Questions tagged [oembed]

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

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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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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 -...
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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 apply an ID to Shortcode Embedded iframe

I want to add an id="myid" to shortcode embedded iframe:- $video_url = get_post_meta($post_id, 'video_url',true); //or $video_url .= 'video url'; $check_embeds=$GLOBALS['wp_embed']->run_shortcode( ...
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Disable oEmbed for a Single Shortcode or at Least All Internal Links

Is there any way to disable the oEmbed functionality only for a specific call of the do_shortcode() function in just one script or if that is not possible can it be disabled for all the internal links ...
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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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wp_insert_post iframe missing

In my install, I use 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 use the following code $my_post = ...
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WordPress, oEmbed & YouTube video's with a 'dash'

I am having an issue where a video with a 'dash' (-) in the url are not being embedded in WordPress. This is happening when pasting the URL into a page / post and is also able to be reproduced when ...
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Hiding Comments Icon On oembed

I need to hide the comments icon on oEmbed widgets or disable the comments icon feature completely. I've been looking at the following links: https://developer.wordpress.org/reference/files/wp-...
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Getting results from wp_oembed_add_provider

I'm having trouble getting results from wp_oembed_add_provider(). I'm developing a site which needs to embed video content from Facebook, and I came across this handy list of Facebook URL structures. ...
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oEmbed work on localhost but not on distant server

I've a trouble with oEmbed integration for YouTube on hosting server. I've a Wordpress site that is exactly the same on my localhost (MAMP 3.0.7.3 on MacOSX with PHP Version 5.6.2) and my distant ...
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Video Embed with Captions in Turkish

I normally embed videos by directly writing the URL in the WP built in [embed] code. Like: [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_o4aY7xkXg[/embed] But now I want this video to open automatically ...
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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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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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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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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 ...