Jeanice Kerr Swift, Ph.D.
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Embedding an Audio or Video clip into a page
If you would like an audio or video clip to play within your SiteMaker page, here's how you "code it in".
Before you code it in to the page, you will need to know the location of the file. Since audio and video files are large in size, most likely your file will be stored on the district's internal web server; if you need space on this server, please contact your building web coordinator to request a user account. Once you have the space, you'll upload the file to your server space, noting the location of the file on the server.
For example, if my user space is on the Instruction web server, and I place my file in my "audio" directory, the path to my file might look something like this:
This "path" is what you will need in order to properly embed the clip into your page.
Once you have the path, embedding the file into the page is very easy. You will use the <embed> tag to get the file to embed in the page; for example, this code: