Falling back to download links


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Falling back to download links

So now we have our video and audio embedded with HTML5. We have multiple versions of our source to support different HTML5 browsers. We're falling back to Flash for browsers that don't support HTML5 media. There's still one more step we could take to make our video even more accessible and that's to provide download links and a fallback image. The reason for this is to support users on devices that don't support HTML5 or Flash, but could still potentially play the video if they are able to download it directly. These devices are typically older mobile phones or PDAs.

The first step to do this is to add a simple paragraph after the video tag. So I am going to do that on our code. If you are following along in the exercise files, we're now in the 03_02 folder. Okay, I am going to drop down below our ending video tag, because this is going outside of our video tag, and I'm just going to provide simple paragraph and in the paragraph I am going to do a title. We&#...

Falling back to download links
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Falling back to download links provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Steve Heffernan as part of the HTML5: Video and Audio in Depth

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Video Web
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