WP-Drudge lets users post videos from YouTube, Vimeo, and other video services. The problem is fitting those videos into the columns on the site. On a fixed width site, you can set the correct width in the embed. But for those who use the fluid width setting, this can be problematic as the videos don’t use the space effectively when they’re very small.
Enter FitVids, an small script that resizes your video embeds to fit in the space that they have automatically. Also, enter the FitVids WordPress plugin. Here’s how to set it up:
After the page loads, you should see the videos resize automatically for both desktop and mobile uses.
As the FitVids Github page will tell you, FitVids works out of the box for:
If you have any tips or tricks for other WP-Drudge users, go ahead and post them in the support forums, we’d love to hear about it!