Posting Videos in MODX Revolution

  1. Embedding YouTube Videos
  2. Embedding Vimeo Videos

Embedding YouTube Videos

  1. First find the video that you want to embed. 
    Example: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9zXQLB_aHt4.
  2. For YouTube click on the Share button.  Then click on the embed button.  Select your options and copy the code.
    YouTube

  3. Now click on the Film Strip button in your MODX Manager.  Assuming you are using TinyMCE Editor.  A Window will pop up, click on the Source tab.  Then paste in the embed code. 
    Insert media
  4. You can click back on the General tab and preview the video.  You can also change the dimension and then just click on the Insert button. 
    Preview Video
  5. And once you save and then view the page you should have your video like this:

Embedding Vimeo Videos

  1. First find the video that you want to embed.
    Example: http://vimeo.com/6578872
  2. For Vimeo hover over the video and then click on the embed< > button.
    Vimeo Embed Button
  3. A modal or window will pop up.  Copy the code.
    Vimeo code
  4. Now click on the Film Strip button in your MODX Manager. Assuming you are using TinyMCE Editor. A Window will pop up, click on the Source tab. Then paste in the embed code.
    Insert Vimeo video
  5. You can click back on the General tab and preview the video. You can also change the dimension and then just click on the Insert button.
  6. And once you save and then view the page you should have your video like this:

Comments (2)

  1. Mark Hamstra:
    Apr 12, 2012 at 08:23 PM

    I like your music preferences :)

    Thanks for this write-up, this is great to show to clients.

    VidLister may also help people who want to use videos with Revo as well, but slightly different: http://modx.com/extras/package/vidlister

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