How to use HTML5 <video> and <audio> tags everywhere
(and have them Just Work™)

Audio embedded in a video tag

Note that the above isn't supposed to work, but does work in Safari (and may work in other browsers) and also works with my av.swf media player.

Audio embedded in an audio tag

Click Test Flash Switch to swap in the Flash player for all <audio> and <video> elements (this lets me test it all works without launching a crippled web browser).


To Do

There's more information in the two blog posts I wrote about this "How to use HTML5 <video> tags everywhere and have them Just Work™" and "How to use HTML5 Video and Audio Tags Everywhere". If you have comments, questions, or suggestions please contact me at tonio at loewald dot com.