Simple block that allows you to show a background 'poster image' and play an Mp4 video file on your website from the 'File Manager'.
The embedded video will automatically become responsive and fit all screen sizes using a little css, NO javscript.
Convert your AVI, MOV, WMV, XVID, Theora, MKV or FLV to MP4 with the FREE Miro Video Converter (Mac and Windows).
No need for different file types. MP4 is now a standard video delivery over all modern devices.
Upload a screenshot of your video or other image the same size as your video, this will act as a background for your video.
Connect your site to the C5 community. Click 'Extend concrete5' from the 'Dashboard'.
Click 'Get More Add-ons' and 'Search' for 'Mp4 Player'.
Purchase, 'Download and Install' and return to website.
In edit mode click somewhere to add a block. 'Click 'Add Block' and scroll to bottom and you should see the 'Mp4 Player' block.
Click on the 'Mp4 Player' block and choose a 'Poster Image' and an mp4 video file from your 'File Manager', give it width and height in pixels (same sizes as the uploaded video in the 'File Manager').
Tested on desktops and laptops:
Macs and Windows 7
4, 5 and 6.
Samsung Galaxy (Android)