What Is Video Background
Video background is a modern web design pattern that makes an HTML5/Youtube/Vimeo video act as an animated, interactive, attractive background of your hero header of the whole webpage.
The Best Video Background Plugin
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jQuery Video Background Plugins:
YTPlayer is a jQuery plugin that allows you to use a youtube video as the background of your web page using html5 data-* attributes and youtube API.
Yet another jQuery plugin for creating an Html5 video background that is responsive to fit within any container.
Just another jQuery wrapper for Youtube API that allows to embed a YouTube video into your web page as a video background.
backgroundVideo is a jQuery plugin that allows to set any html5 video as a background for a specific container, with an optional parallax effect on vertical page scrolling.
tubular is a simpe jQuery plugin that allows you to use a youTube video as a full-screen dynamic background on your website.
mb.vimeoPlayer is a jQuery HTML5 video background plugin which allows you to insert a fully controllable Vimeo video player as the background of any container element.
Vimelar is a jQuery plugin that allows Vimeo videos to be used as fullscreen backgrounds on your websites.
Vanilla JS Video Background Plugins: