Since digital camcorders and video editing software became accessible to the large audience, it’s no longer a challenge for anybody to make a video. This fact underlies a lot of web trends, namely the sky-rocketing popularity of video sharing portals and widespread use of video content across websites and blogs. A good piece of video can help you deliver your message more effectively, educate readers, stimulate discussion and get your brand going far beyond your own domain. Happily, it’s not a problem nowadays to integrate a video into a web page, as there’s a lot of different tools to assist with this task. Some of them are free, others are pricey. Here is a roundup of the most popular means of web video embedment.
1. Kvisoft flip book maker pro
Kvisoft flip book maker pro is a profession type of page flip software to embed video to page-turning html publications. It has strong edit functions such as add hyperlinks, text, images, sound on flip page. Users not only embed video in html but also create multimedia flip page magazine. Kvisoft flip book maker pro has so strong functions, but people can use it without professional skills.
2. YouTube Embed Code
If you run a branded channel on YouTube, there’s a good opportunity to use YouTube embedding facilities. There are some obvious marketing benefits of this method: once submitted, your video gets involved into the full cycle of YouTube life with its views, search queries, comments, ratings, playlists, etc. Thus, you increase the chances of your video content attracting visitors to your resource. The embedment procedure is fast and easy: you upload a video to your channel, go to the player, acquire the embed code and paste it into your web page. YouTube also provides additional options to customize the player like play in HD, switch to HTTPS, suggest other videos, etc
3. HTML tags
You can embed the video file into your HTML page using the tag. Upload the video file to the server and add the following code to your HTML page:
Where video.avi is your video file name. It can be also replaced with the root to your video file like:
4. HTML5 tag
The latest HTML5 add to <video> tag. The new <video> tag in HTML5 markup allows web developers to add videos into a web page without any special plugins. To make the most of HTML5 video, you have to prepare your video in three variants – H.264, Theora OGG and WebM
<video width=”320″ height=”240″ controls>
<source src=”movie.mp4″ type=”video/mp4″>
<source src=”movie.ogg” type=”video/ogg”>
<source src=”movie.webm” type=”video/webm”>
The first way is well suited for all the people whether you have or don’t know professional skills. The others ways above are well suited for both novice and savvy web developers, each of them having their own pros and cons.