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

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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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Styling text and images in the_content()

So I have recently started working on Wordpress and coming from a different programming background, having the logic but not being able to actually code is an issue I have been butting my head on for ...
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Worrisome oembed hits

I'm getting oembed hits to my wordpress site that look like some kind of hacking attempts. Here's an example: /wp-json/oembed/1.0/embed?url=https%3A%2F%2FMySite.com%2Fprivacy%2F&format=xml&...
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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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How can I grab the video id of youtube?

I tried $videoID = wp_oembed_get( get_post_meta( get_the_ID(), 'video_url', true ) ); but that doesn't seem to do anything. I'm trying to set playlist id as the video id so the video loops itself. ...
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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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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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Cannot display the_content() after removed WordPress 5's auto embed feature (iframe & blockquote)

Novice here, please help. I made a dynamic page with Custom Post Type UI plugin where the user can input news updates. The information to be filled are date, title, and a link (a clickable button that ...
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Oembed support for private Google Drive previews

I have a wordpress intranet for my company where I want to insert previews (i.e. iframes) of some of the company's private PDF files that are stored in Google Drive. So I don't want those files to be ...
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How do I pull out an embed out of a post's content?

I wanna pull out an embed (its output) from a post. Here's what I've tried so far: Go through the post. Find any links by any regex. Look in an array to see if that link's baseline youtube is ...
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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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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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Security when outputing wp_oembed_get code

This is a code I have in a function.php action. It is responsible for getting and displaying an embed code. Typically there is a youtube link from $embed_link but it comes from a public form so it can ...
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Add class to oEmbed video from within post editor?

I'd like to be able to add classes to oembed videos on the fly in the post editor. This way I could have some videos act like images and alignleft or alignright and have text wrap around them, while ...
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Register Embed Handler for Padlet.com

I'm trying and failing to register an embed code for content from padlet.com (strangely it's supported in WP.com but not WP.org). A URL like https://padlet.com/cogdogblog/aos9fosbbwk4 should embed ...
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How to disable URL preview in Wordpress comments

I disabled URL embed in Wordpress using the following code in functions.php: function my_deregister_scripts(){ wp_dequeue_script( 'wp-embed' ); } add_action( 'wp_footer', 'my_deregister_scripts' ); ...
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How do I phpunit test a post output process?

I like to know how to test the html output of a post. Like WP would output it on the frontend in reality. My specific case at this point is to test oembed caching as I want to test re-caching. AFAIK ...
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How can I clear oEmbed caches for YouTube on posts as they are loaded

I have a site with tons of posts hundreds/thousands of which have YouTube videos embedded. Most use the default [embed]youtube_url[embed] format and the actual embed code is stored in the oEmbed ...
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How to remove the embed_footer?

I'm trying to remove the entire embed_footer from WordPress embedded posts. By adding the following code in the functions.php, I was able to remove the site title and comments icon. But still, the ...
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Applying an oEmbed filter to a custom post type

I have a function in my functions.php file which takes any embedded YouTube URL, appends &rel=0 to the end of the URL, and wraps it in a <div>. It works perfectly for YouTube URLs I paste ...
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How to modify the HTML output of Gutenberg block? (Youtube)

I'm using a headless Wordpress linked to a Nuxt projet and I like to modify the output of my Gutenblock when it's called from the REST API. Current ouput is : <!-- wp:core-embed/youtube {"url":"...
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Combine embed_oembed_html and oembed_result

I have two functions that are exactly the same, because they are applied to different filters...is there any way to combine them so I don't have to write them out twice? My code: function ...
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How to disable oembed cache service?

Today I delete all oembed records by postmeta where meta_key like '_oembed%' after 5 mins, check again the table, magic, the wordpress started to insert _oembed records again (9857 total)... Can ...
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How to set up front end editor to autoembed media for non-logged in users?

I have a series of themes that allow site visitors to contribute content as posts (they enter as drafts) from a front end editor. I have been using a technique of invisibly logging them in as an ...
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Is there a way to late trigger oembeds?

Sometimes, with the theme I am working on creating, the posts that are only oembed do not display and I have to refresh the page to see them. I assume that there is a function that triggers to make ...
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The output of wp_oembed_get appears to ignore local blog URLs

The output of wp_oembed_get appears to ignore local blog URLs - why is this? If I set some var, say, $mylink which contains the URL to a post on my blog. Then I call wp_oembed_get($mylink) it ...
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How do I keep my iframes responsive and scaled to fit their container?

This is a WordPress core question and only a CSS question as a byproduct. I am designing a theme using bootstrap. Everything looks exactly as I want it to with one exception - links embedded from my ...
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What is the correct way to obtain access to the WP_oEmbed object?

I know that WP_oEmbed is a class used by WordPress to handle oEmbeds. Is this available as a global or should I create a new instance of it? Update: I have found a function called ...
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Is the return value of wp_oembed_get() a valid block?

In the answer to "How does WP detect format type (and can I make use of this)?" a method is given for detecting block type. If I passed in the result of, say, $out = wp_oembed_get($href); would that ...
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Can I use wp_oembed_get to detect a valid embeddable link or is there a better way to do so?

I am looking for an efficient way to detect if user input is a valid embed link (and of what type). I know that one can cause WordPress to run its embed code with arbitrary input. For example, like ...
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How to register a embed handler as a fallback to a oEmbed handler?

Testing this with the Embed Gutenberg Block. In the backend it actually shows the video so this seems wrong that it behaves differently there. Registering embed handlers causes the to take priority ...
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Use get_media_embedded_in_content to get Youtube links not in their own line

I am currently using the blow code: $media = get_media_embedded_in_content( apply_filters( 'the_content', get_the_content() ) ); echo $media[0]; This is getting any YouTube link someone posts ...
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oEmbed 404 errors when trying to use embed block

When trying to add a Youtube Embed Block in the Gutenberg editor, I'm seeing these 404 errors in the browser console: GET https://example.com/wp-json/oembed/1.0/proxy?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube....
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Advanced Custom Fields oEmbed video width and height

I'm using Advanced Custom Fields plugin and i have a oEmbed field in it where i want to display YouTube videos. This is how they look now: http://electives-abroad.org/custom-field-test/ Why do they ...
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oembed_dataparse filter not running at all for standard YouTube embed

I need to wrap a div around all YouTube embeds in posts on our WP site. WordPress version is 4.9.6 The posts in question are WooComerce products Videos are being embedded by simply pasting a YouTube ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...