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Vanilla JS Media Player

Jonathan Neal, the guy behind polyfill.io and a whole bunch of other awesome stuff just released his latest project: Media Player.

Most JavaScript media players are large and overcomplicated, and often have third-party dependencies. For example, the very popular Video.js, which I’ve worked with before, is 250kb minified.

Media Player is tiny (just 2kb minified), accessible, works cross-browser, and is super customizable.

Check out it out next time you need a media player for audio or video on a project.


🚀 I just relaunched my Vanilla JS Pocket Guides with new code examples and real projects to help tie everything you’ll learn together. Check it out.

Have any questions or comments about this post? Email me at chris@gomakethings.com or contact me on Twitter at @ChrisFerdinandi.

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