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Featured Media, not jsut Featured Images

  1. Paul
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    While post formats seem to have fallen somewhat out of favour, I still like the idea of managing various media types as I develop content as the featured type, but as a developer I also have to write an inordinate amount of code to grab a video / audio URL out of the content, working it into the index is a mission and generally its been an unpleasant experience all around.

    I'd love to have a discussion around turning the simple featured image implementation into a 'featured media'.

    I this as a natural evolution of both the media library and a great way of working with this kind of functionality, bring an incredibly easy to use workflow to users, and a great way to standardize working with featured media for developers.

    I think this is a very simple, but a very 'meta' idea that could solve many issues, on many fronts.

    PS: If i've tagged this wrong let me know - not sure if it should be in media / editing / UI etc.

    Posted: 8 months ago #

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    This idea is under consideration