This TubePress add-on replaces video thumbnail images with fully-functional embedded video players. Among other things, this allows your users to watch your videos right within the context of your gallery.
This article applies to TubePress when used in WordPress. Standalone PHP users should refer to this article instead.
This add-on is pre-installed at no cost for TubePress Express users (including Jimdo, Weebly, and 1&1) and Wix users; you only need to purchase and install the add-on if you are using TubePress as a WordPress plugin or in standalone PHP.
Purchase and download this add-on from the downloads page on the TubePress Dashboard.
Unzip the file you downloaded (
quickplay_x_y_z.zip) into the add-ons subdirectory of
your TubePress Content Directory
You should now have a directory at
are the major, minor, and micro version numbers of the add-on.
Copy (or symlink) the directory at
Clear the TubePress system cache once so TubePress discovers the add-on and theme.
Anytime you add TubePress to a post or page,
set the options
[tubepress enableQuickplay="true" theme="tubepress/quickplay"]
A common question we get from users is:
How can I have an embedded video player that automatically shows the latest video from my YouTube or Vimeo channel?
With QuickPlay, this is easy to do for any collection of videos. The trick is to set
For instance, say that you’d like to show the latest video from YouTube user
The following invocation would achieve this:
[mode="user" userValue="engineerguyvideo" resultCountCap="1" orderBy="newest" enableQuickplay="true" theme="tubepress/quickplay" embeddedWidth="480" embeddedHeight="270"]
The result is an always-updating, fully customizable single video embed that you can embed anywhere on your site.