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Protecting HTML5 video [closed]

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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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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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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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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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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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 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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How to import my YouTube channel into WordPress?

I want to know how to import my YouTube channel into my WordPress website? Example: I have a YouTube channel with 7 videos. I want to bring all the videos into my WordPress website's sidebar. If ...
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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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 ...