Vidbacking : jQuery Video Background Plugin

Vidbacking is a small jQuery plugin to simplify the process of showing HTML5 video as background. You can use this for showing a video file or Youtube video on whole page background or to show the video as the background of a <div>, <section>, like elements.


  • Cross Browser Video Background Plugin
  • Support mp4, web video files
  • Support Youtube video
  • Very small file size (4kb total)
  • Easy to use
  • Can be used for both page background or for an element background
  • Image fallback when video not supported
  • Pause the video when out of the viewport
  • Multiple instances on same page possible
  • Device friendly, responsive


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