HTML5 Video How-to

HTML5 Video How-to

Alex Libby

Over 20 sensible, hands-on recipes to encode and exhibit movies within the HTML5 video standard
* Encode and embed movies into websites utilizing the HTML5 video standard
* put up movies to renowned websites, reminiscent of YouTube or VideoBin
* offer cross-browser help for HTML5 video clips and create your personal customized video participant utilizing jQuery

In Detail

Publishing movies on-line has been round for a couple of years, even if has relatively taken off with the arrival of video sharing websites comparable to YouTube. the ability of video is very large if performed good; it will probably current loads of details in a extra visually enticing demeanour than utilizing written textual content and photographs. performed badly notwithstanding – it will possibly current genuine difficulties to the corporate or person web hosting the video, that experience the capability to reason a few actual harm!

"HTML5 Video How-To" is a realistic, hands-on advisor that gives you with a couple of transparent step by step routines, so as to assist you benefit from the true energy that's at the back of HTML5 video, and provides you a great grounding in utilizing it on your internet pages.

This publication appears on the HTML5 video codecs to be had, and breaks down the secret and confusion that surrounds which structure to take advantage of. it's going to take you thru a few transparent, useful recipes that can assist you to use the hot HTML5 video average, quick and painlessly.

You also will find out how to construct your individual video participant utilizing jQuery, or through the use of one of many pre-built libraries on hand. we are going to additionally seriously look into including performance comparable to lightbox results, or subtitles, in addition to find out how to put up movies to renowned web hosting websites, equivalent to YouTube or VideoBin. with a view to benefit from utilizing the hot HTML5 video layout, then this can be the e-book for you.

You will examine every little thing you must be aware of to transform movies into the ideal structure, in addition to easy methods to exhibit them on your browser or web content, throughout a number of platforms.

What will you study from this publication
* changing movies right into a legitimate HTML5 format
* developing playback help for movies from inside of your websites or browser
* Embedding movies utilizing the HTML5 standard
* Publishing video clips to well known website hosting websites, equivalent to YouTube or VideoBin
* constructing fall-back help for older browsers
* aid for cross-browser playback, utilizing a HTML5 polyfill
* construction your individual customized video participant utilizing jQuery
* making a subject matter to be used together with your video player
* including subtitles for your video
* offering video clips utilizing a "lightbox" effect


This booklet takes the How-to sequence method of assist you research most vital projects via recipes

Who this publication is written for

This publication is excellent for builders new to the HTML5 Video ordinary, and who're trying to get an exceptional grounding in the best way to use the recent structure. It's assumed that you'll have a few adventure in HTML and jQuery already, in addition to being conversant in embedding video clips utilizing present "old school" tools, equivalent to home windows Media participant. Readers are anticipated to have a number of movies on hand, that allows you to be used in the course of the routines inside of this book.

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