MediaFront – A Complete Video Platform For Drupal

MediaFront is a complete video platform that provides a fast player. Its innovative and intuitive interface allows the website administrator to customize the front end media experience without writing any code. It includes two different media players, the Open Standard Media (OSM) Player and the minPlayer plugin based player. It also comes with a settings presets interface to let third party media players integrate and dynamically deliver rich content like HTML5, YouTube, Vimeo and Flash.
Open Source

The Mediafront.org open source (MIT) front end media solution is a free and fully customizable, fast video player module for Drupal. It employs an innovative and intuitive administration interface that allows website administrators to completely customize the user’s front end experience without having to write any code. It also includes the industry changing Open Standard Media Player, which dynamically delivers any type of web media including HTML5, YouTube, Vimeo, and Flash. It is a fast, lightweight, and reliable video player that optimizes your video experience to deliver a buffer-free playback on any device and browser.

The 2.x version of the Mediafront module introduces an innovative refactor that simplifies how it selects which media to play, which provides a major performance boost as well as more fine-grained control over what is being played. It is highly recommended that all 1.x installations upgrade to 2.x in order to take advantage of this feature. It can be self-hosted or used as part of the MediaFront complete video platform.
Easy to install

The media front is a Drupal module that offers a variety of media play options for your website. From an intuitive and elegant interface to a full featured HTML5 player that supports YouTube, Vimeo, and Flash, there’s something for everyone! The module is easy to install and use, and it even allows you to configure a 3rd party player via its Settings Presets feature. It also has a couple of cool features that are worth checking out, such as an integrated playlist and a super fast player. Among the module’s other cool tricks is its ability to select the best file format for your browser and use that in the display the biggest and brightest display. The module was recently tested at the first-ever Brevard County Drupal Code Sprint.
Fast player

The fast player offered by Mediafront.org is one of the fastest, lightest, and most powerful open source video players available for websites. It supports modern streaming formats, renders excellent buffer-free video playback on desktop and mobile devices, and is fully customisable for your video media content. It also comes with an innovative and intuitive administration interface that allows your website administrator to completely customize the front end media experience without writing any code. It is built on an open source platform and includes a full featured Open Standard Media (OSM) Player and a plugin based minimalistic player known as minPlayer.

The new 2.x version of the MediaFront module is a major refactor and simplification of how it selects media to play, which will give you much more fine granularity in what it chooses to play. If you have installed the 1.x version of MediaFront, we strongly recommend upgrading it to the new version to ensure your site’s performance and functionality is not negatively impacted.