Allows a Brightcove Video Cloud player to be easily embedded into a post by its player URL.
This allows you to embed a Brightcove Video Cloud smart player easily by using its player URL in a shortcode. It does not need a Video Cloud Media API key, so works with any Brightcove account edition.
Note this is not a CMS integration that allows you to upload, manage and browse content in your Video Cloud account from within WordPress.
First get a link to the video and player you want to use from the Video Cloud media module.
In the post editor, add the the URL surrounded by
[/bc], for example:
It doesn't have to be a bcove.me URL. You can also use a link.brightcove.com URL or the URL of any page that has a Video Cloud player in its HTML, e.g.
The player publishing code found at the URL is used as-is. You can override the player width and/or height like this:
[bc width="240" height="135"]http://bcove.me/f8b43rfg[/bc]
Or override autostart like this: