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

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how to create a conditional content_width for a wordpress theme?

I'm trying to create a conditional statement for the content width in the functions.php of my theme. So some categories will have a content_width of 580, some will have 900. This will make the oEmbed ...
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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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Changing Oembed max width based type of page

How do i change/filter the oembed max width settings (as set by ) admin -> media -> settings -> "Maximum embed size" before the oembed code gets executed. For example on the index pages i want it to ...
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Markup of oEmbed codes in the editor?

Is there a way to give oEmbed codes a special markup in the visual editor? In my dream implementation you paste an oEmbed-enabled url in the editor, which will then automatically replace it with a ...
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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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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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Wordpress refuses to show oembed URL

I need WP to show an embedded representation of a url such as http://domain.com/1121 using oembed. I have setup http://domain.com/1121 with a discovery link: <link ...
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Set wmode attribute to transparent for the embed shortcode to make drop-down menu hover over YouTube embed in Internet Explorer

When you hover over my drop-down menu using IE8 or IE9, the menu div will display behind the YouTube embedment. It works fine on all other browsers. Upon research, I found out that many others have ...
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Heartbeat API oEmbed

By default running content through the_content filter automatically checks for oEmbed content. However when returning data through heartbeat_received the filter for oEmbed doesn't seem to work. For ...
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How to increase image size returned from Flickr oEmbed in Twenty Twelve theme

I've been using the excellent Flickr Gallery plugin for a while but while upgrading a site to WP3.5 and the Twenty Twelve theme, I stumbled across oEmbeds and notice that Flickr is supported natively. ...
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Is it possible to remove height and width attributes from oEmbed video embeds

I was wondering if it's possible to use oEmbed that is built into the core of WP to display video embeds but somehow remove the height and width attritbutes in the output? I know the functions exist ...
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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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Enqueue script only if page has an oembed

I have a script that adds some styles to OEmbedded content. At the moment its running on every page. I was wondering if anyone knew how to only enqueue the script if the page has an OEmbed on it. I ...
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oEmbed, thumbnails and wordpress

Wordpress has wp_oembed_get, which I use to get rich media content with embed.ly. I've previously used oEmbed api calls such as this. As you can see it provides thumbnail_url, which I like to use ...
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Get all Youtube video's from posts and embed them on a different page

Is this possible? I want to let it check all my posts to see if there is a embedded Youtube video. If so, I want to show that on a different page, embedded and linking to that particular post... I ...
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Making oEmbed work on the excerpt field

How can I make oEmbed work on the excerpt field so I only have to paste the youtube url in there and then be able to echo 'get_the_excerpt()'? I also want to filter oEmbed and change the wmode but I ...
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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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How to oEmbed from custom field, responsive to container size and responsive

I am using Magic Fields 2 to add custom fields/meta boxes. One custom field is for a Vimeo or YouTube video URL to be displayed. The following code oEmbeds the video URL: <?php if ...
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Displaying oEmbed errors?

Sometimes embedding an item via oEmbed is not possible, for example when a YouTube video has embedding disabled. The oEmbed service will return a 401 Unauthorized, and the code will not be converted. ...
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Use oEmbed in List Items

I'm aware that WordPress has oEmbed functionality. But the content to be embedded has to be on it's own line like so: Lorem Ipsum http://www.youtube.com/link/to/content More Lorem Ipsum ...
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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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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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How to modify the HTML formatting of an oEmbed link?

I am trying to add oEmbed DeviantArt integration to a custom theme. I found that first step is quite easy, I added wp_oembed_add_provider( 'http://*.deviantart.com/#/d*', ...
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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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Use Auto Embed with get_post()

I have PHP script outside the WordPress directory where I'm getting the content of a specific post and now trying to apply the oembed filter on it: include('../wp-load.php'); $thePost = get_post(42, ...
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Embeding YouTube video via a template function throws iframe cross-domain policy error

I'm using Wordpress 3.5 which natively supports embeds into posts and pages from many sites, YouTube included. When I embed a Youtube video directly onto a post or a page (by simply copying and ...
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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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Is there a built in function to see if a URLis oEmbed Compatible?

I want to be able to take a url and see if the domain is one of the ones Wordpress supports to add embeds via oEmbed. Is there a built in function that does this in WordPress or would I need to ...
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OEMBED seems to have stopped working

I had upgraded from 3.0 to 3.1 and oembed worked normally. All of a sudden I've lost embedding when directly pasting video url into the editor. My embed setting is selected under "media". Any ideas ...
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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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How add class youtube and type/html to oembed code?

How can i add : class="youtube-player" type="text/html" to iframe like : function Oembed_youtube_no_title($html,$url,$args){ $url_string = parse_url($url, PHP_URL_QUERY); ...
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How can I force oEmbed to display fixed height & width dimensions?

I'm trying to explore new ways of embedding videos on to my site as a few of my contributors are having trouble viewing flash embeds when they use the preview function. Ideally it would be easiest to ...
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add oembed provider

I want to add oembed provider to my buddypress activity content I found this function <?php wp_oembed_add_provider( $format, $provider, $regex ); ?> I know I need it to add with init filter ...
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wp_insert_post iframe missing

In my install, I used one custom page. Here I put one text field and the fck editor. This is for the title and the content. I need to insert this into a page. I used the following code $my_post = ...
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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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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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How can I replace an oEmbed URL in post with actual embed HTML

What I want is to get the output of the Twitter oEmbed system into my actual posts. IMHO the embed output itself is high-quality, semantic HTML and I'd rather have it inside the post than in the embed ...
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Viddler oEmbed not working with specified width

I'm working on a widget that embeds videos using oEmbed and I'm testing it out using the default providers in WordPress. So far, they are all working fine, except Viddler. The video is displayed, but ...
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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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Responsive Embeds using default embed shortcode

Can someone explain how to make embed shortcode responsive? http://codex.wordpress.org/Embeds
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WordPress kills an IFRAME's apostrophes

I'm using an IFRAME to let multiple sites embed one interactive element. On the IFRAME's actual page it works fine, and it looks fine on another website I embedded it. But when I embed it in a ...
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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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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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Div around YouTube video

My posts have YouTube embedded videos in the form of: <object width="600" height="400" classid="clsid:d27cdb6e-ae6d-11cf-96b8-444553540000" ...
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Forcing oembeds to top of post

What's the best way to force oembed (or shortcodes too) to the top of a post? I'd like to feature youtube embeds before the actual article content, regardless of where the link was inserted. Any ...
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Apply the_content filter to a custom field with multiple values

I have a custom meta box set up that allows users to paste the Youtube URL of a video so that it can be embedded into a post/page. The meta box can be repeated so that a user can add as few or as ...
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How to wrap oEmbed-embedded video in DIV tags inside the_content?

I am making a Wordpress Theme for a website with video tutorials. I would like to put the video that is embedded in the content (with oEmbed) in a apart div. An example The full content (output from ...
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Auto embeding Vimeo/Youtube in custom fields (tinyMCE editor)

I'm using 2 extra TinyMCE editors on my pages to add extra textfiels in my theme pages. I now realize that the auto-embed feature is not supported on content delivered thought custom fields. So i need ...
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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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Pull Youtube Link from 2nd WP_Editor

I have 2 WP_Editors, 1 is the main editor I use for content and the 2nd is an editor I use for the user to insert videos and any extra content describing the video. My question is, is there an easy ...