The new JW Player 7 for WordPress 1.4.0 has been released today, both in the free and premium version.
This is a main update with a lot of new stuff that lot of users were waiting for, from the possibility to load subtitles in different file formats to the toggle quality option, passing trough to the download video tool.
This is just a post with the list of the new functionalities, more detailed informations will come in others articles.
New functionalities in JW Player 7 for WordPress
This is the list of the new tools available with the version 1.4.0 of the plugin, directly from the changelog.
- Add custom measures to every single player with the new shortcode options. (read more)
- Social sharing now includes Facebook, Twitter, GooglePlus, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Tumblr, Reddit and email of course.
- Premium – Load different subtitles files (vtt, srt, dfxp) that can be chosen from the CC selection menu.
- Premium – Add different sources with label and let the user toggles the desired video quality
- Premium – Now you can let the user download your video only by adding a flag. (read more)
- Premium – Now you can mute your videos during playback.
- Premium – Configures if the player should loop the content.
- Premium – Autostart, Mute and Repeat options are now available for playlists too by using the new shortcode options. (read more)
- Premium – Next up tooltip and more elements are now localized.