Video embedding is basically a required feature of all websites. Do they all have video? No. Should they all have video? Yes. From an SEO perspective, yes. From a branding perspective, yes. From a business perspective, yes.
Vimeo HTML5 Video
Ok, that said. How do we do it without horrible flash? Vimeo is the answer.
YouTube HTML5 Video
HTML5 Supported Browsers
- IE 9 Beta
- Opera 10.6
- Firefox 4 Beta 6 (as of November 7, 2010) uses WebM but not h.264)