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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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Adding an official oEmbed provider to Wordpress

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