WordPress plugin


Wordpress Shootitlive plugin

The Shootitlive WordPress Plugin makes live publishing in WordPress easy.
When creating or editing a new post in WordPress there’s a dropdown with your Shootitlive projects. Choose to displays ads, share button and if the player should be in top or bottom of your post.

The Plugin is open source and is easy to customize and extend for developers.
Checkout the plugin on github or at https://wordpress.org/plugins/shootitlive/

In this post Shootitlive is embedded with the project "sort-test", with share button enabled. The player is placed in bottom of post.

In this post Shootitlive is embedded with the project “sort-test”, with share button enabled. The player is placed in bottom of post.

The Shootitlive settings page. Where the API key and tokes goes

The Shootitlive settings page. Where the API key and tokes goes

Visitor uploads

Crowdsourcing photos and videos through Instagram and email is a popular feature of Shootitlive.

In addition you can also have a upload form, where your visitors can upload media to your site.
You can choose to have those media files go straight live into your Shootitlive player or to end up unpublished in your project (requiring a click to publish)

upload_progress

Have a look at how Svensk Jakt have implemented a upload box, using the Shootitlive API over at http://svenskjakt.se/jakt-prylar/lasarnas-jakter/dela-med-dig-av-din-algjakt/

Then you can head over to the Shootitlive Web Upload API Demo (and look at the source for that page)

You’re free to use anything from the “Shootitlive Web Upload API Demo” page to implement our Upload API on your own site. We recommend using the jQuery File Upload, since it has already worked out a lot of quirks related to cross-browser compatibility and CORS (i.e. submitting a POST request through XMLHttpRequest)

If you have any questions or problems, email us at support@shootitlive.com

How Shootitlive went from kick-ass demo to international breakthrough

shootitlive1-1

The fascinating story of how @Shootitlive went from kick-ass demo to international expansion as told by @Pingdom

Read the full article at http://royal.pingdom.com/2013/10/01/shootitlive-kick-ass-demo/