Embed BBC iPlayer content


Video Tutorials

BBC’s iPlayer service is a great, if UK-only service that lets you catch up with any content shown on BBC terrestrial channels from the recent past. (Outside the UK? Try Hotspot Shield’s VPN, or read this guy’s blog)

Wouldn’t it be great if you could embed these shows into your blog?

Well, you can.


Thanks to Ryan at upyourego.com for a much nicer, easier and altogether more professional method of creating the embed. Check it here:


*old method*

All credit to watchification.com for the method and code, and it’s a little hack-sy, but here you go:

insertPIDhere" class="player">
insertPIDhere" width="512" height="323" flashvars="domId=insertPIDhere&config_settings_showFullScreenCta=false&playlist=http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/playlist/insertPIDhere&config=http://www.bbc.co.uk/emp/iplayer/config.xml&config_settings_suppressCodec=h264" allowscriptaccess="always" allowfullscreen="true" wmode="default" quality="high" bgcolor="#000000" name="bbc_emp_embed_insertPIDhere" style="" src="http://www.bbc.co.uk/emp/9player.swf?revision=7276_7623" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"/>

<script type="text/javascript">
2 var emp = new embeddedMedia.Player();
3 emp.setWidth("512");
4 emp.setHeight("323");emp.setDomId("

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