I’ll be honest, a lot of the content I write here with WordPress code snippets is a lot about me remembering how to do things.
Today’s little trick is one that I’ve used a few times but have to go hunting for it every time I need it, now it’s here 🙂
When you use oEmbed in WordPress, you’re able to just copy and paste the URL of a video (think Youtube or Vimeo URL) directly into a page or post. When WordPress displays the page it will expand out the URL and show a video player.
Depending on your WordPress theme though the video may not take up the full width of your content area. [Read more…] about WordPress oEmbed: how to control the width of your video