Jetpack VideoPress


The Finest Video Hosting for WordPress

With an immersive design, VideoPress is ideal for videographers, creators, filmmakers, educators, and bloggers seeking to upload high-quality videos with ease.

Built for WordPress

Take advantage of full integration with the best video hosting plugin created specifically for WordPress. Bring your ideas to the screen and save time by managing your videos in the same interface as your website. You can drag and drop videos directly into WordPress, and manage them in the media library.

Stay in control of your audience

Tired of video companies sending your customers to their app to view videos? Or worse, showing inappropriate ads to your site visitors? Our customizable video player for WordPress keeps people on your site so the spotlight is all yours. With VideoPress, you can avoid intrusive ads or imposing player branding.

High-quality, lightning-fast video hosting

Take the complexity out of self-hosting videos. VideoPress offers fully-hosted videos and a CDN to ensure instant video speed for your audience around the globe. With our powerful and reliable hosting infrastructure, you can provide your audience with fast-motion videos with 60 FPS and full 4K resolution.


This is just the start!

We are working hard to bring more features and improvements to VideoPress. Let us know your thoughts and ideas.


  • Add and manage your videos from your VideoPress library.
  • Edit your video details, cover image, and privacy from your VideoPress library.


This plugin provides 1 block.

  • VideoPress Embed a video from your media library or upload a new one with VideoPress.



  1. To begin, click on the Plugins link in the left hand sidebar, then click Add New.
  2. Search for VideoPress. The latest version will be in the search results. Click the Install Now button.
  3. Next, click the Activate button. After activating, you will be prompted to set up VideoPress.


Is Jetpack VideoPress free?

Jetpack VideoPress is free to try. You get free video hosting for WordPress for one video with a file size of up to 1 GB.

To get unlimited videos with a total storage of up to 1 TB, upgrade to the paid plan.

Is Jetpack VideoPress included in a Jetpack plan?

JetpackÔÇÖs video player for WordPress is included in the Jetpack Complete plan. It is not currently included in any other plan.

Is there a storage limit?

The free plan has a limit of 1 video and 1 GB.

The paid plan has a storage limit of 1 TB.

Is there a file size limit?

The file size limit is 5 GB. However, on slower networks, there is a chance the network will time out before being able to upload larger videos to a WordPress site.


November 8, 2022
It's so easy to host videos straight from the editor. Saves me a lot of time and I don't have to deal with YouTube.
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Contributors & Developers

“Jetpack VideoPress” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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1.4.0 – 2023-02-15


  • Added connect banner to video block when required
  • Added Share and Download sections to the video details page
  • Added site default privacy in video block privacy control
  • Added manual conversion panel to video block sidebar
  • Added Preload Metadata control to the video block Playback panel


  • Updated package dependencies
  • Updated video block transform to/from embed block
  • Updated layout of video block when uploading a new file
  • Updated videos gallery rendering with page and search parameters
  • Updated chapters parser limitations
  • Updated data request of private videos
  • Updated the request handling when a user is not connected


  • Removed prompt to convert embed block to video block


  • Fixed adding videos from the media library
  • Fixed minor visual issues of the video block
  • Fixed uploading video tracks for private videos
  • Fixed error when local videos cannot be read
  • Fixed block visualization for private videos
  • Fixed custom CSS classes removed issue