Fullscreen HTML5 background videos for the web

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#5 Product of the DayMay 23, 2016
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Dan@gibberish · Engineer of Internet Things
I'm not quite understanding why a library is needed for this
Pietz Prove
Pietz Prove@gopietz · Media Computer Science Student
@gibberish i kinda have to agree, since the "howto" page is about 10 times longer than a tutorial on how to do it in plain bootstrap.
Miles Richardson
Miles Richardson@milesrichardson
@gibberish Have you ever tried to make a video background? The best solution I found was to hide the video, autoplay it, and render every frame onto a canvas. Kind of cumbersome.
Dylan Buckley
Dylan Buckley@dylankbuckley
This is great! Love the landing page for it too!
Dylan Buckley
Dylan Buckley@dylankbuckley
Thinking about it, maybe you should contact the people at Coverr and see if you could integrate with them?
Brody Berson
Brody Berson@brody_berson · Platform Support Engineer, Zapier
@dylankbuckley Agree, they have an issue right now that they are not fixing with it fitting the entire background. It is only set to "width: 100%" not height.
Yoav Hornung
Yoav Hornung@yoavush · Co-founder +
@dylankbuckley Always happy to meet people who love video backgrounds :)
Hemanth.HM@gnumanth · Fullstack dev
Well, here is an year old polymer component ->