Make WordPress Core

Opened 10 years ago

Closed 10 years ago

#11978 closed feature request (wontfix)

Add moviecips.com oembed support

Reported by: philipsoutham Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: lowest
Severity: trivial Version:
Component: Embeds Keywords: has-patch
Focuses: Cc:
PR Number:


movieclips.com has support for oembed. Would be great if it could be added to the default whitelist as it's the only place on the web to embed legal, licensed clips of your favorite movie moments into your blog.

url scheme: http://movieclips.com/watch/*/*/
endpoint: http://movieclips.com/services/oembed/

Attachments (1)

11978.patch (788 bytes) - added by philipsoutham 10 years ago.
Adds movieclips.com to whitelist of approved oembed providers.

Download all attachments as: .zip

Change History (5)

10 years ago

Adds movieclips.com to whitelist of approved oembed providers.

#1 @philipsoutham
10 years ago

  • Keywords has-patch added

#2 @ryan
10 years ago

  • Component changed from Media to oEmbed

#3 @freddyware
10 years ago

  • Severity changed from minor to trivial

To be honest, I think this is one of those features that absolutely should not be in core. Plugins can tap into oEmbed and enable this much more easily (and securely). The built-in media detection shouldn't have to support every site out there — that would just add more bloat.

Wikipedia deletes articles for a lack of importance; generally unimportant sites like movieclips.com should not be built into the core. It doesn't meet the same threshold of importance as something like Flickr, YouTube or Scribd.

#4 @nacin
10 years ago

  • Milestone Unassigned deleted
  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed
Note: See TracTickets for help on using tickets.