Embedding the Video of an Uploaded Webm


(Ross) #1

Embedding the video of a webm after it has been uploaded requires an extra step. Simply copy and paste the url from href attribute of the added anchor (<a>) element into your post.

Linking to a Webm File

After you upload a webm it embeds a link like this:

<a class="attachment" href="//ardcomsat1.s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/original/1X/2d4264aa21c2fa85632d3528aca853d05d9dc5d1.webm">VID_20151208_224542.webm</a> (1.7 MB)

And in your post you will get a link like this: VID_20151208_224542.webm

Embedding a Webm Video

Strip the link from the href attribute and just post the url like this (you’ll need to insert http:):

http://ardcomsat1.s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/original/1X/2d4264aa21c2fa85632d3528aca853d05d9dc5d1.webm

In your post will be the embedded video.


It would be nice if things auto embedded after an upload, but currently it is assumed it is just a file that needs a link made.