I am excited to announce that shrek wiki has been chosen as a test wiki for our new video project. You can find a list of videos that are ready for embedding at http://video.wikia.com/wiki/Category:Shrek. We hope to have more added soon. couple of our content team members will be helping out on your wiki to add the videos as well. We hope to hear all about your likes, dislikes and future requests. Please fill out this survey here. Thanks!
To embed a video from video.wikia.com into a wiki article, you can use our video embed tool in the visual editor or use source more.
To use the embed tool, simply click on the video icon in the visual editor, then add the url from videos.wikia.com category you are pulling from. You can then adjust the placement & size as you see fit.
To add a video using the source mode, edit the article then use this wikitext:
There are options to customize the look and feel of the player.
thumb: draw a border around the player and include a link to the page on video.wikia.com width: width of player in pixels, followed by "px" align: align the player to the left or right of the article caption: caption displayed below the player
You must put a "=<value>" after each option, separate the options from each other with "&", and separate the options from the video name with "/".
Example - make the player 650 pixels wide, aligned to the left, inside of a thumbnail, with a caption underneath: