The <video> tag is used to add videos to the HTML page. Video tag currently supports MP4, WebM, and Ogg formats.
<video width="250" height="250" autoplay> <source src="video.mp4" type="video/mp4"> Video tag is not supported </video>
|autoplay||autoplay||Specifies that the video will start playing as soon as it is ready.|
|control||control||Specifies that video controls should be displayed (such as a play/pause button etc).|
|height||pixel||Sets the height of the video player|
|loop||loop||Specifies that the video will start over again, every time it is finished|
|muted||muted||Specifies that the audio output of the video should be muted|
|poster||URL||Specifies an image to be shown while the video is downloading, or until the user hits the play button|
|preloaded||Specifies if and how the author thinks the video should be loaded when the page loads|
|src||URL||Specifies the URL of the video file|
|width||pixel||Sets the width of the video player|
Things to remember
- Most browsers support the MP4 format.
- Autoplay may not work on some browsers.