• Why is my embedded player not showing up in Internet Explorer?

    The SoundCloud embedded player may not work properly within versions lower than Internet Explorer 11. Our developers discovered that this is specific to this browser, and were able to fix the issue in IE11, Microsoft's newest version of the browser.​ If you're encountering difficulties, please update your Flash version and...
  • What happened to the Mini & Artwork Flash widgets?

    The mini and artwork Flash widgets were features that were previously offered with Pro upgrades. They have now been removed. The current embeddable HTML5 players give a number of customizable options and we are always looking for better ways for you to promote your sounds around the web.
  • SoundCloud players embedded on other pages aren't working

    This may be due to an out of date version of your web browser or of the Flash plugin on your computer. Please ensure these are both up to date when using our embedded players. Ad blocking browser plugins or extensions can also affect our players. If you are running...
  • My embedded player says "Track currently not available"?! Why is that and what can I do?

    First, make sure that your track or set is public and that you have enabled widget sharing in your settings. Then, re-embed your player into the page to double-check. If this doesn't work, go to your Flash player settings. Change the Global Storage Settings to unlimited and "Never ask again"....
  • How can I add a SoundCloud badge to my site?

    Thanks for your interest in using a SoundCloud badge! We have a badge generator, which allows your to customise your badges destination, size, and design at here.
  • Where has the Flash widget gone?

    We previously offered a standard Flash widget and HTML5 embedded player with basic accounts on SoundCloud. Flash: HTML5: Now that HTML5 is more widely supported across the web and mobile devices, we've simplified our basic account players to solely offer the HTML5 embedded player. Please note: if you are using...
  • Can I make my own SoundCloud player?

    The embeddable SoundCloud players are extremely portable, and we like to think they’re quite nice, but sometimes you want to tweak them just a bit to make them really fit your needs. All of the hacks in this guide are available for the default HTML5 player, but in order to...
  • How to post to WordPress

    Here are some helpful tips to posting your embedded players to WordPress. First, click on your track or playlist's 'Share' button. You will then see an overlay appear, and must click on the 'Embed' tab in order to preview the embeddable player. Click on 'More options' and you will see...
  • What are the differences between the embeddable players?

    We currently have three different options available for our embeddable players: the new visual player, HTML5, and the new mini player. To get embed codes for each of these players please click the 'Share' button below your track or playlist's waveform. An overlay will appear where you can click on...
  • How do I switch back to the older HTML5 player?

    If you liked the look of the older HTML5 player better, don't worry! You can still get to other embeddable player options by clicking the 'Share' button underneath your track or playlist's waveform. From there, go to the Embed tab and you will see the option to preview with the...