What is an Embed Player?
The Resonate embed player for your show can be placed on your website or anywhere you can embed a media player so listeners can access and listen to the episode using a web browser. Many podcasters want listeners to be able to listen to their episodes directly from their website in addition to all major podcast directories.
For subscribers using the Resonate Embed Player, we offer detailed metrics on every listening session that happens inside the Resonate Player. This dataset includes:
session_id — The unique listening session id
episode_id — The unique episode id
episode_season — Podcast season
episode_number — Podcast episode number
episodes_title — Episode title
total_scrubbed — (seconds) Total duration that was scrubbed over
total_pauses — Total number of times the listener paused playback
total_seeks — Total number of skips or reverses using the skip and reverse buttons
total_scrubs — Total number of times that the listener dragged the handle on the player to skip or rewind
total_seeked — (seconds) Total duration that was skipped or reversed
total_played_percentage — Percentage of the episode that was played
total_played — (seconds) Total number of seconds spent listening
total_duration — (seconds) Total duration of an episode
platform_os — Operating system where this listening session happened
platform_os_version — Version of the OS
platform_name — Name of the app (Chrome, Safari, etc)
platform_version — Version of the app
platform_description — Label for the app where the listening session happened
platform_ua — The original user agent string sent by the browser to identify the app where the embed player was used
timestamp — A UTC timestamp when the session took place
How to get the Resonate Embed Player on your Website
Click on the Episode tab in the menu bar
Click Details for the episode you wish to embed (The episode must be complete with a master episode file attached)
Scroll to the bottom of the episode page to access the embed code
Click "Copy the embed code"
Select the code you wish to use (Responsive Embed Code is recommended but some websites may require the iFrame Embed Code)
Provide this code to your webmaster or web team or login to the backend of your website and embed the code on the page you want the media player on.