Questions tagged [oembed]

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

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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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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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oEmbed in wordpress multisite not working

We've multisite on single wordpress installation. For example, Main site - testsite.com/ Sub site - testsite.com/subsite Now when I try to embed a blog from subsite into mainsite or vice verca or post ...
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Post preview and oembed provider issue using polylang plugin with subdomains

[ X ] I have searched for similar issues in both open and closed tickets and cannot find a duplicate. [ X ] The issue still exists against the latest master branch of Polylang and the latest WordPress ...
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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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Run oembed separately outside the_content()

I have this structure for my content.php : <div class="featured"> <!--featured image here--> </div> <h1 class="entry-title">Post Title</h1> <div class="entry-...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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Conditional check for embedded video in the_content

I have a site where single.php displays the post stuff in this order: title featured image the_content I would like to remove the featured image IF the_content includes an embedded link (f.eg. to a ...
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WordPress fails to embed video URL on specific theme

My developer created custom theme for WP, and for some reason Wordpress fails to embed video URL on user-end. Everything is fine with Default WP themes, also video is fine on visual mode, but if I ...
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request hook for oEmbeds?

When I try to oEmbed my own links, or try to oEmbed links from my own site on other sites, the oEmbed fails with the unhelpful message "This content can not be included". When I check the ...
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How to add srcdoc attribute to YouTube oEmbed in Gutenberg oEmbed Block

First of all, let me mention that I have already looked at the following two similar questions: Is it possible to modify the default YouTube embed attributes string? Filter oembeds tags to modify ...
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Getting 404's on *some* local Wordpress pages with built-in PHP server

Using the built-in PHP server on my machine, my local install of Wordpress runs fine, with pretty permalinks and all that. But some pages return 404’s – the PHP one with the purple header. For example,...
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Facebook embeds fixing with functions.php

I use this code to solve the new Instagram embeds problem on my old Wordpress site: add_filter('oembed_providers', 'fr_replace_deprecated_instagram_api', 10, 1); function ...
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How can I change the styling of individual embedded URLs (like Youtube) in TinyMCE

We still use TinyMCE. We also use the oEmbedURL function all the time for Youtube videos. But on some videos, we would like to be able to style them individually. Eg. on some videos we would like to ...
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Embed video from streamtape using direct link

Good Afternoon, i want to embed this video in my wordpress https://streamtape.com/v/7qDqGjlQe4UA9MR/Soul_Land_03_VOSTFR.mp4 Embed code <iframe src="https://streamtape.com/e/7qDqGjlQe4UA9MR/...
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Custom embed shows on posts but not on category pages

I added a custom embed handler for brightcove since one doesn't exist. It works fine on the post itself and the video loads, but just shows a linked url on category and blog roll pages. I am setting ...
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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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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 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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...