WP_oEmbed::_add_provider_early()public staticWP 4.0.0

Adds an oEmbed provider.

The provider is added just-in-time when wp_oembed_add_provider() is called before the plugins_loaded hook.

The just-in-time addition is for the benefit of the oembed_providers filter.

Method of the class: WP_oEmbed{}

No Hooks.


null. Nothing (null).


$result = WP_oEmbed::_add_provider_early( $format, $provider, $regex );
$format(string) (required)
Format of URL that this provider can handle. You can use asterisks as wildcards.
$provider(string) (required)
The URL to the oEmbed provider..
Whether the $format parameter is in a regex format.
Default: false



Since 4.0.0 Introduced.

WP_oEmbed::_add_provider_early() code WP 6.5.4

public static function _add_provider_early( $format, $provider, $regex = false ) {
	if ( empty( self::$early_providers['add'] ) ) {
		self::$early_providers['add'] = array();

	self::$early_providers['add'][ $format ] = array( $provider, $regex );