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Vimeo Short Code


Allows the user to embed Vimeo movie clips by entering a shortcode () into the post area. Vimeo’s options regarding the display of meta properties like by-line, title, or the video author’s portrait are supported as short code attributes. We built this plugin as a solution for embedding videos on our site.


HTML5 embed code contributed by Gabriele Maidecchi. German translation by @talkpress.


  1. Enter the short code into any post. clip_id is the number from the clip’s URL (e.g.
  2. Optionally modify the clip’s appearance by specifying width or height, like so:
  3. Toggle the display of byline, portrait and title like so:
  4. Using empty values for either the width or height attributes will cause Lux Vimeo to calculate the proper dimension based on a 16:9 aspect ration. Example: or


  1. Unzip and upload the contained files to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


3 Սեպտեմբերի, 2016
It does not display the video at all, only the text "auto playing auto muting video". DO NOT BOTHER.
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Contributors & Developers

“Vimeo Short Code” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Version 1.3

  1. Bug fixes
  2. Remove deprecated old embedding method with OBJECTs
  3. Tested for WP 3.8.1-alpha compatibility

Version 1.2

  1. Tested for WP 3.7-alpha compatibility

Version 1.1

  1. Added attributes: byline, title, portrait, html5 (props Gabriele Maidecchi), color
  2. Fixed bug in dimension calculation.

Version 1.0

Initial release.