WordPress Video Plugin & Widget

WonderPlugin Video Embed is an easy and powerful way to add videos to your WordPress. You can embed your video to the sidebar widget, WordPress posts and pages. It supports YouTube, Vimeo, Wistia and self-hosted MP4/WebM videos. The video player is fully responsive and works on iPhone, iPad, Android, Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge.


WordPress Video Widget

With the included video widget, you can easily embed a video player to your WordPress sidebar widget.


Insert Video to WordPress Post/Page

The plugin will add a button to the WordPress post/page visual editor. By clicking the button, you can embed your video player to the post/page.

Support YouTube, Vimeo, Wistia and MP4/WebM videos

The plugin supports YouTube, Vimeo, Wistia and self-hosted MP4/WebM videos.


Play Video in Lightbox Popup

By working together with our premium plugin WonderPlugin Lightbox, you can play video in a Lightbox Popup. You can also choose to automatically open the popup on page load and close the popup when the video ends.

Full Responsive and Work on All Major Devices and Web Browsers

The WordPress video player is full responsive and works on all major devices and web browsers, including iPhone, iPad, Android, Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera, Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge.

WordPress Lightbox


Play YouTube Video in Lightbox Popup, Auto Close When the Video Ends (WonderPlugin Lightbox is required)

Play Vimeo Video Inline

Play MP4/WebM Video Inline

Play MP4/WebM Video in Lightbox Popup


What's New

Version 2.0 - March 5, 2024

  • Fix compatibility issues with PHP 8.2 and 8.3

Version 1.9 - October 28, 2022

  • Remove the legacy Flash video player SWF file from the installation package
  • Fix the display issue on the Overview page

Version 1.8 - July 18, 2021

  • Escape shortcode attributes

Version 1.7 - August 19, 2020

  • Fix a compatibility issue with WordPress 5.5

Version 1.6 - May 16, 2019

  • Output all options in video embed shortcode

Version 1.5 - August 7, 2018

  • Add an option to specify the z-index of the dialog in the post/page editor

Version 1.4 - May 18, 2018

  • Fix minor bugs

Version 1.3 - March 26, 2018

  • Fix the bug of video controls not working in full screen mode under the latest Chrome
  • Change to use native video controls on iPhone, iPad and Android devices
  • Remove the video download button in the native video controls by default

Version 1.2 - July 10, 2016

  • Use native video controls for Firefox and Internet Explorer

Version 1.1

  • Add title for Lightbox
  • Add Lightbox to a group and display a Lightbox gallery
  • Add document for Lightbox advanced options

Version 1.0

  • First public version released