[wp-hackers] Embedded Videos (Flash Objects) in WordPress

Jamie Holly hovercrafter at earthlink.net
Sat Sep 30 21:09:43 GMT 2006

> Hi folks,
> As  some  of you might know, Netscape has recently  added  a
> video  hosting  service.  I  am  aware  that  Wordpress  has
> embedded    support    for   YouTube   videos   using    the
> [youtube=<videourl>]  syntax.  Could this by any  chance  be
> extended  (or generalised) to include other services such as
> Netscape, Google and Yahoo (among others)?
> With kind regards,
> Roy

That support is actually from a plug-in. The current version of Wordpress
doesn't support video embeds. I believe 2.1 is going to support it.
Currently I am doing embeds with the TinyMCE editor and enabling the flash
plugin that comes with TinyMCE. 

Jamie Holly

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