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Yes you can! With Wix you can add HTML Widgets into Flash websites and you can embed Flash apps into HTML websites.

For more information about the HTML App you can click here.

For more information about how you can add Flash to your HTML Site, please click here.

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  • pcfong

    Replied by pcfong January 31, 2014

    Can I have both a html5 and flash version of my site on the same domain?


    As the title suggests, can I have both a html5 and flash version of my site on the same domain? This is so that I can cater to both types of users. The version they would choose will be indicated on a landing page. Please let me know if that is possible.



    www.minipixels.net Automotive Photography + Design
    • HIRO Wix Team

      Replied by HIRO January 31, 2014

      Hi Patrick,
      It is not possible to combine Flash site and HTML site.
      Please refer to the Best Reply of this thread for further information.

      -HIRO, Wix Team
    • pcfong

      Replied by pcfong January 31, 2014

      Why is that? I see many websites that allow the user to pick either version of the website on the landing page under the same domain. Can you please provide more details why that is not possible than just saying no? I want to understand the reasoning. 

      Appreciate it

      www.minipixels.net Automotive Photography + Design
    • Michal

      Replied by Michal January 31, 2014

      The Flash and HTML platforms are two distinct platforms, each with a different page structure and features; unfortunately, this means they cannot be combined under one website. 



      Michal - Wix Team
    • pcfong

      Replied by pcfong January 31, 2014

      I understand. So you cannot have 2 platforms under 1 domain? I.e. www.example.com/html and www.example.com/flash



      www.minipixels.net Automotive Photography + Design
    • ariadned Wix Team

      Replied by ariadned January 31, 2014

      Hi pcfong,

      Unfortunately this isn't possible at the moment.

      We document and learn from every feature request and bug brought to our attention. These objectives are immediately high priority milestones in Wix's product road map.

      Feel free to add your feature request to our Wish List by posting here.

      You can keep up to date with what features are coming soon here.


      Kind regards,

      Ariadne - Wix Team
  • Sean

    Replied by Sean November 25, 2013

    You know what I find on every single one of your HTML for Flash site support pages is  about the same.It's either A. " Well Pinterest or (fill in the Blank) needs to ...blah blah blah. Like it's their fault.In the 10 months I've had this site, Ive tried a FB like button, Pinterest, Google +etc to no avail spending hours  of my life on it thinking I'm doing something wrong. Everybody has a FB button.  OR B. you say 

    Uh Ya, well you're running flash and that's an outside html.code, We didn't write it so Uhh, we don't even know or support any.. THAT! kinda...stuff. Like we're holding a rottin fish asking you to cook it.

    IT"S FB, Google Calender. Test it already. Instead of trying to give us some third world apps that's no ones ever heard of.But the hypocracy kicks in when we see FB, Pinterest & Tweet buttons on every single one of you're pages! We don't you step up and say our cheap flash in the pan format that we got out of a cereal box doesn't really do anything you want it too. But guess what, We got a zillion templates to choose from. ..psst haha but actually we just change the color and words on about 25 or 30 of them because we think you're dumb.

    • Yoav Wix Team

      Replied by Yoav November 25, 2013

      Hello Sean,


      We apologize for the inconveniences you might have encountered - please view these instructions on adding HTML widgets and content to your site:


      You can find all the information about how to add an HTML code to your Flash site  here or check out the video below.
      You can also post questions about the HTML feature on this page.

      (If you are looking for information about the HTML5 editor, please click here for the HTML5 forum)

      Please note:
      * By adding external HTML code you are adding products /code we have not created or tested.
      Therefore our Support team cannot answer any questions concerning HTML.
      * The HTML feature won't work with embedded sites.




      If you encounter difficulties with embedding services in your site, please let us know what you are trying to achieve so we may further assist.


      Let us know if you need any additional help!

  • rob598

    Replied by rob598 October 29, 2013

    I have been following the instructions for the HTML widget for inserting paypal banner and another banner that connects to a sister site.  It simply isn't working...the information doesn't show up on my site.  I cannot figure out what I could be doing incorrectly since I am following the instructions wix has provided.

    Any help would be appreciated I really want to get those up and running


    • Yotam Wix Team

      Replied by Yotam October 29, 2013


      Thank you for contacting Wix support.

      Please keep in mind that by adding external HTML code you are adding products and code that we have not tested or created in Wix, therefore we cannot answer any questions concerning the HTML iFrame/Embed App.


       If you require any further assistance, feel free to contact us again. 

      Yotam Wix Team
  • ayacucho

    Replied by ayacucho August 5, 2013

    CAN I convert my flash templates website into html5?

    • Hudson Wix Team

      Replied by Hudson August 5, 2013

      Yes of course,

      Please read the following notes before submitting your site (you can find all the notes here).

      1. Keep in mind that this tool is experimental and may not export the site like you wanted, this tool is designed to give you a head start in converting your Flash site to HTML5 but manual modifications are usually required afterwards.


      2. Once the site you submitted is exported, a copy of the site will be created in your Wix account (similar name but starting with html_name) The original site will not be affected! Also any premium package/domain connected will not be effected unless changed by you manually.


      3 . Some of the features that are possible in Flash are not possible on the HTML5 editor at this stage. This means, things that are not possible in the HTML5 editor will not be copied into the exported sites.


      4. Please make sure to submit the Wix URL of your site regardless if its connected to a domain or not ( www.wix.com/username/sitename)


      5. Once your exported copy was created, you are welcome to post your feedback on this thread. Please include the URL of the exported site for reference (the original URL would also help)


      6. If you have a premium package and want to transfer it to a new HTML site you can do that. For more information follow this link






  • dinamiso Wix Team

    Replied by dinamiso February 22, 2013


    Unfortunately, this workaround is the only option, but it should work as I tested it on my site.


    Thank you,


  • alexisgarner1226

    Replied by alexisgarner1226 February 21, 2013

    Hi I tried the work around but it doesnt come out the way I want it. I want my picture to change everytime the mouse hovers over the link. Pretty much just like the website with the apple but my picture instead of the apple. How  do I achieve this?

  • dinamiso Wix Team

    Replied by dinamiso February 13, 2013

    Hi sandyclifton2,

    You can create this effect using the following workaround.

    Please create a menu from individual buttons and place this button on your site pages and not on the header.

    Upload an Apple image to your Wix site.

    Place the first image on the home page on top of the menu button : '  Home ' then go to the second page and place the Apple button on top of the second button menu.

    copy this process to all your site pages.

    This way you will create an effect your apple moves with menu buttons.


    Add a button to your site from the Buttons & Menus section of the Add list and link it to an external site, a page from your site, a document or an email address.

    To add a button:

    1. From the left toolbar, click the Add icon.
    2. From the  Add list, click  Buttons & Menus. Click one of the button options.
    3. From the Button Settings window, under Button Text, type a name for your button.
    4. Under Link to, click the field.
    5. From the Link Settings window that opens, click your Link type: Web Address, Page, Email or Document and add your link.
    Note: For more information about adding links, see the below section, Linking Your Buttons.
    6. From the Link Settings window, click Done.
    7. Click outside of the button to close the Button Settings window.


    Thank you,


  • sandyclifton2

    Replied by sandyclifton2 February 13, 2013

    How would I be able to create the feature with the moving apple on this website when they move from one menu item to the next? Is this possible to do on the html 5 platform? Is the flash platform still available? How would I do this on the html 5 platform?? It seems that the apple leaf moves too in some of the pics. Like an animation or something.

    Site to look at is this one and the apple move and changes

  • Leah Wix Team

    Replied by Leah December 12, 2012

    Hey Tim,


    If you create a mobile website, it will appear on mobile devices (and not the HTML site).


    I hope this helps! Please let us know if you have any further questions.


    Sincerely, Leah Wix Team
  • Tara's Chance

    Replied by Tara's Chance December 12, 2012

    I am going to make the entire site now html, Is there a way to still incorporate the mobile version? Like... if you were to be on a mobile device the website would show up as it does on a regular browser, but can wix maybe identify that you are on a mobile and ask if you would like to switch to mobile view or something like that? Is that possible?

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