Note: .ogg is the video extension you can put your such as mp4
How it Works
controls attribute adds video controls, like play, pause, and volume.
It is a good idea to always include
height attributes. If height and width are not set, the page might flicker while the video loads.
allows you to specify alternative video files which the browser may
choose from. The browser will use the first recognized format.
The text between the
</video> tags will only be displayed in browsers that do not support the
HTML Video Formats
There are three supported video formats: MP4, WebM, and Ogg. The browser support for the different formats is:
HTML Video – Media Types
|File Format||Media Type|
HTML Video – Methods, Properties, and Events
The HTML DOM defines methods, properties, and events for the
This allows you to load, play, and pause videos, as well as setting duration and volume.
There are also DOM events that can notify you when a video begins to play, is paused, etc.