JG Background Video

Background Video

Play HD video on your Joomla Website template background With the Power and Speed of Youtube™ and Vimo™ JS API. Less then 10kb JS+CSS, Pro Version is available for 10 Euro only!


JG Background Video moduleJG Background Video Joomla! 3.x module is a simple yet powerful extension to display HD Video on the background of your website/template directly from online resources like Youtube™ and Vimo™ High-Speed servers, or from local files using cool and light API.

Fast page load, Fast HD Video display, poster images for mobile compatibility, overlay images for nifty effects and light JS/CSS files combained into one powerful module. All you have to do is Copy&Paste your Youtube™ or Vimo™ video URL from your browser to the module in Joomla! backend or upload your files for local video display.

The module got some simple and straightforward options you can choose from like: loading JS/CSS, or selecting HD mode and even avoiding the Youtube™ Ads option.

Joomla! 3.x Joomla! 2.5
JG Background Video module is available for Joomla! 2.5.x and 3.x, tested on Gantry, T3 and Warp based templates.

Check out the user guide and some screenshots of the component here

You can also visit the demo website here


JG Background Video Module Features:

  • One year support and updates.
  • Simple & Easy to use and manage.
  • Can handle HD 720/1080 Videos.
  • Youtube™ or Vimo™ API.
  • Fast Loading and Streaming.
  • Optional waiting before playing.
  • Optional CSS to make the joomla content area Opacity 70%.
  • Added option to selct html element to apply the background video to using any valid jQuery selector.
  • New: Background video Overlay Image. make things look amazing ! check the demo with overlay and without overlay
  • New: Background video from local file.
  • New: Local video supports MP4, WEBM, OGG formats Read more about html5 video formats and browsers support

Background Video Module installation package file includes:

  • Module
  • Language files


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The current version is:



Background Video Module is compatible with:

Joomla! 3.x


The package includes:

  • Module
  • Language files