VideoPress is a feature of Jetpack and makes showing videos on WordPress way better. Here’s three biggies for me:
- Performance. Videos are optimzied and cloud-hosted (rather than coming from your own server) and served with fancy video hosting techniques like adaptive bitrate streaming.
- Custom. The player has many more fancy features than the default HTML player has, and can be customized.
- Mobile. Don’t bother with a
posterattribute (unless you want to), you’ll get a video player than looks like a video player on mobile, rather than the default blank nothing of HTML video without a