• Why is my widget not showing up in Internet Explorer?

    The SoundCloud widget 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 make...
  • How can I get these Mini & Artwork players?

    The mini and artwork Flash widgets were features that were previously offered with Pro upgrades. They are still available but are deprecated and will be removed in the future. The current HTML5 widget gives a number of customizable options and we are always looking for better ways for you to...
  • Can I change parameters on embedded players?

    Yes! First, click ‘Share’ below the waveform of the sound or set you want to embed. From here, copy the widget code (Premium account holders also have the option to grab the Widget Code for the mini or artwork player). In this HTML-embed code, you can change the size of...
  • SoundCloud players embedded on other pages aren't working

    This may be due to an out of date version of Flash or your web browser. Please ensure these are both up to date when using our widgets. Ad blocking browser plugins can also affect our widgets, if you are running ad blockers, please try disabling them, or adding SoundCloud...
  • 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, unless it's a secret widget. Then, re-embed your widget into the page to double-check. If this doesn't work, go to your Flash player settings. Change the Global Storage Settings to...
  • 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 http://soundcloud.com/pages/widgets
  • Where has the Flash widget gone?

    We previously offered a standard Flash and HTML5 widget 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 widgets to solely offer the HTML5 widget. Please note: if you are using an older browser,...
  • 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 widgets 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 the...
  • What are the differences between the embeddable players?

    We currently have three different options available for our embeddable players: the new visual player, HTML5, or Flash. Visual player: Our visual player has: - Larger image to make tracks look as good as they sound - Option for a square or rectangular player - Related sounds show if the...