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Video playing from featured image?

If I embed a YouTube video into a post, how do I put a play button over the featured image so that the video can be played without having to open the whole post? I.e Flipboard the iOS app has a ...
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Generating Thumbnails for video

I have checked and read lot of post about one single issue that is far more complicated than it seems. I have a website that uses a lot of videos taken from wwebsite as on the internet ^^ (services ...
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Protecting HTML5 video

I shall explain my situation as best I can so you can see where i'm coming from. I'm working on a wordpress site for a sports team, there are loads of teams. We want to put coaching sessions on our ...
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Get video from the post on homepage

I have embedded videos in the post (from youtube and other websites). Is it possible to get only the embedded video from the post and display on the homepage? There is some text before the video in ...
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How to add a download link to a movie from WP media library?

All, I'm creating a custom theme for WP and it has some pages that play videos from WP media library with an HTML5 player. I wanted to also have a link next to the player to allow the users to ...
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Upload iPhone video clips to blog via native WP app

I'm using the WordPress iPhone app, and when I upload video clips to a blog they show up in some browsers and in others not. I'm using a HTML5 video markup as a container for the clips. While mpeg-4 ...
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Force resize for all video content

I'm looking for a way to force all video content on my site to scale to 100% width and I'm hoping to avoid using any additional javascript. Is there a filter or function that I can use to accomplish ...
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Adding Videos as post-thumbnails (no stills, just the player in a smaller size)

I’m using Excerpts with post-thumbnails on my startsite. Adding Images is working pretty fine. But how can I embed a video from vimeo or youtube as a post-thumbnail? Just the video in a smaller size, ...
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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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change video icons to selected thumbnail?

added custom fields for the media edit form so users can select a thumbnail for video. All that's working fine but how can i get the default video icon on this page and in the media library to use ...
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How to create thumbnails in wordpress with jwplayer

I can't seem to get a good answer on their site. What's the best way to create thumbnails for videos uploaded to my wordpress site? Users upload videos from the front end and I started doing this with ...
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Choopy Video Playback in a popup using Artiss Youtube Embed [closed]

I'm using Artiss Youtube Embed to embed youtube videos on my site which works great because it allows me to control all the parameters for the video player. My issue is that when the video has choppy ...
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How to Insert Self-Hosted Video in WordPress Post

Does WordPress have an easy way to insert video in a post? I am not referring to YouTube, Vimeo or other hosting sites, just video I upload myself on the server or through the Media manager. I have an ...
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iframe/embed vid in text widget loads outside container and moves around when scrolling the page?

I've inherited webmaster tasks for a site re-design that involves heavy use of widgets. On the frontpage, two videos are loading in two text widgets, and they play fine once loaded. The problem is ...
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How to generate video out of images via Wordpress plugin

I am working on Wordpress plugin which can generate video from sequence of images. I read here that we can use FFMpeg and Imagemagick (or imagick) to implement this trick. But, FFMpeg is hardly ...
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Make a video post redirect to next post after completion

I want to make video posts redirect to the next video post in it's category after it's over. I use both youtube videos and directly uploaded videos both of which I already know how to pull the ...
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Problem with JWplayer. Video is missing?

Firstly, I am new at using video with wordpress. I have installed the jwplayer plugin and using this bit of code to show the video player on the page. $video_array = explode("\r\n", ...
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Client system for media review?

I'm looking for a plugin, or a system, for wordpress, that would allow a client to login and see the graphic designs, video, documents, etc... that i'm currently producing for them, and allow them to ...
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Shortcode not displaying video as expected

I have written a short code to display a video off of amazon, and it works. However it is not being placed as expected on the page. I have put the shortcode after the <!--more--> tag but the ...
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Can someone please help me find a solution to my youtube embed problems? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Any way to use a custom Parameter for youtube embed without using an iframe? I have been trying to figure out the best way to do this, and I'm wondering if someone can ...
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Displaying a video on the homepage via a custom field inside a php widget

I'm trying to get a video to display inside a widget which is called from a custom field inside a post. The code I am using is here: <?php ...
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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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Allow users to upload flash videos?

I would like to allow users to upload videos to their profiles. I'm using the couponpress theme for wordpress, which is a coupon listing theme. It lets users upload images for their coupons or ...
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Escaping Quotes

For some reason when i try to put like a embeded video my video has slashes inside the code, but if I add it in the template itself then the code is fine i was told its "escaping quotes" anyhow this ...
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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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Managing and Playing Large videos

I am implementing a blog to share courses, lectures, tutorials or talks. The video sizes might be bit a bit big - so i was wondering what is a good quality plugin for wordpress that would allow to ...
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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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Different size video display for category page (smaller) & detail page (larger)

I have a 'media' category page that pumps in videos / image galleries. I'm looking to have a smaller size video display (vimeo / youtube) on the category page, and the full size video on the single ...
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getting video dimensions

when attaching videos (eg. .flv) to a post - is it possible to query its dimensions? the problem is - i've got videos in 4:3 and 16:9 format and i need to get this information. any ideas? thanks
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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 - ...
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How to insert a column (part of theme) in the middle of the content body?

Was asked to simplify the question. Here we go: As you know, the "content" part of a WordPress posts all appears together. What I'm trying to recreate is how on several news sites, they'll have the ...
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videos not showing on my tag pages

i am using the Smart Youtube plugin for wordpress to show youtube videos. This works fine on my main site. But when i click on a view by a certain tags, none of the video show up in the blog ...
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How to allow <video> html5 tag in Wordpress

Currently I am running a Wordpress MU blog using the Unfiltered MU plugin. However, when I try to insert an HTML5 tag, it gets stripped away. I believe it may be the WYSIWYG editor cleaning the ...
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Linking an image to open a youtube video in lightbox/fancybox in wordpress

Here is what i'm having problems with... I want to link a youtube video to start playing in a lightbox/fancybox when a person clicks an image. Kind of like this site has - http://www.adroll.com/ - if ...
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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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VideoJS in a Widget?

I'm trying to get VideoJS plugin to work in a Widget. I tried to add a PHP widget and write, as it said in the manual: [video mp4="http://video-js.zencoder.com/oceans-clip.mp4"] But it just shows ...
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Wordpress 3.1: Videoplayer implemented?

when using "insert video" from the post-editor - i'm only getting a normal hyperlink to the video - is it possible to display a flash-videoplayer instead? is there a default videoplayer in wordpress ...
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displaying flv-video attachment in post

i've attached a local .flv video to my post (it was uploaded and is inside my mediapool). my question: how can i display it inside my post? (the video player) thanks
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Getting a thumbnail for an external video as the thumbnail for a custom post type?

I saw some other similar threads but they were all for YouTube videos. I was wondering if the same could be done for videos hosted on other servers like blip. Here is an example of a blip video: ...
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feed url problem

hey hii everyone, i have a function to fetch the videos from the rss feed of youtube, so that i can display selected videos to my blog for that i am using this youtube-search-feed url ...
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fetch images and videos

Is it possible to fetch videos and images of a particular website and put it into post? i mean i am thinking of writing a function, where i will just write the website name, and then with the help of ...
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Implementing “Video of the Day” Feature?

I'd like to add a new area on a WordPress 3.0 site that contains a new video from YouTube each day. This video would be manually picked, and manually added each day. I'm not sure how to properly set ...