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To keep the video quality consistent, try to follow these standards:
 
To keep the video quality consistent, try to follow these standards:
 
# Must be 480p60 or better (600x448 native res within 480p frame acceptable)
 
# Must be 480p60 or better (600x448 native res within 480p frame acceptable)
# Music must be off, sound on
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# Music can be on or off, but the sound must be on
# Has to be on YouTube (public or unlisted) :)
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# Posting the video on YouTube (public or unlisted) is recommended for easier navigation. Twitch VODs and Clips are acceptable, though not recommended, and should be replaced if possible.
 
# If you have a controller overlay, use it!
 
# If you have a controller overlay, use it!
  
Putting it on the wiki:
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==Putting it on the wiki==
  
Normally putting the video on the wiki will embed it in such a way that a gallery will pop up, which isn't ideal. To make the videos work like they do on [[General Speed Tricks]]:
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Normally putting the video on the wiki will just show the link, which isn't ideal. To embed videos properly:
  
'''If anyone's figured out a simpler way, feel free to change this guide!'''
 
 
# Edit page in the source editor
 
# Edit page in the source editor
# Place video id between <nowiki><youtube> tags. Example:</nowiki>
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# Follow this [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:EmbedVideo format] for embedding videos:
  <nowiki><youtube>MZ-rcGPpMP8</youtube></nowiki>
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Example:
Next,
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<nowiki>{{#ev:youtube|PZJ1JBtiDDM}}</nowiki>
# Post your edit
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or
# Edit page again, click on video, go to advanced settings
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  <nowiki>{{#ev:youtube|https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PZJ1JBtiDDM}}</nowiki>
# Uncheck "Wrap around text"
 
# Post your edit again
 

Latest revision as of 06:03, 8 October 2020

To keep the video quality consistent, try to follow these standards:

  1. Must be 480p60 or better (600x448 native res within 480p frame acceptable)
  2. Music can be on or off, but the sound must be on
  3. Posting the video on YouTube (public or unlisted) is recommended for easier navigation. Twitch VODs and Clips are acceptable, though not recommended, and should be replaced if possible.
  4. If you have a controller overlay, use it!

Putting it on the wiki

Normally putting the video on the wiki will just show the link, which isn't ideal. To embed videos properly:

  1. Edit page in the source editor
  2. Follow this format for embedding videos:

Example:

{{#ev:youtube|PZJ1JBtiDDM}}

or

{{#ev:youtube|https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PZJ1JBtiDDM}}