Category Archives: Basics

How to Embed iPhone-Compatible Videos from Blip.tv

Blip.tv allows its users to create a custom show player for embedding an iPhone-compatible video into their site. This screencast by Justin Day from Blip.tv explains how to set up the player and how to get the correct embed code once you have the player set up. You can see it in action on your iPhone here.

Note you would not do this if using the vPIP plugin, but rather instead of using vPIP.

Help on Topics Our Tutorials Don’t Cover

WordPress.org has a LOT of documentation about how to use WordPress on their website codex.wordpress.org. Just starting out? Start at the beginning of the wordpress codex.

And, we’ve setup a discussion forum for all things Show in a Box. Go surf through and see if someone else has already discussed what you need help with, or post a new topic and ask for help!

How To Install And Setup WordPress

This is our first screencast for the Show In A Box project. It details setting up a mySQL database, installing WordPress, and doing it’s initial configuration. This doesn’t include adding any of the special Show In A Box stuff that we’ve built – it just gets you WordPress installed. The rest will come later.

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