Difference between revisions of "Embed Enhanced or Video Podcast - Wordpress"

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#At the top of the post next to "Add media:", click the  '''Upload Video''' icon [[File:Addvideo-wordpress.png]]
 
#At the top of the post next to "Add media:", click the  '''Upload Video''' icon [[File:Addvideo-wordpress.png]]
 
#In the dialog box select your podcast file to upload (remember no spaces, uppercase, or special characters)
 
#In the dialog box select your podcast file to upload (remember no spaces, uppercase, or special characters)
#Do not insert into post; instead, copy the provided link URL
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#Do not insert into post; instead, copy the provided link URL (i.e. <nowiki>http://blogs.evergreen.edu/myblog/files/2010/02/podcast1.m4a</nowiki>)
 
#Click '''Save all changes'''
 
#Click '''Save all changes'''
 
#In your post editing window, use the Quicktime embed plugin syntax provided to add your podcast to your page. Example:
 
#In your post editing window, use the Quicktime embed plugin syntax provided to add your podcast to your page. Example:
  <nowiki>[qt:fileurl.m4a fileurl.m4a fileurl.m4a 180 180]</nowiki>
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  <nowiki>[qt:http://blogs.evergreen.edu/myblog/files/2010/02/podcast1.m4a http://blogs.evergreen.edu/myblog/files/2010/02/podcast1.m4a1 http://blogs.evergreen.edu/myblog/files/2010/02/podcast1.m4a80 180]</nowiki>
  
 
Be sure to include the dimensions at the end as 180 180
 
Be sure to include the dimensions at the end as 180 180

Revision as of 20:12, 2 February 2010

Activate the Plug In:

  1. Log in to your blog and go to your Dashboard
  2. On the left sidebar click Plugins
  3. In the listing of plugins activate the Quicktime Embed plugin


Embed Into a Post:

  1. Add a new post
  2. At the top of the post next to "Add media:", click the Upload Video icon Addvideo-wordpress.png
  3. In the dialog box select your podcast file to upload (remember no spaces, uppercase, or special characters)
  4. Do not insert into post; instead, copy the provided link URL (i.e. http://blogs.evergreen.edu/myblog/files/2010/02/podcast1.m4a)
  5. Click Save all changes
  6. In your post editing window, use the Quicktime embed plugin syntax provided to add your podcast to your page. Example:
[qt:http://blogs.evergreen.edu/myblog/files/2010/02/podcast1.m4a http://blogs.evergreen.edu/myblog/files/2010/02/podcast1.m4a1 http://blogs.evergreen.edu/myblog/files/2010/02/podcast1.m4a80 180]

Be sure to include the dimensions at the end as 180 180

For more information on using the Quicktime Embed Plugin, see the plugin site