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Vimeo video

This page explains how to use afterglow to play a video hosted on Youtube.

[block:callout] { "type": "info", "title": "All parameters on this page are optional", "body": "For a working player, you don't need more than the four [mandatory parameters](doc:mandatory-parameters). All parameters on this page are optional, that means you don't have to use them." } [/block] Playing Vimeo videos is quite easy with afterglow. Instead of adding regular sources to your `<video>` element, just provide this player parameter: --- > data-vimeo-id="XXXXXXXX" When passing this parameter to the `<video>` element, afterglow will play the Vimeo video which is associated with the id you provide. To get the id of a Vimeo video, watch out for its url, you will find the id there. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/0e4536b-Vimeo-ID.png", "Vimeo-ID.png", 600, 66, "#1b9e3a" ] } ] } [/block] If omitted, the player will look out for other sources to play. You can see an example of a Vimeo player [here](doc:playing-a-vimeo-video). --- [block:callout] { "type": "danger", "body": "Please be aware, that regular Vimeo videos cannot use any other player ui than the one provided by Vimeo. This is a premium feature, which you have to pay for. So the afterglow ui won't tune in for Vimeo videos." } [/block]