The Video Pop-Up Link Maker is an online tool that writes the code for you to generate pop-up windows with embedded videos. Simply paste the video URL, a title, and an optional image URL into the wizard to automatically build the link code and then place it in your blog post. I’ve put a link to it in the Tools List.
Creator Joshua Kinberg (FireAnt) explains why you may want to do this in his post at unmediated.org. Embedding video links this way may help with RSS distribution which is something to think about considering the launch of the Video iPod. You can learn more about videoblogging at Wikipedia:Vlog.
Here’s an example of what it looks like minus the pop-up function. The media link opens in a new window.
Building on the Past (7Mb, mov) – Creative Commons moving image contest winner.
- Free Video Hosting – offers a list of online tools and services for audio/video distribution.
How to add media files to MSN spaces
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