This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Fluidvids for WordPress

Description

Standalone JavaScript for fluid YouTube/Vimeo iframe embeds. Add more video players and selectors easily in the media settings.

Description of the Fluidvids script
“Fluidvids is a 1KB standalone module that provides a fluid solution for video embeds. Fluidvids has the ability for custom players to be added as well as support for dynamically injected (XHR/Ajax/createElement) videos.

Check out a demo of fluidvids

Credits

The plugin can also be found on GitHub.

Screenshots

  • Plugin Settings

Installation

Installing from the WordPress dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ plugins dashboard
  2. Search for ‘Fluidvids for WordPress’
  3. Click ‘Install Now’
  4. Activate the plugin on the WordPress Plugin dashboard

Uploading in the WordPress dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ plugins dashboard
  2. Navigate to the ‘Upload’ area
  3. Select fluidvids.zip from your computer
  4. Upload
  5. Activate the plugin on the WordPress Plugin dashboard

Using FTP

  1. Download fluidvids.zip
  2. Extract the fluidvids directory to your computer
  3. Upload the fluidvids directory to your wp-content/plugins directory
  4. Activate the plugin on the WordPress Plugins dashboard

Configuration

You can add additional players in the media settings.

Contributors & Developers

“Fluidvids for WordPress” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.4.1 – 19th July 2014

  • Update Fluidvids to 2.4.1
    • Fix bug for class names already existing on host element

1.4.0 – 25nd June 2014

  • Update Fluidvids to 2.4.0
    • Fix bug for comparing width/height attrs > 1000

1.3.0 – 21st June 2014

  • Update Fluidvids to 2.3.0
    • Add support for videos where height > width
    • Multiple selector support and CSS change to unrestrict element type
    • Add npm entry point
    • Change apply() to render() for better naming
    • Use while loop for and improved loop perf
  • Add option to set selectors

1.2.0 – 1st March 2014

  • Update Fluidvids to 2.2.0
    • XHR/Ajax content support via new apply() method to requery DOM
    • Add AMD support

1.1.0 – 16th December 2013

  • Update Fluidvids to 2.1.0
    • Fix IE8 bug

1.0.0 – 6th December 2013

  • Initial release