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Webflow's latest website has auto Video play, But How?


The new Webflow website is amazing, but I was hoping Webflow would share their secrets with the community:slight_smile:
How did Webflow get the MP4 videos on the home page to play auto? I don't think they are video background components, how is this woking?


It might not be a background video since the code appears to be different for both options in inspector tool

However, background videos will autoplay and you can size them accordingly.


Yeah I saw that in the developer tools, but whats great is that the Webflow video only starts playing when you sroll into view of it


Possibly a video converted to GIF?


Good idea, but it looks like they are using embed element in the DEV tools, must be some custom jquery plugin maybe. But I could be way off