How do I EASILY get video on a WordPress website?
Posted on 2013-11-26
I am using the latest WordPress release 3.7.1 and want to display a video on the homepage. I have the video in mp4 format, uploaded it to the media library, and then click on view (from within the CP). It does not play. The ring spins around, but nothing loads. The video is 20mb and works fine on my computer.
I then tried the flowplayer plugin, and after installation and activation, I created a video using this uploaded file, but instead of seeing a video on the page, I see [flowplayer id="1330"]
1. there is supposed to be video available in the CORE. How do I access it?
2. If this core code is not working well, or if there is a better solution, what is it? I need something that is without cost, does not have a watermark, and will allow me to have a small video player on the homepage (with a button for full screen viewing).