Inlining videos / images
GDNet+ - Reputation: 471
Posted 19 December 2012 - 08:11 PM
When i use skydrive to get an embedded image i get an iframe link (no idea what that is), likewise when i try to embed from youtube i get an iframe link. How can i use these in gamedev.net to embed an image or video ?
Moderators - Reputation: 13567
Posted 19 December 2012 - 08:30 PM
iframes are a HTML feature that allows you to embed a HTML page inside a HTML page. Most forums don't allow people to post raw HTML code (especially tags like iframe), because it allows posters to "hack" the forum layout for other readers.
Regarding YouTube, you can just paste the link to the video and the forum software automatically wraps you link in a [ media ] bbcode tag. e.g.
Test http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oHg5SJYRHA0Looks like:
Edited by Hodgman, 19 December 2012 - 08:36 PM.