Web Stories by Firework


Add Web Stories by uploading your own short videos or curating premium videos directly onto your website

Make You The Best Video Storyteller on the Open Web

Turn your text-based WordPress site into a media-rich content avenue with a beautiful feed of relevant short videos, enhancing your SEO in 4 ways:

1. Longer session time and reduce bounce rate
2. Free high-quality video feed with the most relevant content to your audience
3. Mobile-first tap & swipe design to capture more screen time
4. All videos are AMP-enabled and indexed by Google

What makes us stand out?

1. Proprietary Web Story Player

Our deep learning algorithm maximizes video quality while minimizing bandwidth

2. Ultra-low Latency Streaming

Multi-CDN intelligence layer with advanced caching and acceleration

3. Global Hosting Infrastructure

The world’s fastest and most cost-efficient web story hosting infrastructure

4. Deep Learning AI Module

The Open Web’s first dynamic story recommendation layer drives even better engagement and session length

Short Video Gallery fits all types of websites. See more at:

TV & Entertainment: Globo – GShow
Photography: The Phoblographer
Fashion: EliteGen

What is Firework?

Firework is a quickly-growing Silicon-Valley based short-form video platform for publishers and businesses on the open web.

Firework is the world’s leading video commerce solution built for brands and retailers. Leveraging shoppable video, livestreaming commerce, and powerful monetization capabilities, Firework empowers the world’s most dynamic and exciting retailers and consumer brands to build engaging video experiences on their owned and operated digital properties and across channels at a global scale.
For more information on our products visit https://firework.com. For more information on Creation Cloud – see here

If you have any questions, please feel free to reach us at plugins@fireworkhq.com


  • Connect to Firework
  • Connect Woocoomerce REST API to Firework
  • Dynamic OAuth App Regisration
  • Select Business Store
  • Import Product feed
  • Search Products from Woocoomerce
  • Imported Products in Business Store
  • Enable Fast Checkout
  • Select Firework Video Plugin from blocks
  • Preview and select your Firework contents and configure layouts
  • Click on videos to play and preview
  • Enjoy the immersive story telling with the videos!
  • Mobile-friendly
  • Full-screen play with maximum video quality


This plugin provides 1 block.

  • Web Stories Enables infinite storytelling using short videos across the internet


After downloading the ZIP file of the plugin,

  1. Log in to the administrator panel
  2. Go to Plugins Add > New > Upload
  3. Click Choose file (Browse) and select the downloaded zip file of the plugin
  4. Click Install Now button
  5. Click Activate button for activating Short Video Gallery. You will need to register an account with Firework, or to log in to Firework to access the videos


  1. In your WordPress post / page where you would like to place your videos, select the + icon and then select the Firework Web Stories plug-in
  2. Choose your embed layout and which playlist / channel / video you would like to embed


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“Web Stories by Firework” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Update: Marketing Content and assets updated


  • Update: Added Compatibility with WordPress 6.0.1


  • Update: Added Firework Instant checkout functionality


  • Bug Fix: Firework GET videos API Updated.


  • Bug Fix: Firework Access Token issue resolved.


  • Update: Removed Woocoomerce Plugin dependencies. Now you can install Firework Plugin without Woocoomerce Plugin.


  • New: Native Cart Integration for Liveshopping
  • Update: Removed CoCart Dependencies


  • New: Woocoomerce plugin is required for this update
  • Update: Renamed menu title from Short Video Gallery to Firework
  • New: Added Firework business portal dashboard in admin panel
  • New: OAuth 2.0 login flow to connect to business portal from WordPress
  • New: Auto generate REST API keys for Firework / Woocoomerce connetivity
  • New: Auto generate Webhooks (Update, Restore, Delete) for realtime products sync with firework account
  • New: Fast-checkout compatibility


  • Update: added compatibility for WordPress 5.8.1


  • Update: short-code compatibility


  • Update: readme, logo and screenshots
  • Update: plugin UI


  • New: connection with Firework business
  • New: compatibility with WordPress Gutenberg editor
  • New: new layout “Story block”


  • Fix : tracking fixes


  • Fix : admin content dropdown


  • Fix : minor tracking fix


  • Fix : minor bug fixes


  • New : add monetization button


  • Fix : metrics triggers


  • Fix : fix tracking parameters


  • New : new feeds by hashtags and upload/search videos


  • Fix : minor bug with feed syncing


  • Update : readme and screenshots


  • Fix : fixed deploy issues with assets


  • New : onboarding wizard
  • New : full video feed sync with Firework
  • New : manage your video feed like any other post in the admin
  • New : global embeds for feeds


  • First version with widget support