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Created: May 01, 2008 at 04:21 pm
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Tutorial: Adding Music Player  

Our profiles are highly customizable with outside objects such as images, widgets, music players and more. All you need for it to work is the HTML code and luckily, layout customization websites provide you with the code which you can easily copy and paste into your Writers-Network profile.

In this tutorial, we will explain how to add a music player to your profile homepage. The first step is to find a music player. A simple Google search will return thousands of available music players. We personally recommend the following two players which are popular amongst Writers-Network members:

1. Project Playlist: http://www.playlist.com
2. My Flash Fetish: http://www.myflashfetish.com
3. SoundCloud: http://www.soundcloud.com
4. YouTube: http://www.youtube.com

For this tutorial, we will use the Project Playlist music player. Follow these easy steps to get your very own profile music player:

1. The first step is to create an account on http://www.playlist.com/user/register

2. Once you are logged in, you will need to create your first play list: http://www.playlist.com/node/add/playlist

3. The next step is to add music to your player. You can do this by clicking “Search for Music”: http://search.playlist.com/ - Once the search page opens, enter either the artist name or song title and begin your search.

4. If the song is available, a list of different tracks will appear. To add one to your play list, simply click the add button (it’s a circle image with a + sign in the middle). Repeat steps 3 and 4 until you are satisfied with the number of songs in your play list.

5. Next, you need to get the code they will provide you with to add to your profile. Go directly to: http://www.playlist.com/generate_code and click on the last link that says: E. Get the code for any other social network, blog or your own personal website

6. Select your preferences like auto-start, color etc… and then click “Get Code”

7. A text area will appear with a whole bunch of code. Highlight/Select all the text, right-click and copy it.

8. Go to your www.writers-network.com members area and click on “Update My Profile”.

9. Scroll down to the “Introduction” section where your homepage welcome text is typed and paste the player code into the bottom of this text area and click “SAVE PROFILE”

You’re done! You can also add a music player to your biography page or news page following the above steps. The only difference is that you should paste your code into the biography text box and/or news text box instead.


Last Modified: July 23, 2009 at 05:05 pm
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JoanDZombie2RC
March 25, 2017
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I tried doing this before...but in a couple of months it just stopped working and I couldn't get rid of the video player and nobody helped me to do that so I had a friend help me get if off...that's it...
Your
Friend
Joan
(who is currently dead)


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M-Uselli
June 17, 2014
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I've tried to access this site. And got the message that it's only available in the US!


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ThePoetDarkling
June 02, 2012
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As of June 1st, Playlist.com no longer allows embedded playlists. Your playlist can only be listened to by way of a link back to their site.



Thanks for the update!

  bianca replied on July 18, 2012




teddy
July 29, 2011
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thanks, teddy


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xx0rawr0xx
April 09, 2009
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Thanks so much! I'm new to this site, and I'm still learning a lot about everything on here. Your tutorials are really helpful.


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DiceofChance
February 22, 2009
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WOW! Great article!
Thank you! Thank you! I love this article and it helped me alot to get my playlist on my profile! I have been looking for an article like this for a while. I only wish Booksie(another writing site) would've had an artivle like this! Thanks for the help!


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V_S_AKHENATEN
January 25, 2009
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Thank ya very much. It was quite precise and informative.


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aravindskumar10
December 04, 2008
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iviedoeloves
July 24, 2008
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glowing
I had no idea that this could be done and now i'm a pro
thank you
iviedoe


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