This article is for users of the Acast Create embed player. If you are unsure whether you are an Acast Create or Acast Open user, please reach out via Intercom.
oEmbed is an open standard for allowing an embedded representation of a URL on third party sites. The oEmbed endpoint will serve the embed code for the Acast Embed Player.
To request the embed code for an episode from its URL, you can use the following endpoint:
Encoded URL to the episode.
Supported URLs: embed.acast.com and play.acast.com
width or maxwidth (optional)
Define the Embed Player iframe width attribute. By default the width is 100%
height or maxheight (optional)
Define the Embed Player iframe height attribute. By default the height is 180px
oEmbed spec version. Value: 1.0
The resource type. Value: rich
The episode's title
The episode's description containing HTML tags
The episode's description without HTML tags
The player's width
The player's height
The episode's cover image
The episode's cover image width
The episode's cover image height
The HTML required to display the Embed Player