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Featured Video Plus

Add Featured Videos to your posts and pages. Works like magic with most themes which use Featured Images. Local Media, YouTube, Vimeo and many more.

2.2.0: 2015-07-20

  • Shortcodes can now be used as featured content (e.g. [gallery]).
  • Added fine tuned autoplay options.
  • New option for hiding YouTube video annotations. (*)
  • Expose a JS function to manually re-initialize the plugin's JS behavior like responsive sizing and overlays. Specifically interesting when using FVP in combination with a infinite scroll plugin. (*)
  • Fetch high quality thumbnails for YouTube and Dailymotion. (*)
  • Fix bug which suppressed the removal of foreign featured images. (*)
  • Fix 'undefined function exif_imagetype' error. (*, *, *)
  • Implement a workaround for a bug with iframes in Google Chrome, see [0], [1]. (*)
  • Fix bug which resulted in a invisible video playing in the background when using autoplay and overlay mode. (*)

2.1.2: 2015-06-16

  • Fix bug which resulted in missing featured images when a post did not have a featured video. (*, *)

2.1.1: 2015-06-15

  • Fix play and loading featured image overlay for some themes. (*)
  • Fix broken remove featured image link. (*, *, *)

2.1.0: 2015-06-11

  • Display options are now chained using OR - if one of them holds, the replace mode is used.
  • Added always use replace mode when viewing single posts and pages option, was implicitly true since 2.0.0. (*)
  • Fixed undefined warnings when using WP_DEBUG. (*)
  • Fixed double-wrapped .post-thumbnails. (*)
  • Lazy loading a video no longer breaks other videos. (*)

2.0.3: 2015-06-01

  • Remove usage of PHP short array syntax in order to support PHP versions lower than 5.4 (*)

2.0.2: 2015-06-01

  • Fixed undefined warnings when saving posts with fresh featured videos.

2.0.0 & 2.0.1: 2015-06-01

  • Requires WordPress 3.7 or higher now! This reflects versions of WordPress which are "officially" supported. The plugin will from now on try to stick to supporting all versions listed there.
  • Major code refactor which results in many bugs scrubbed.
  • Support for raw embed codes and all WordPress core media providers.
  • Updated wp.org icon and cover.

1.9.1: 2014-09-06

  • Last update compatible all the way back to WordPress 3.2!
  • You can now specify the 'end' parameter for YouTube embeds (*)
  • Added option for only displaying videos on single posts/pages (*,*,*)
  • Removed hardcoded http protocol for embeds *

1.9: 2014-01-02

  • Replaced Video.js with MediaElement.js (ships with WordPress since 3.6 - breaks local videos partially if you use an older WordPress version!)
  • Added Spanish translations! Translation by WebHostingHub.com
  • Updated FitVids.js to 1.0.3

1.8: 2013-05-16

  • Video.js 4.0
  • Customize the local video player
  • Better autoplay handling
  • Remove anchors wrapping videos
  • General bug fixes

1.7.1: 2013-04-30

  • Fixed manual usage option (*)
  • Added featured image mouse over effect for featured video AJAX usage

1.7: 2013-04-30

  • Added functionality to display featured video in an lightbox using AJAX on featured image click (*)
  • Added functionality to replace featured image with featured video on demand when image is clicked using AJAX (*)
  • get_the_post_video_url has a new second parameter (boolean) to get the fallback video's URL (*)
  • Tested with WordPress 3.6

1.6.1: 2013-04-18

  • Fixed removing featured image when no featured video is specified (*)

1.6: 2013-04-16

  • Added get_the_post_video_url($post_id) PHP-Function
  • Added YouTube enablejsapi parameter with playerapiid (fvpid + $post_id) and iframe id (*)
  • Added a filter for get_the_post_video: get_the_post_video_filter (*)
  • Added option for using the featured image as video thumbnail for local videos
  • Fixed local videoJS (*)
  • Fixed auto width and height for the Dailymotion and videoJS players
  • Fixed YouTube videos for which the plugin cannot access the YouTube API (*)

1.5.1: 2013-03-27

  • Fixed Featured Video box on new-post.php
  • Enhanced Featured Image ajax behavior

1.5: 2013-03-22

  • AJAXified the Featured Video box - just like Featured Images
  • Added options for a) disabling VideoJS JS/CSS, b) enabling VideoJS CDN and c) YouTube wmode
  • Plugin no longer breaks WP image editor (*)

1.4: 2013-03-15

  • WP 3.5 Media Manager seamless integrated
  • Time-links now available for YouTube and Dailymotion (append #t=1m2s)
  • New autoplay setting
  • Specify your Dailymotion Syndication Key
  • Added get_the_post_video_image & get_the_post_video_image_url
  • Local videos no longer break when domain changes or attachment is edited
  • Better Featured Image handling

1.3: 2013-01-16

  • Internationalization: Added German translations
  • Added customizations for YouTube and Dailymotion
  • Revamped video sizing
  • Better error handling
  • Contextual help on media settings and post edit screen
  • LiveLeak (very experimental, they have no API)

1.2: 2013-01-09

  • Local Videos: mp4, webm, ogg
  • More dynamic user interface
  • Minimized JS and CSS

1.1: 2012-12-16

  • Dailymotion
  • Fixed YouTube time-links
  • Enhanced interaction of Featured Videos & Featured Images

1.0: 2012-12-13

  • Release

Requires: 3.7 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.2.3
Last Updated: 2015-7-20
Active Installs: 10,000+

Ratings

4.9 out of 5 stars

Support

51 of 66 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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