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Making Website Video Auto-Play Only The First Time – Special Considerations For WordPress and YouTube

Our recent Tuesday Technology Tip on making YouTube not look like YouTube on a webpage got a lot of attention, along with a few people who immediately implemented the method successfully. There's a Part II to this.  It involves two separate items: Making the video auto-play only the first time a user visits, then be click-to-play on subsequent visits; and…
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Video Marketing: Easily Make Website Video Auto-Play On The First Visit Only

I am frequently asked the "secret" to setting up a video on a webpage so that the first time someone visits, it plays automatically; then on subsequent visits it appears as click-to-play. This strategy, which is proven to accelerate the conversion conversation in a way that's dynamic without getting annoying, is very easy to implement, as you'll see when you…
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