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Embedded music players on an mp3 blog?

Asked by funkyfest (58points) March 26th, 2009

I’m looking for this specific embedded mp3 player, used here and on many other websites:,6809/

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benseven's avatar

I’ve used that.
I use the Audio Player Plugin for Wordpress that implements that. This player is based on the EMFF player and the plugin author seems to have made a tasty custom skin for it.

I use it to blog my tune of the week (not always weekly) here.

funkyfest's avatar

awesome, thanks a lot!

benseven's avatar

No problem! It’s a yummy player.

funkyfest's avatar

Hm, I do seem to be having an issue. I used the tutorial for blogger and did what it said to do, but blogger claims that the </head> tag is not permitted? I don’t know what to do about that.

benseven's avatar

OK bear with me as I have no idea how much experience you have!

• Are you editing the blogger template? Because if you are, it should contain the </head> tag by default, as otherwise it would not be a valid page.

• What is the exact error you’re getting, and when are you getting it?

funkyfest's avatar

I’m not editing the template, I was trying to embed a song in a post. The error, which comes up after I hit publish, is:
Your HTML cannot be accepted: Tag is not allowed: </head>

benseven's avatar

OK. You’re using the wrong code.

<object type=“application/x-shockwave-flash” data=“” id=“audioplayer1” height=“24” width=“290”>
<param name=“movie” value=“”>
<param name=“FlashVars” value=“playerID=1&soundFile=”>
<param name=“quality” value=“high”>
<param name=“menu” value=“false”>
<param name=“wmode” value=“transparent”>

Replace all instances of with the path to where you’ve hosted the files and audio on your own server.

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