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Questions tagged [oembed]

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

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What is the correct oembed provider base url for self-hosted wordpress sites

I used to have both PCsteps.gr and Lifesteps.gr on the same server with the same IP. Oembed would work by default, I could embed posts from one site to the other without any problems. However, since ...
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class-oembed Error

PHP Fatal error: Cannot redeclare _wp_oembed_get_object() (previously declared in /home/samdonme/public_html/wp-includes/embed.php:112) in /home/samdonme/public_html/wp-includes/class-oembed.php on ...
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oEmbed Video in Modal

I'm attempting to use jQuery to open up a video in a modal but can't come up with a way to pass the oEmbed video url to the function which opens the modal. In my theme the user adds the video to an ...
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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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Advanced Custom Fields oembed only outputs YouTube URL

Having the exact same problem as @Hjalmar on Advanced Custom Fields, but still no fix. Only the URL text displays. Tried the original ACF oembed option: <div class="embed-container"> <?...
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Remove wordpress embed share icon?

I am modifying my embed-content.php. I find the functions here to remove some oembed icons but not the share icon. I do not find a function to remove JUST the share icon on wordpress oembeds. Can ...
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Embed on WordPress shows a black video player

We are trying to add YouTube or Twitter URLs in the editor however it converts them to a video player that does not work. When I press edit on that page it shows the tweet/video player fine, as soon ...
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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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Why is my oembed function modifying Twitter embed?

Building a theme with Boostrap 4 and WordPress 5.0.1. Under Bootstrap's documentation for embed video the following format is required for responsive videos: <div class="embed-responsive embed-...
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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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Modify oembed code conditionally

My users have sprung a requirement on me that I am having some difficulty figuring out. I've tied myself up in knots trying to unravel the the logic needed. The original spec of this website I am ...
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Filter oembeds tags to modify iframe attributes

By default, when putting another WP url inside a post/page, it oEmbeds it and produces a blockquote and iframe code with the default in the front-end: <iframe class="wp-embedded-content" sandbox="...
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Load oEmbed iframe within ajax call

I'm trying to load oembed shortcode loaded via ajax. The problem is that the oembed shortcode seems to work as I have a blockquote instead of the instagram link. However the blockquote is not ...
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Instagram URL is converted into oEmbed

I have 8 Instagram URLs in this post out of which 3 are not converted into embed/iframes. I'm using Gutenberg's Instagram embed blog to add the URL's.https://blog.wwf.sg/ocean/2018/11/netflix-...
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wp_embed_register_handler to embed html files

I am creating a new Wordpress website that will contain thousands of online books and articles to read, in addition to other media, like videos. I don't want to bloat my database by pasting tens of ...
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How to make enqueue_embed_scripts work with the embed_template filter

I am currently trying to customize the display of my posts that gets embedded on other sites. I am able to have my custom template file through the embed_template filter but I can't successfully ...
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Custom oEmbed not showing inside editor

I have added a custom oembed provider in my WordPress plugin wp_oembed_add_provider( 'https://links.collect.chat/*', 'https://collect.chat/forms-embed' ) Embed is working fine in posts and pages, ...
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Removing WordPress Icon from oembed link footer

I am trying to remove the default WordPress icon that displays on oembed links when there is no site icon. Here is a link to the site(3 links at the bottom) https://libsource.com/library-as-a-service/...
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How to change the oembed “type”?

By default the oEmbed type of my wordpress posts is "rich", but I want to convert it to "Video". I spent 2+ hours trying to find the answer but with no luck, is it possible?
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oEmbed not working in WordPress

I am using custom embed URL for embedding a video. Embedding Youtube and Vimeo working really fine. But only this URL is not working. But if I add via iframeit is working. But I need to add this via ...
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Keep excerpt from stripping URLs and enable autoembed for youtube ONLY?

Is there an easy way to drop something into functions? I tried removing all filters from the_excerpt and the URLs are still being stripped (not links, but just straight URLs). I've scoured the ...
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Remove frameborder attribute from iframes

The W3C Validator outputs an error because Wordpress adds frameborder="0" to iframes. Also the Validator does not like the allow attribute. I found a similar question for Vimeo Videos: WordPress ...
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How to check If Oembed is empty or not

We often use the Oembed function provided by the Wordpress to embed media. I have a condition where I am running a loop to fetch certain posts from a custom post type, but I want to skip posts in ...
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Printing OEmbed URL based on Post selected w/o page refresh

The hardcoded HTML looks like this → <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/G4Q0oX8wquU" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen></iframe> ...
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Replace Vimeo and Youtube in from scratch theme with from-the-group-up single post template?

I've inherited a theme that uses a totally in-house post display, and doesn't use the post loop. My question is, what function do I have to feed my post content object through in order to use oEmbed ...
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oembed facebook link?

I'm trying to oembed some facebook video . . . without ay chance so far . .. I'd like to avoid any plugin for this. I went through toe documentation but nothing to do, I'm declaring in my functions....
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Why doesn't wp_oembed_get() for the video post format not work?

I have this code: <?php if ( has_post_format ('video') ) { ?> <div class="video-head"> <?php $video = get_post_meta( $post->ID, '_format_video_embed', true ); ...
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How to Hide Ancestors/Threads in Embedded Tweets

I'd like my embedded tweets to not show a parent/ancestor, for example this is how Wordpress oEmbed displays a single tweet I'd prefer all to look like: I tried this approach to filter on ...
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Add field to dashboard to update embedded URL on homepage?

I've tried searching but all the "add a dashboard widget" answers seem overcomplicated trying to do far too much -- or else they are too simple (e.g. the widget simply displays a message; does not ...
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Wrap iframes/embeds, but do it before oEmbed happens

I am trying to wrap any iframe/embed in my content with some Facebook Instant Articles friendly code (only for that feed). I have it working, but it adds this code to oEmbed output as well which adds ...
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Remove link function from oembed image or video

I would like to include oembed video on my site, but I would like to disable the link back to the original site. Is this possible? Thank you!
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How to set parameters for a Twitter post using wp_oembed_get (remove rounded borders)?

I'm very new to WordPress. I have managed to create a custom field for embedded content (using carbon fields) and oEmbed. It works by simply using the code: echo wp_oembed_get($variable); The $...
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Wordpress Mediaelement - Youtube Videos Embed Options

I have a custom field where I define the Youtube Url as a string. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3VqHtEF3LPE This then becomes the src in my theme's shortcode: <?php $ysrc = get_field('...
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wp_embed_register_handler is not working

I used this function for other video hosts, but for some reason, now it's not working. This is the direct and embed code of the video https://vidoza.net/r2jeim68kuq6.html <IFRAME SRC="https://...
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Checkbox on a meta box using CMB2 Plugin

I have ADDED a meta box for Video using oembed by the help of CMB2 plugin. here is the code → $cmb->add_field( array( 'name' => ('oEmbed'), 'desc' => 'Enter a youtube, twitter, or ...
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Responsive embed for the video shortcode

I have impelmented a custom code to wrap a video embed in a .embed-responsive class to make it responsive with CSS then: PHP: function kadabra_responsive_embed( $html ) { return '<div class="...
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JSON in oembed not being internationalized (using QTranslateX)

I'm using the QTranslateX plugin at its latest version, 3.4.6.8, in a fresh WordPress 4.7.1 installation. At the moment everything is working OK. But I've seen that in JSON-oembed pages there's some ...
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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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Use oEmbed for static html

I am trying to add a jQuery plugin (https://github.com/rmanivannan/speedometer-jquery-plugin) to a Wordpress page (not post), however the plugin is not behaving as expected. I think this may have ...
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How to disable YouTube (and any other oembed) embeding in the editor

It is easy to disable oEmbed on the front end Disable automatic oEmbed of a youtube url within the content, but this leaves us with the editor shows a video (in the case of youtube) where on the front ...
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Problem with oEmbed in some themes

I registered my oembed provider, in my wp cms (provider is not whitelisted in WP community). But I have problems with this oembed url. Mentioned oembed url is working in some themes, and in other I ...
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Add wrapper to only youtube videos via embed_oembed_html filter function

I have a filter working to wrap embed_oembed links in a responsive wrapper. See code. add_filter('embed_oembed_html', 'wrap_embed_with_div', 10, 3); function wrap_embed_with_div($html, $url, $attr) ...
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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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oEmbed fails half of the times. Could I reload the request on fail?

I'm developing a site where I'm using oEmbed through Advanced Custom Fields, to display vimeo-videos. This is major feature for the site, and one of the clients requests is that he/she needs to be ...
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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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Adding an official oEmbed provider to Wordpress

How can I add an official oEmbed provider to this list: https://codex.wordpress.org/Embeds ?
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how to escape wp_oembed_get for phpcs

I am using phpcs to help with making sure I write nice, valid WP theme code but am coming across the following issue regarding escaping before output. If I try to use echo wp_oembed_get( 'https://www....
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What are the Oembed Links For?

My copy of WordPress outputs two <link/> tags in the header of (nearly?) every page. They look like this. <link rel="alternate" type="application/json+oembed" href="http://example.com/wp-...
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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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static variable loop not working in Wordpress

I have a function in my wordpress theme that deletes the first embedded video in a video post. See code below. This is in the functions.php file. /* - function that hides first video in post content -...