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Elite Video Player is modern, responsive, fully customisable high-end video player for WordPress that support advertising and the most popular video platforms like YouTube (single, channel, playlist), Vimeo, self-hosting videos (only mp4 required), Google drive videos, Dropbox videos, local videos, Amazon S3 and LiveStreaming HLS m3u8 videos.. Showcase your videos in your site across all browsers & devices with this unique and most powerful video player around.
Have your Elite Player up and running in minutesInstallation is super easy. Simply choose video player type and insert the shortcode in your page or post.
YouTube support – playlist/channel/single youtubeElite video player can play any youtube video, import youtube playlists or even user channels. You can use default YouTube player or YouTube player with custom controls.
YouTube 360 VR & YouTube LiveStreaming supportElite video player has now support for any Youtube 360 VR video, and even supports livestream videos from Youtube.
Self-hosted videosYou can host your own videos with only mp4 format required.
Vimeo supportAlso, elite video player can play any video from vimeo too. Vimeo videos can be played with default Vimeo player or custom Elite player.
HTTP Live Streaming (HLS .m3u8) supportElite video player now supports HLS (HTTP Live Streaming) .m3u8 files.
Amazon S3 & Amazon cloud drive videosElite player can play any video from amazon server.
Google drive videosYou can store and play videos from any Google drive.
Dropbox videosRecommended when it comes to large files, use Dropbox to host your videos for free and play them in Elite player accross websites.
Local videosYou can also play any video from your local drive, no need for web hosting. Videos from dropbox are also supported.
Openload videosElite video player can play any video from Openload.
Mixed videosCreate your playlist with any video type you want – mix YouTube/Vimeo/Self-hosted/GoogleDrive videos all in one playlist.
AdvertisingElite video player supports pre-roll (before), mid-roll (during), post-roll (after), video ads and pop-up ads. For each video in playlist you can set own pre-roll/mid-roll/post-roll/pop-up ad. Also, advertising is improved with custom skip ad option, which means that you can set different skip time for each video. Each ad can be added for all video types that elite player supports: youtube single videos/youtube playlists/user channels, vimeo videos, and self-hosted mp4 videos.
Google AnalyticsWith Google Analytics you can track how many times videos has been watched and downloaded. Also, you can track how many times Advertisement video has been watched, how long Advertisement video has been played (before it’s skipped) or even count how many times your advertisement video was clicked.
Sticky modeElite player has support for sticky mode to keep videos visible to your customers all the time on the page (when scrolling up/down through page). If video is not in user viewport, sticky player will appear in bottom corner, and if video is in user viewport, sticky player will automatically hide.
Lightbox mode, responsive mode, fullscreen modeElite video player can be showed in lightbox mode. You can set any image to open player in lightbox. Multiple lightbox images are supported (multiple lightbox players in same page). Lightbox options are: lightbox image, lightbox image width and height, lightbox close on click outside (optional), lightbox autoplay (optional). This way you can have multiple video players on the same page.
Responsive mode creates Elite video player that fits exactly into page or post content.
With Fullscreen mode Elite video player will cover the entire page.
Deeplinking videosElite player supports Deeplinking which means that any video from playlist can be accessed through URL link. Also, users can share active (current) video.
For example: Deeplinking target to video called “Top Models” from playlist.
Protect video contentOn self hosted videos you can disable right click over the video to prevent “Save video” action, and hide “src” attribute.
Also, to protect your videos in a way that nowbody can see your video content (even if it’s “downloaded”) is to use HTTP Live Streaming – HLS m3u8 format.
This will help to understand better: link, this way nobody can view your video.
Convert your .mp4 files into .m3u8 format to protect your videos.
jpg, png, gif supportWith Elite video player you can display your images or gifs, instead the video. This feature gives you option to use Elite player like banner or image slider. You can even mix images with videos in the same playlist.
Unlimited color optionElite player look can be customised by changing the color accent to any color you like to make your player blend in to your website perfectly.
It works everywhereElite video player is a HTML5 ready player that enables it to work on all platforms – desktop & mobile.
Elite player is optimized for laptops with touchscreen as well.
Lifetime support!With this purchase you get a lifetime 5 star support. You also get a frequent updates, bug fixes and adding new features (on customers requests) for free!
- the most advanced video player
- packed with options
- pre-roll, mid-roll, post-roll, pop-up advertising that works with youtube videos/playlists/user channels
- pre-roll, mid-roll, post-roll, pop-up advertising that works with vimeo videos
- pre-roll, mid-roll, post-roll, pop-up advertising that works with self-hosted videos
- Lightbox mode
- mixed videos – YouTube/Vimeo/Self hosted/GoogleDrive
- Google Drive videos support
- Amazon S3 support
- mobile optimized
- optimized for touchscreen laptops
- responsive design
- sticky mode
- easy to use
- choose between custom YouTube controls or default YouTube controls
- multiple (unlimited) instances of Elite video player in same page
- resizeable width and height
- font awesome icons – perfect for Retina displays (font Awesome icons are vectors, which mean they are gorgeous on high-resolution displays)
- fully customisable – use any color scheme you like or set one of the 20 pre-built colors (lime, green, emerald, teal, cyan, cobalt, indigo, violet, pink, magenta, crimson, red, orange, yellow, amber, brown, olive, steel, mauve, taupe)
- choose between 2 types of player – with playlist or without playlist
- real fullscreen support
- tooltip indicator for better user experiance
- optional right-click menu
- option to hide self hosted video sources (to prevent users from download/steal your videos)
- autoplay (optional)
- logo image (optional)
- poster image (optional)
- autohide controls (optional)
- shuffle (optional)
- load random video on webpage load (optional)
- info window (optional)
- social networks share (optional)
- embed player (optional)
- 6 video player pre-built shadow effects
- use only icons that you need
- 12 pre-built scrollbar types (light,minimal,light-2,light-3,light-thick,light-thin,inset,inset-2,inset-3,rounded,rounded-dots,3d)
- well documented
- free support
- free updates
What Buyers say
Change logv 3.3 – 20.1.2019.
Fix - small volume fix for HTML5 autoplayv 3.2 – 10.1.2019.
- improved loading plugin scriptsv 3.1 – 10.1.2019.
New - added support for multiple Vimeo API player instances - Fix - not loading video through "id" parametar from urlv 3.0 – 5.11.2018.
Fix - fixed showing/hiding 'nowPlayingTitle' when title is longer than video areav 2.8 – 14.9.2018.
New - added Google Analytics: track how many times videos has been watched track how many times video has been downloaded track how many times AD video has been played track how long AD video has been before skippedv 2.6 – 4.9.2018.
Fix - fixed youtube video on finish behaviour: when selected option on finish:"Stop video", player restarts and shows first frame of played videov 2.5 – 1.9.2018. Major update
New - implemented Sticky mode to keep videos visible to your customers all the time on the page (when scrolling up/down through page). If video is not in user viewport, sticky player will appear in bottom corner, and if video is in user viewport, sticky player will automatically hide. - autoplay video only if video is in viewport on page loadv 2.3.8 – 6.6.2018.
Fix - small css fix: first item in bottom playlist was not displaying correctlyv 2.3.7 – 10.4.2018.
New - added 'playsinline' attribute to youtube player so youtube video plays inline, not in fullscreen - improved logo resizeingv 2.3.6 – 29.3.2018.
New - added option to adjust video ratio to fit perfectly when playlist is 'opened' or 'closed'v 2.3.5 – 12.1.2018.
- New Deeplinking (user can share active (current) video, meaning any video from playlist can be accessed through URL)v 2.3.4 – 23.12.2017.
New - removed iphone-inline-video.js script; player now uses only 'webkit-playsinline' attribute to autoplay HTML5 self-hosted videos on mobilev 2.3.3 – 19.9.2017.
- New implemented HLS m3u8 support ('main video' can be HLS m3u8, preroll/midroll/postroll also can be HLS m3u8 format) Fix - onVideoFinish:"Stop video" small bug fix only when preroll is enabled for youtube videos, show poster on finish - Fix - auto play next video for Youtube playlist fixedv 2.3.2 – 25.8.2017.
Fix - fixed small bug with Firefox oppening 3 tabs on ad clickv 2.3.1 – 18.8.2017.
New - added 'global' ads (you can use 'pool' of video ads and play them randomly, or 'stick' video ads to exact video) - added option to set any video ratio you can imagine (to create the best view of your video to your users, and to match your actual video ratio without editing your video) - iphone video playsinline (iPhone will display video like on desktop, avoiding iPhone native player) - iphone autoplay video (autoplay video on mobile) - add translations of all words in player (every single word in the video player can be edited/translated to your own language) Fix - works with all jQuery versions (including latest jQuery Core 3.2.1)v 2.3.0 – 23.4.2017.
Fix - fixed iPhone black margin bug when controls are "off"v 2.2.9 – 5.4.2017.
New - added support for laptops with touch screen Fix - fixed responsivness in lightbox mode when playlist is Offv 2.2.8 – 17.3.2017.
New - improved code, small fixesv 2.2.7. – 8.3.2017.
New - added support for mixed videos in same playlistv 2.2.6. – 2.3.2017.
New - autoplay disabled for mobile, enabled for desktopv 2.2.5 – 27.2.2017.
New - added second poster image (when video finished) Fix - youtube play/pause fix for mobilev 2.2.4 – 7.2.2017.
New - added play button on mobile for first video when autoplay is onv 2.2.3 – 3.2.2017.
New - when using self hosted videos, not to load youtube api, improved player loading - shuffle multiple videos even if no playlistv 2.2.2 – 30.1.2017.
New - added option for preloading self hosted videos ('none' or 'auto')v 2.2.1 – 29.1.2017.
New - Bottom playlist feature - choose to youtube videos get thumbnails automatically from youtube or set thumbnails manually Fix - usage of very large youtube playlistv 2.2.0 – 3.12.2016.
New - minor css fixv 2.1.9 – 2.12.2016.
New - improved design on smaller screensv 2.1.8. – 29.11.2016.
New - added download video button (optional)v 2.1.7. – 16.11.2016.
Fix - mobile scrolling improvementsv 2.1.6 – 14.11.2016.
Fix - lightbox mode fixv 2.1.5 – 31.10.2016.
Fix - small lightbox thumbnail fixv 2.1.4. – 23.10.2016.
Fix - youtube API v3 accepts unlimted videos from channel/playlistv 2.1.3. – 9.10.2016.
Fix - fixed quality button selectionv 2.1.2. – 30.8.2016.
New - added lightbox option to elite playerv 2.1.1. – 10.8.2016.
New - improved code, added new option for player layouts: fitToContainer, fixedSize, fitToBrowserv 2.1.0. – 3.8.2016.
Fix - fixed fullscreen bugv 2.0.9. – 19.6.2016.
New - added IE complete fullscreen support - added option to continuously play Vimeo videos even if playlist of 'turned off' Fix - disabled space key when ad is playingv 2.0.8 – 14.6.2016.
New - added option to choose Light or Dark player themev 2.0.7 – 24.3.2016.
New - added Youtube quality menu selectorv 2.0.6 – 2.2.2016.
Fix - fixed fullscreen for browsers that doesn't support native HTML5 fullscreenv 2.0.5 – 6.1.2016.
Fix - fixed bug with youtube API sometimes not loading on page loadv 2.0.4 – 24.11.2015.
Fix - Fixed bug with google drive videosv 2.0.3 – 24.11.2015.
New - added more advertising options: mid-roll, post-roll video ads, and pop-up ads - fixed some bugsv 2.0.2 – 02.10.2015.
Fix - Fixed bug with time total for videos with duration over 60 minutesv 2.0.1 – 20.9.2015.
New - added option to insert multiple instances of youtube player in same page - added preloader for preroll video Fix - small bug fixesv 2.0.0 – 24.8.2015.
Fix - Updated Vimeo API, fixed Vimeo preroll ads not playing.v 1.1.9 – 30.7.2015.
Fix - Fixed font awesome css file name to avoid conflicts if theme uses font awesomev 1.1.8 – 21.7.2015.
New - added option to set youtube video quality: 240p, 360p, 480p, 720p, 1080p, 4kv 1.1.7 – 19.6.2015.
Fix - Fixed bug when title doesn't change if playlist is "Off" and "shuffle" of multiple videos is enabledv1.1.6 – 20.5.2015.
New - added option to have continuous videos played (one after another, on finish) even with playist disabledv1.1.5 – 18.5.2015.
New - added hover effect on YouTube player Fix - fixed YouTube playlist/channel issuesv1.1.4 – 14.5.2015.
New - updated youtube API to v3.0v1.1.3 – 13.5.2015.
New - added custom controls for youtube player - added option to have closed playlist on webpage loadv1.1.2 – 5.5.2015.
Fix - fix for youtube videos not playing when selected in playlist on mobilev1.1.1 – 22.4.2015.
New - improved preroll unloading/skipping - added hand cursor on prerolls Fix - fixed IE9,10,11 bug with logo and poster not showing over Youtube player - fixed logo on youtube fullscreenv1.1.0 – 21.4.2015.
New - added option to disable "Skip advertisement"v1.0.9 – 8.4.2015.
New - added option to hide self hosted video sources (to prevent users from download/steal your videos)v1.0.8 – 6.4.2015.
Fix - fixed conflict with font awesome iconsv1.0.7 – 29.3.2015.
New - added new option to hide all player controlsv1.0.6 – 26.3.2015.
Fix - fixed space key issuev1.0.5 – 18.3.2015.
New - Added option for multiple instances of HTML5 player - Removed communication with youtube API when using HTML5 or Vimeo playerv1.0.4 – 4.3.2015.
Fix - fullscreen issue with player unerlying elements in some themesv1.0.3 – 3.3.2015.
New - improved share options, updated documentationv1.0.2 – 25.2.2015.
Fix - fixed bug with playlist scrollbarv1.0.1 – 24.2.2015.
Fix - fixed Internet Explorer 11 bug