This Visual Composer Addon – HTML5 Radio Player is all you need from a radio player: ShoutCast & IceCast support, categories, search, LastFM API support and more… This is an addon / extension for WPBakery Page Builder (formerly Visual Composer).
Installation – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ke_nOxNc2S0
Manage the categories (Optional) – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cest_YQ5HMk
Manage the player playlist and settings – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOz0bP_Arpw
Only Radio Stream Needed
Just add the radio stream and the player will get radio name, radio categories, current playing song and artist photo.
Shoutcast & Icecast Support
It supports Shoutcast and Icecast radio streaming. Radio Stream should be MP3 type, no support for AAC/AAC+ stream
The radio player can be used in websites which are responsive. Optional parameter to disable responsive behavior in order to integrate it in non-responsive websites.
It is compatible with IOS and Android operating systems.
The player uses Last.FM API to display the photo of the current playing singer.
You can choose from the 2 available skins: back & white. Also, from parameters you can create any color scheme, having the possibility to integrate it in any design.
The playlist items are structured in categories. A radio file can belong to multiple categories. The categories are automatically generated from the radio stream data.
You have the option to search the playlist. The results will be displayed as you type the search term.
Button to show or hide the playlist. Also option to start the player with the playlist hidden.
You can share the radio player on Facebook and Twitter. Parameters to customize the share title and description.
Option To Manually Set Radio Name And Categories Name
If needed, you have the option to manually set the radio name and categories name
You can insert multiple radio players on your website or on the same page.
You can set as visible or set as hidden: playlist, volume, share buttons
Over 70 parameters from where you can customize your player, including: width, autoplay, initial volume, playlist, categories & color parameters.
Once you’ve bought the product, you can download for free, from your account, all the updated versions.
Notes for IOS/Android (restrictions imposed by Apple/Google):
1. The autoplay will not work because IOS/Android disables autoplay feature and it can’t be controlled from JS
2. Volume controllers will not work on IOS/Android. You’ll have to adjust the volume with physical buttons of the mobile device.
3. ShoutCast version below 2.0 doesn’t function on iOS 11. Please update ShoutCast server to at least v2.0
4. Icecast 2.4 kh4/kh5 do not function on iOS 11. Older versions (2.3.3 KH11) and standard Icecast 2.4.1 do function correctly. Please update IceCast server to latest version.
Note for Safari & Chrome (restrictions imposed by Apple & Google):
Starting with Safari 11 and Chrome 66 the autoplay will not work because Apple & Google disabled autoplay feature and it can’t be controlled from JS
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If you need additional information don’t hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We’ll try to answer you as quickly as possible.
UPDATES / RELEASE LOG
***Version 1.6.3 Release Date: February 26, 2019 - code modifications for the display of the artist image ***Version 188.8.131.52 Release Date: January 17, 2019 - code modifications for reading the 'Current Song' features ***Version 1.6.2 Release Date: October 25, 2018 - updated the FaceBook API to the latest version 3.1 - added FaceBook share parameters ***Version 1.6.1 Release Date: October 10, 2018 - multiple code improvements ***Version 1.6 Release Date: June 19, 2018 - Chrome auto-play restriction for HTML5 audio & video tags fix - Safari 11 on Mac auto-play restriction for HTML5 audio & video tags fix ***Version 1.5.1 Release Date: March 01, 2018 - bug fix ***Version 1.5 Release Date: February 22, 2018 - bug fix which appeared on IOS when the playlist had not scroll ***Version 1.4.4 Release Date: January 11, 2018 - code improvements for touch navigation feature ***Version 1.4.3 Release Date: October 04, 2017 - HTTPS compatibility ***Version 1.4.2 Release Date: July 26, 2017 - it automatically adds '/;' at the end of the stream which requires these characters ***Version 184.108.40.206 Release Date: March 19, 2017 - the last.fm api will display the image on websites which use HTTPS ***Version 1.4.1 Release Date: January 28, 2017 - updated the Facebook API to the latest version 2.8 - improvements for 'now_playing' features ***Version 1.4 Release Date: September 29, 2016 - code improvements ***Version 1.3 Release Date: May 12, 2016 - bug fix: play button will appear on load, for mobile devices, instead of pause button - improvements for 'streamandgenre' & 'now_playing' features ***Version 1.2.3 Release Date: March 4, 2016 - full compatibility with Microsoft Edge ***Version 1.2.2 Release Date: January 19, 2016 - code improvements ***Version 1.2.1 Release Date: January 07, 2016 - code improvements ***Version 1.2 Release Date: August 26, 2015 - code improvements ***Version 1.1 Release Date: August 19, 2015 - feature: updated the script to work with the new Last.FM API ***Version 1.0 Release Date: August 6, 2015