View the code required to make sure this audio file plays on all platforms: PCs, Macs and mobile devices and popular browsers such as IE; Safari; Firefox and Chrome.
Autoplay, loop and preload="auto|none|metadata" are optional attributes.
Getting audio onto your website can be complex because no one audio format or file format is compatible with every browser.
Audio files can be created in a variety of different formats. Many formats have specific uses or are suitable for specific platforms. Using common formats will give most visitors the best chance to be able to listen to your audio files.
The sound file above utilises 3 different formats: .mp3; .wav and .ogg to enable us to be confident the audio file will play on all the diverse platforms, devices and browsers currently available.
Page last updated: Wednesday 4 June 2014