en WordPress.com Forums › Ideas Video <embed> problem Author Posts March 3, 2006 at 10:20 pm #6241 anotheradMember Hi, I’m having trouble putting up this video from iFilm.com, but the <embed> tag keeps getting stripped when I save… <embed width=”328″ height=”265″ src=”http://www.ifilm.com/efp” quality=”high” bgcolor=”000000″ name=”efp” align=”middle” type=”application/x-shockwave-flash” pluginspage=”http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer” flashvars=”flvBaseClip=2691696&playlisttype=collection&playlistid=1542″/> Please help! March 4, 2006 at 1:49 am #6341 mattStaff You can’t use the embed element. March 4, 2006 at 8:34 pm #6352 wuwaMember Why not? I would really like to see this feature enabled, to be able to post google video, youtube etc…. March 4, 2006 at 10:37 pm #6353 carlbanksMember Google Video http://wordpress.com/blog/2006/02/06/google-video/ and YouTube http://wordpress.com/blog/2006/01/26/youtube-support/ are supported. July 12, 2006 at 4:22 am #6818 1alex1Member Hmm, any idea why they don’t support ifilm? The youtube version of the video I want to post SUCKS…google doesn’t have it… :( July 12, 2006 at 4:32 am #6819 timethiefMember 1alex1 how about grouper? http://wordpress.com/blog/2006/06/30/post-videos-from-grouper/ and have you checked this thread on iframes and security issues http://wordpress.com/forums/search.php?q=iframes don’t know if this is helpful or not but at least I tried :) July 12, 2006 at 1:32 pm #6820 drmikeMember Um, why not upload it to Youtube or Google yourself? February 28, 2007 at 2:36 pm #6879 cyprodMember because the video quality of youtube an google sucks big time. I want to embed my own video (flv, mp4 or anything else) which I encoded myself. Isn’t there any option in wordpress? February 28, 2007 at 2:44 pm #6880 drmikeMember Coming soon: Link Other embed options as well: Link July 6, 2007 at 12:33 pm #6903 flv2videoMember first, you need to encoder the file from iFilm.com to video format wordpress supported, you can try flv converter,that can encode flv to wordpress video and audio format there is a free trial version http://www.flvsoft.com/flv_to_video/ July 7, 2007 at 5:38 pm #6908 trentMember Not good to promote your product on the forums flv2video, even though it was a good solution to get into wordpress.com. Author Posts The topic ‘Video <embed> problem’ is closed to new replies.