail any other suggestions would be great. Also if I add $content-width to ...
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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 oEmbed support to my theme?

oEmbed does not seem to work on my theme. I simply see the bare URL. I haven't been able to find instructions on how to implement it. Thanks.
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YouTube oEmbed and privacy-enhanced mode

When you´re embed a youtube video in an iframe, you can enable the privacy-enhanced mode, so YouTube doesn´t store information about your web page visitors until they play the video. I've tried to ...
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oEmbed does not work for comments

I've got two websites, a staging and a production one. They have 99% the same setup and are hosted on the same server. They are multi-site WP installs. The issue that I've been trying to solve all ...
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Is There Something Wrong With the Iframe Video Embed Feature in WordPress 3.9.1?

Issue: When selecting & embedding the video embed code into a WordPress site, the video is not showing up or playing. From my understanding, WordPress now automatically configures for Iframe Ebmed ...