This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

HTML5 Video Background

Description

HTML5 Video Background creates a fullscreen video background using html5 video for your website. Incase the browser viewing the site does not support HTML5 video it automaically falls back to an image with a link.

Screenshots

  • Video background plugin as seen on a client site.

Installation

  1. Upload wp-html5-video-bg folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Add full screen videos by adding a video link on the appropriate edit page

FAQ

I want `foo` video format?

Let me know in a comment or email me and I will add it.

Reviews

December 21, 2016
Hi, I know that description shows that it is only compatible to older versions of WordPress, but I used it for 4.4+ and it is showing background video but not adjusting right into the screen. so it is truncated from all across the page. Is there any way to make it fixed within the screen.
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Contributors & Developers

“HTML5 Video Background” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.1

  • Fixed logic error that prevented the plugin from working. Introduced during clean up.

1.0

  • Lots of clean up.
  • Linted JS.

0.5

  • Initial commit.