Adding video to a websites homepage.

Have a site "advancedparamedic.com" which takes you to index.php home page. I have the task of adding the video to the website. The video is a wmv 26.7 MB 640X360 Frame Width / Height Respectively. I can access the index.php file but im looking for suggestions of how to code this in and best place for it. I was thinking of a small box with a play button like i see on some sites..but dont know anything about php coding. I have backed up the index.php file by renaming it in case i have to revert to it should i make a mistake.
ShotgunGaperAsked:
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JF0Commented:
You can upload it to youtube or vimeo and use their embedding code.
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GiladnCommented:
You should use GET command to embed wmv video on your php page.
look at this:

http://www.computing.net/answers/webdevel/how-to-embed-wmv-using-php-get/2955.html

i'm sure you'll be OK with that, if you have backed up index.php just copy and past and change the code according to your needs, your should create a directory under your website and upload the wmv file there, let say the location in the code will be <param name="filename" value="/wmv/yourmovie.wmv">  ..
also see here:

http://www.justin-cook.com/wp/2006/11/29/how-to-embed-a-wmv-file-in-a-webpage/



 if not you have a much wider definition here:

http://www.streamalot.com/wm-embed.shtml

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ShotgunGaperAuthor Commented:
I forgot to mention if theres a way to make the video pop up in the 640X360 dimensions since if its too large it messes up the width of the webpage.
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hamza_ajCommented:
Hello,

if you don't know will about php coding, you can add video by using beautiful ajax effect and easy to use.

it's a free software make a video code for you, please see this example video:

http://www.tafseerelmi.com/promo.php

you can create ajax code like the example you watch simply just download: Video LightBox here:

http://videolightbox.com/

and you can add video to your website with stylish popup video effect.

also you can see demo in video light box website.

Regards
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ShotgunGaperAuthor Commented:
Excellent easy to understand with the comments in the code and beautiful result. Thanks
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