Elevate Your WordPress Video Experience!
The Better Video & Playlist Plugin is designed to enhance the video capabilities of your WordPress website while adding a sophisticated video playlist feature. This plugin ensures that your site’s visitors enjoy a seamless and engaging video-watching experience.
- Resume Video Playback: Never lose progress – our plugin remembers where you left off.
- Video Progress Storage: Store video progress in the WordPress database and local browser storage.
- Customized Start Time: Start your videos at specific times using the
?t=120starts at 2 minutes).
- Video Playlists: Create and manage video playlists effortlessly using block editor.
- Autoplay Next Video: Keep viewers engaged with automatic playback of the next video.
- Emoji Customization: Add a personal touch with custom video emojis.
- Background Color: Tailor the video player’s background color to match your site’s aesthetics.
Why Choose Better Video & Playlist?
- User-Friendly: Seamlessly integrate advanced video features into your WordPress site.
- Progress Tracking: Never make viewers start from scratch; they can pick up right where they left off.
- Playlist Management: Create and organize video playlists with ease.
- Community Support: Join a community of users benefiting from this plugin’s capabilities.
- Tested for WordPress 6.4 compatibility
- Major jQuery and PHP code refactor
- Improved method for tracking played videos
- New admin panel with customizable settings
- Enhanced descriptions and FAQs
- Tested for WordPress 6.3 compatibility
- Added smooth scroll to video
- Implemented AJAX for storing video time for logged-in users
- Initial release
This plugin provides 1 block.
- Playlist Block
Via WordPress Admin:
- Go to Plugins -> Add New.
- Search for “Better Video & Playlist.”
- Click Install Now.
- Activate the plugin.
- Download the plugin.
- Unzip the .zip file and upload the folder to
- Activate the plugin in the Plugins menu of WordPress.
How to Use?
To enable the video features, add a video from the post editor or use the HTML video tag. You can include as many video tags as needed.
Creating Video Playlists
You can create a video playlist within your editor by using the block.
Or by using the advanced settings panel and setting it to “bvideo_playlist.” Alternatively, you can create a list in your HTML with the id “bvideo_playlist.”
Here’s an example HTML playlist:
var video_playlist = [
“name”: “Video 1”,
“name”: “Video 2”,
“name”: “Video 3”,
Contributors & Developers
“Better Video & Playlist” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors