Apache JSPWiki

Friday August 12, 2016

JSPWiki feature highlight: Easily embed videos and other media with Viewer

With the introduction of JSPWIki's new Haddock template comes a super-easy way to add videos and other media to your wiki pages. This is the new Viewer feature (one of the many available JSPWiki Styles).

Adding videos with Viewer is as simple as wrapping your video link with the %%viewer markup—a much easier method compared with previous video plugins. For example, the markup in the first screenshot below generates the video displayed in the second following screenshot:

Using the Viewer JSPWiki style

Using the Viewer JSPWiki style

The Viewer feature supports a wide range of online services from which video content is automatically recognised (check out the full list here).

Other neat tricks are possible with Viewer. For example, you can embed content from existing wiki links or external webpages in the same way:

Using the Viewer JSPWiki style

Using the Viewer JSPWiki style

For full details and more examples on how to use Viewer, see:


Comments:

Post a Comment:
Comments are closed for this entry.

Calendar

Search

Hot Blogs (today's hits)

Tag Cloud

Categories

Feeds

Links

Navigation