Admittedly, I don’t know a great deal about A/V codecs. There’s so many around these days, that its hard to keep track of them. I just want something that plays my video files, dammit! That said, I have heard of H.264, whether through making use of the codec in playback, or through the web over
The mootools extension, MooPlay, lets you create and customise your own video player for use with HTML5 videos. It features all the controls you’ve come to expect from Flash-based players; like play, pause, fast-forward, rewind, fullscreen mode, loading progress bar, volume control, time played/remaining and even has support for subtitles.