Q: Does Simplecast have a Wordpress Embed Short-code Plugin?
The Simplecast Short-code plugin will enable you to embed the Simplecast Standard Web Player on Wordpress.org (self-hosted) & WordPress VIP Go (enterprise hosting) websites.
If you have a self-hosted (Wordpress.org) website, you can download the free Simplecast short-code plugin which will enable you to use the Embed Short Link to embed the Standard Web Player on pages or posts.
To install the Simplecast WordPress short code plugin on Wordpress.org website, visit https://github.com/simplecastapps/wordpress-plugin and download the simplecast.zip file.
Login to your Wordpress.org website and upload the Simplecast.zip file plug-in, and activate the plugin.
Once you have installed and activated the plugin, you’ll be able to add the short code to any of your site’s content (pages/posts, etc).
The short code looks like this:
[simplecast-embed src="copy/paste Embed Short Link here"]
Embed Short Link for Episodes:
****** Note: Use the iFrame embed code for the Mini & Show Player ******
Learn more about embed players:
How to Share and Embed Your Podcast Episodes
Q: Does Simplecast have a Wordpress plugin for publishing from Simplecast to Wordpress?
Not at this time.
Q: Is there another way to publish episodes on my WordPress website if I don't want to use the Simcast plugin?
Yes! It is a manual process, but it is pretty easy!
The best way to publish new episodes on your Simplecast is to add a new blog post and copy/paste your episode notes into the post.
Paste the iFrame embed code in the 'Text Editor' for each episode or use if you have the Simplecast short-code plugin installed, you can paste in the Short Embed Link to embed the Standard Player.
This will allow visitors to your site to listen and share your podcast directly from your WordPress website.
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