Bluish Coder

Programming Languages, Martials Arts and Computers. The Weblog of Chris Double.


VP8, WebM and Firefox

For all the details on the recent announcing of VP8 video code support in Firefox, the WebM container and playing YouTube videos with Firefox, read Firefox, YouTube and WebM on

More links:

And don't forget the Opera WebM builds and Chromium builds.

To find WebM videos on YouTube:

  1. Search using the YouTube search
  2. On the URL for the search and "&webm=1&html5=1" and visit that URL.
  3. Click on a video.
  4. Add to the end of that video URL: &html5=1
  5. Enjoy WebM goodness.
  6. Right click in Firefox on the video to get fullscreen.

This post is available in the Ukranian language.


This site is accessable over tor as hidden service 6vp5u25g4izec5c37wv52skvecikld6kysvsivnl6sdg6q7wy25lixad.onion, or Freenet using key: