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Presenting HTML5 Video with Dreamweaver CS5

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Want to present video in your Dreamweaver-built website, but not sure you want to use Flash video? David Karlins, author of Adobe Creative Suite 5 Web Premium How-Tos: Essential Techniques, has the solution. This tutorial shows you in easy-to-follow steps how to work with Dreamweaver in your site to implement HTML5 video that will work with many browsers.
Summary

Summary

In this rather compressed tutorial, I've walked you through a solution that presents HTML5 video in Safari or Chrome (even on Apple's mobile devices), while making video accessible to non-HTML5 browsers, as well as browsers that don't support the H.264 format.

As we've seen, no one-size-fits-all solution exists for embedding HTML5 video. Not all browsers support HTML5, and of those that do, not all support the dominant H.264 video file format. This isn't a situation that web designers (or web video viewers) chose, but it's the challenge you face when you prepare video for the Web.