Embeds component

This is a subcomponent of the Media component.

The Embeds component is all about embedding external content in posts. You can learn more about this feature on the WordPress Codex.

The most recent enhancement in this component was the introduction of enhanced embeds for WordPress sites in WordPress 4.4. This feature enables users to embed posts from any other WordPress site easily and securely.

Future Release 4.4

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38 open tickets in the Embeds component

38 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request task (blessed)
4.8 1 3 0 0
Awaiting Review 9 9 3 0
Future Release 1 10 1 1

38 open tickets. Last 7 days: +0 tickets

4 tickets slated for 4.8

View list in Trac

  • #38367  Adding Screencast.com as an oEmbed provider
  • #39373  url_to_postid() returning post ID for external URL
  • #39759  Make $thumbnail_id filterable in embed-content.php
  • #40450  Introduce REST API endpoint for proxying requests to external oEmbed providers rest-api

38 open tickets

Open bugs: 11. View list on Trac

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  • johnbillion
  • wonderboymusic
  • swissspidy

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