Before the popularization of SNS platform like Facebook and Twitter, blog is the most favored platform for people to communicate with others or express their feelings. Of all those blog platforms, WordPress and Google Blogger are the most outstanding two. When users are publishing posts via those two platforms, they tend to spicy their posts with multimedia files like YouTube video and Flash animation. However, it is not easy jobs to add Flash to neither Google Blogger nor WordPress. To know the method to add Flash to WordPress, you can click here. To know the method to add Flash to Google Blogger, you can continue the reading.
Even though Google Blogger has provided an icon of “Insert a video” in the Dashboard, users are not allowed to add Flash to Google Blogger with direct uploading process. To make the added Flash playable in Google Blogger, a common way is to upload the Flash animation to other video platforms and then add the Flash to Google Blogger in the form of URL address. Here two methods on this will be covered.
Method One: Add Flash to Google Site
Google Sites is a place where you can upload the Flash animation to and then get corresponding URL address. With the URL address, you are allowed to add Flash to Google Blogger.
Step 1: Open the homepage of Google Site and then log in with your Gmail account. Click “CREAT” button to add a new site to the account, select the template, then enter the name of the site into corresponding box and type in the required code. After that, click “Create Site” button to manage the creation process.
Step 2: Then you will get to the homepage of the site which is a blank at present. Click “More” button and then choose “Manage Site” option in the drop-down menu to get to Manage Site panel.
Step 3: In the panel, click “Attachments” tab and then choose “Upload” button to import the Flash animation for uploading process.
Step 4: When the uploading process is done, click “View” button to preview the uploaded Flash animation. Here comes the most important step to add Flash to Google Blogger: copying the URL address of the uploaded Flash in URL bar. Select the part of the URL address before “.swf” for further use.
Step 5: Open the Google Blogger, click “Add New” button to get to corresponding panel. Click “HTML” button to write the post in HTML code. Then enter the following HTML code shown in the photos to the place where you want to add Flash to:
<embed type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="600" height="350" src=”The URL Address”; wmode="transparent" pluginspage="http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer" quality="high">
Method Two: Upload the Flash to YouTube
It is a recognized issue that Google Blogger can provide users easy accesses to embed YouTube. Therefore, once users are allowed to upload Flash to YouTube, they can share Flash on Google Blogger in an easy way. Of course, to manage the whole process, a powerful Flash to YouTube Converter like Moyea SWF to FLV Convert will be quite necessary.
Step 1: Download and launch Moyea SWF to FLV Converter, then click “Browser…” button to import Flash file for further conversion. Click “Export” tab and choose the output file as FLV video for YouTube in the drop-down menu of “Style”. After that, click “Convert” tab to finish the conversion process.
Step 2: Open the page of YouTube and click “Upload” button to get to the Dashboard. Then click “upload a video” icon to import the converted Flash for uploading process.
Step 3: When it is done, you need to open Google Blogger and add a new post. Then click “Compose” tab next to “HTML”, choose “Insert a Video” icon and select “From YouTube” tab. Later, paste the URL address of the YouTube video to corresponding bar to manage the process of adding Flash to Blogger.