How to Embed RTMP in HTML

By Willa Dunn

Adobe’s Real-Time Messaging Protocol (RTMP) is a freely provided specification that enables you to stream Internet data, such as audio and video, between a server and Adobe technologies, for example Flash Player. Flash Player formats, such as FLV and SWF, generate the display of your streaming video. Insert your RTMP into a Web page by including OBJECT coding that references the source.

Step 1

Open your HTML document using a text or HTML editor.

Step 2

Insert the following code, substituting the flashvars “src” value in both locations with the URL of your video:

Step 3

Save your document and preview it in a Web browser to display the embedded video.