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    Getting Started with Brightcove Video Connect for the WordPress CMS

    This topic provides an overview of Brightcove Video Connect for the WordPress Content Management System.
    Plug-in Version Documentation Download Compatibility Notes
    2.0

    Plug-In

    Source Code

    Key Updates:

    • New Feature: Multi-language caption processing.
    • New Feature: Active/Inactive videos filtering.

    Requires at least: WordPress 4.2, Tested up to: WordPress 5.5

    1.9.2

    Plug-In

    Source Code

    Key Updates:

    • Enhancement: Enable searching on playlists.
    • Enhancement: Adds a "playsinline" option for embeds.
    • Enhancement: Adds a new settings field to have a default player size width.
    • Fix: URL encoding uploads for files with foreign characters.
    • Fix: Player ordering to better resemble the order in Brightcove Studio.
    • Fix: Issue with adding accounts to the plugin.
    • Fix: Upload new videos bug.
    • Enhancement: Picture in Picture Support.
    • Enhancement: Support to use Reference ID's in videos
    • Enhancement: Add a notice when credentials are revoked, prompting user to update them.

    Requires at least: WordPress 4.2, Tested up to: WordPress 5.4

    The Brightcove Connector for WordPress is an open source plugin.  You are free to install & use it for your needs.  If you are unable to successfully install the connector on your WordPress server, Brightcove offers a CMS Connector onboarding package which provides direct access to the connector developers for installation support.  Your Brightcove Account Manager can provide more details on the onboarding package.

    If the Brightcove Connector is installed but not working as documented, please fill out this support worksheet and include it with a support ticket to Brightcove customer support.


    Page last updated on 16 Sep 2020