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Gfycat Embed


Enables live embedding of gfycat links in the editor. Also adds options for looping, autoplaying and max video width under the Media page of settings. The play button is just an html link, so it will adhere to the existing theme’s style sheet.

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  1. When writing a post or page, simply paste a gfycat url into the editor and it will be auto embedded as a video tag.


  1. Just Click Activate, go to Settings > Media to see the new options added.


What’s Gfycat?

It’s a service that converts gifs into mp4s and plays them back using the video tag. Check it out


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