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audio on blog

Discussion in 'Blogging' started by HiramClarkOG, Jun 18, 2009.

  1. HiramClarkOG

    HiramClarkOG Registered Member

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    is there anyway that i can play audio through my wp blog w/o installing the audio on my host servers?
     
  2. werrich

    werrich Regular Member

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    you can record audio and upload it to youtube, vimeo, etc and then embed/link that from a blog post
     
  3. HiramClarkOG

    HiramClarkOG Registered Member

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    you know how there are those sight that when you det to the home/landing page music just starts playing? that is what I am trying to accomplish.
     
  4. oldenstylehats

    oldenstylehats Elite Member Premium Member

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    In almost all cases, this audio is hosted on the server. It is actually pretty poor form to stream audio from a site without permission of that site's owner as streaming audio and video can be a real drain on bandwidth.
     
  5. HiramClarkOG

    HiramClarkOG Registered Member

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    Thanks for the input gentlemen. i just embedded a player from playlist dot com.
     
  6. y2kh8r

    y2kh8r Junior Member

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    box.net is pretty cool for this kind of stuff, but I don't think it does autoplay.
     
  7. 94FBR

    94FBR Registered Member

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    PHP:
     <object width="1" height="1">
    <
    param value="http://www.youtube.com/v/xxxxxxxxxxx&autoplay=1" name="movie"/>
    <
    embed width="1" src="http://www.youtube.com/v/xxxxxxxxxxx&autoplay=1" height="1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"></embed>
    </
    object
    find a song on youtube..
    replace xxxxxxxxxxx with the video id..

    put the code on the blog..

    & yep.. it'll autoplay..