In this chapter, we will learn how to add different kinds of video to web pages using HTML5 and Dreamweaver CS5.5.
Online video is undergoing a radical evolution. Those changes can be very briefly summed up as the following: You don't need a plugin player anymore. Dreamweaver CS5.5 provides limited but valuable support for embedding this native video (so-called because it plays in the native browser environment without plugins).
We will learn how to use the HTML5 video element through several steps:
Understanding the concept of native video and the way it relates to early evolutionary steps in the development of web video and also, which video formats work in which browsers
Creating HTML5-ready digital ...