Video contest

Easily create Video contest with Youtube and Vimeo videos.

With this addon you can select in the contest it type: Photo or Video (see screenshots).

When you select Video, then file upload field changes to video url input.

Note: imageLighbox isn’t supported video playing, so you need use any other default or premium lightbox.

Installation:

  • 1. Install addon as a plugin
  • 2. Go to Photo contest => Add-ons and configure settings
  • 3. Open Photo contest edit page and select type “Video”

Addon supports:

  • Submit video URL (Vimeo/Youtube) from a public form
  • Add video from admin
  • Automatic parsing video thumbnails for Video url
  • Uploading local video file (since 1.21)
  • Uploading local video file + move it to Youtube (since 1.21)

How to obtain Youtube Client ID and Secret >>

How upload to Youtube works:

  • Video submits to server and competitor created with status “Draft”
  • In background starts uploading to youtube
  • When video already processed (in 8-15 minutes) plugin parse video thumbnail and change competitor status (to “Published” or “On moderation” depends on contest settings).

Changelog:

== ver 1.21 # 18 February 2018 == ** REQUIRED 2.2.801

  • [fix] Fixes and Tweaks for Youtube upload
  • [fix] On Single Competitor page video stop displaying

== ver 1.20 # 20 January 2018 == ** REQUIRED 2.2.800

  • [new] Video upload + upload to Youtube

== ver 1.10 # 18 September 2017 == ** REQUIRED 2.2.607

  • [fix] Very small tweak for WP Foto Vote 2.2.607+

== ver 1.02 # 15 May 2017 == ** REQUIRED 2.2.500

  • – [fix] Added support for more Vimeo Urls like https://vimeo.com/groups/wedding/videos/216635014

== ver 1.01 # 3 March 2017 == ** REQUIRED 2.2.500

  • – [fix] small fix
  • – [fix] compatibility fix with >= 2.2.500

== ver 0.9 # 3 November 2016 == ** REQUIRED 2.2.373

  • [fix] compatibility fix with >= 2.2.373

== ver 0.8 # 2 November 2016 ==

  • added support for output Video at Single contest view

== ver 0.7 # 5 October 2016 ==

  • now plugin not require Video Thumbnails plugin for work (but supported just YouTube & Vimeo services)

== ver 0.6 # 5 August 2016 ==

  • fixes for future main plugin complatibility (variables from “private” to “protected”)

== ver 0.5 # 6 July 2016 ==

  • added Form Title

== 25/12/2015 v0.4 ==

  • Addons Api V2 support

== 15/09/2015 v0.3 ==

  • Added WPML integration

== 15/06/2015 v0.1 ==

  • released

Screenshots