oEmbed Transparency

* oEmbed Transparency
* Used so that menus can appear on top of videos
* @author Bill Erickson
* @link http://www.billerickson.net/code/oembed-transparency
* @param string $html
* @param string $url
* @param array $attr, shortcode attributes
* @param int $post_id
* @return string The embed HTML on success, otherwise the original URL.
function be_oembed_transparency( $html, $url, $attr, $post_id ) {
if ( strpos( $html, "<embed src=" ) !== false )
return str_replace('</param><embed', '</param><param name="wmode" value="opaque"></param><embed wmode="opaque" ', $html);
elseif ( strpos ( $html, 'feature=oembed' ) !== false )
return str_replace( 'feature=oembed', 'feature=oembed&wmode=opaque', $html );
return $html;
add_filter( 'embed_oembed_html', 'be_oembed_transparency', 10, 4 );
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