Use a Vimeo® video as background of your page

Use a Vimeo® video as background of your page

We are more and more experiencing the use of background videos on web pages; They are visually capturing our attention giving more informations about the content of the website then a text or an image can do. There are two possible…

YTPlayer. Use the same background video cross pages

YTPlayer. Use the same background video cross pages

With the last 3.0.13 release of the jquery.mb.YTPlayer plug-in I’ve introduced a new option that lets the same video across different pages to start at the same point you left on the previous page. This is quite useful if you…

mb.YTPlayer 3.0 for Wordpress

mb.YTPlayer 3.0 for WordPress

The next major release of the WordPress mb.YTPlayer plug-in will have a surprise. For many years this plug-in has been distributed for free asking for a donation to the author (me) to sustain the development. This politic did not give…

How to Mask the mb.YTPlayer background video

How to Mask the mb.YTPlayer background video

With the last 3.0 release of my YTPlayer plugin I introduced the ability to create a mask (simply a PNG file) that covers the player giving at the video you are playing a particular effect.

How to customize the appearence of your mb.miniAudioPlayer Wordpress plug-in

How to customize the appearence of your mb.miniAudioPlayer WordPress plug-in

In this short video I’m explaining how you can create a custom skin for your miniAudioPlayer and use that in your wordpress site.

How to start over the audio each time you click play with the mb.miniAudioPlayer plug-in

Someone asked me if the player could be set to start over when the it is paused and played again. At the time the player behavior is that if you pause it and then play it again it starts from…

Add a YTPlayer background video on Wordpress post category page

Add a YTPlayer background video on WordPress post category page

I’m writing this post because of the many questions I received on how could be implemented the YTPlayer in a category page of WordPress. Adding it to the home page (when the home page is the recent post list) and…

Firefox and the Youtube video quality issue

Firefox and the Youtube video quality issue

Google recently switched to adaptive videos streaming on YouTube by using Media Source Extensions. This technology generates media streams for playback in JavaScript allowing dynamic change of video quality and a more accurate control of the stream. You can check what…