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Return VideoJS Player to Poster Frame After Video Ends

September 25th, 2013 - Posted by Steve Marks to (X)HTML / CSS, Javascript / jQuery, Web Development.
I’ve written previously about VideoJS and a problem I faced whilst using it. Todays post isn’t about a problem as such, but more a usability improvement that, to be honest, I couldn’t believe wasn’t default functionality. The improvement I’m referring to is re...

jQuery Tubular YouTube Video Not Loading On WordPress Site

July 9th, 2013 - Posted by Steve Marks to Javascript / jQuery, PHP, Web Development.
Normally I like to think I’m quite a calm and relaxed person. Or so I thought until I came across this problem when I was on the verge of throwing the PC out of the window. Ok, maybe that’s a little extreme, but after spending about 5 hours looking into this problem I was reall...

HTML5 Video Playing Sound But No Visual

March 30th, 2013 - Posted by Steve Marks to (X)HTML / CSS, Web Development.
When I first heard murmerings of HTML5 a few years back, the ability to add video through use of a simple <video> tag was one of the first new features I remember being discussed. Up until last week, I still hadn’t had the opportunity to have a play with this functionality. My ...

When JW Player Doesn’t Play On IE

June 22nd, 2010 - Posted by Steve Marks to Flash, Javascript / jQuery, Web Development.
I’ve used the JW Player flash player for lots of projects now. It’s free, customisable enough and has a lot of documentation, plus community support, to help when something isn’t working right. I ran into an issue during my latest project however where JW Player was worki...