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Setting a post's featured image from an embedded YouTube video

If I create a post that has an embedded YouTube video in it (so all I do is paste the YouTube URL into the post and let Wordpress automatically embed it for me), is there a way to have the thumbnail ...
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How do I embed youtube videos with https instead of http in the URL?

I'm running a site that only communicates over SSL/https so if I embed a youtube video using http I will get an error message saying the site is'nt fully secure. Is it possible to rewrite something so ...
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Use [embed] filter in template files

WordPress autmatically embeds a youtube video's if I use: [embed] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xog1T5dUxcw [/embed ] This is great, but it doesn't work if I use it in an template file. I have a ...
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Implementing “Video of the Day” Feature?

I'd like to add a new area on a WordPress 3.0 site that contains a new video from YouTube each day. This video would be manually picked, and manually added each day. I'm not sure how to properly set ...
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Being notified when some YouTube video in some post becomes unavailable

Is there a plugin or some PHP code that notifies you whenever a YouTube videos becomes unavailable in some post of a WordPress website ?
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Set wmode attribute to transparent for the embed shortcode to make drop-down menu hover over YouTube embed in Internet Explorer

When you hover over my drop-down menu using IE8 or IE9, the menu div will display behind the YouTube embedment. It works fine on all other browsers. Upon research, I found out that many others have ...
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Add a YouTube or Vimeo video as a post attachment?

I'm developing a gallery plugin and I was wondering if I could add a YouTube and Vimeo "embed" option to the media uploader to be able to add YouTube and Vimeo videos as attachments to a post instead ...
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Do_Shortcode not working for Embed

I'm trying to use Custom Field types to embed Youtube videos in a more organized fashion and using the Do_Shortcode() would seem to work perfectly, however this: <?php echo ...
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Get all Youtube video's from posts and embed them on a different page

Is this possible? I want to let it check all my posts to see if there is a embedded Youtube video. If so, I want to show that on a different page, embedded and linking to that particular post... I ...
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Youtube parameters within WordPress embed code?

Ok, so I want to embed youtube videos but also remove the annoying annotations. The following code works great from to embed the video [embed width="599" height="360"]youtube.com/watch?v=mNf0v2WkV0U ...
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How to Replace YouTube Videos with a “Click to Play” Thumbnail?

I use a lot of embedded videos (via oembed) on my blog, and that can slow down page loads. Is there a way to automatically replace YouTube (and other) videos with a thumbnail (preferably the post's ...
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Use oEmbed in List Items

I'm aware that WordPress has oEmbed functionality. But the content to be embedded has to be on it's own line like so: Lorem Ipsum http://www.youtube.com/link/to/content More Lorem Ipsum ...
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Any way to use a custom Parameter for youtube embed without using an iframe?

I do not want to display the titles of videos I embed on my wordpress site. The way I've been doing this is using the embed link, inserting the iframe in the wordpress post and adding the custom ...
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Grab YouTube Thumbnail AFTER Post?

I'm using a feed to receive special YouTube feeds organized via playlists. Unfortunately, the URL is not included in the description field, but I can get the videos to display by including the source ...
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Embeding YouTube video via a template function throws iframe cross-domain policy error

I'm using Wordpress 3.5 which natively supports embeds into posts and pages from many sites, YouTube included. When I embed a Youtube video directly onto a post or a page (by simply copying and ...
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Lightbox Plus ColorBox plugin and auto playing YouTube video

I'm using WP v3.6 and v2.6 of the plugin and using inline lightboxes to open a YouTube video embeded with an iframe. My boss wants the video to play when the lightbox opens. So originally I tried: ...
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How can i create a function to get youtube video time

Tom J Nowell posted this code to help me retrieve the YouTube video time. Functions // function to parse the code from the URL function parse_youtube_video_id_from_url( $video_url ) { ...
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How to change the way wp_embed handles only youtube videos?

What i'm trying to do is have youtube videos show a div when they stop playing. Wordpress replaces youtube links automatically with embed code. Instead I'd like to replace it with something like: ...
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Is it possible to enqueue the Youtube API script or does it have to be inline?

The code below is the main part of a function in my functions.php which returns a div and script which ultimately output a youtube API iframe to the template where the code had been called from. At ...
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How can i add all videos from youtube playlist as post?

I want to add 200 videos from YouTube playlist to my WordPress blog. Each video iframe add as each post to particular category. I searched many plugins but that's not meet my requirement.
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Feed error: A feed could not be found at youtube.com/… (1 post)

FeedWordPress doesn't work very well with YouTube feeds. The RSS feed clearly exists when I visit the link via web browser, but FeedWordPress can't find it. YouTube feeds work just fine with other ...
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How do I embed a YouTube video in WordPress 3.0?

I've upgraded to version 3.0. My site is wordswithfriends.net My administration panel looks like the following I thought there was supposed to be a special YouTube button which I don't seem to ...
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add_filter to youtube embeds?

hey guys, when posting a youtube video link in the backend (in a post or a page) wordpress is automatically creating the embed code for me. Is it possible to add a filter to that? I'd love to change ...
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Embed YouTube video from custom field value

I'm collecting Youtube video links in custom fields, but when I echo out the value it just prints the URL. How do I get WordPress to convert it to be embedded? Example: <?php global $post; ...
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YouTube Sidebar Widget - YouTube service unavailable

I'm using WordPress 3.5 and YouTube Sidebar Widget 1.3.2. The plugin display service is unavailable. Why have I encountered service unavailable? The YouTube video is set to be public and embeddable.
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Forcing WP to embedd a video when using a shortcode

With the following shortcode for YouTube videos, how can I make it such that WordPress still automatically embeds the video for me? <? /** YouTube shortcode, usage: [youtube align="alignleft" ...
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vimeo/youtube video embed with thumbnails

Is there a way to get wordpress to embed Vimeo, YouTube videos like tumblr with a thumbnail and then to play without the player buttons? examples - http://ascender.tumblr.com/ ...
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Div around YouTube video

My posts have YouTube embedded videos in the form of: <object width="600" height="400" classid="clsid:d27cdb6e-ae6d-11cf-96b8-444553540000" ...
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Use Click Image to Play Youtube Video in a Wordpress Loop

Here is my code on Playing Youtube Video when an image is clicked.. The HTML <div id="my-video" style="display:none;"> <div class="responsive-video"> <iframe ...
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Custom youtube shortcode that uses $content

I wanna make a simple shortcode that returns the youtube link in a specified size and use the content. Something like: [yt]http://youtu.be/Nl29v5pfxTw[/yt] I have this code, but I want to simplify ...
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Echo do shortcode with custom field not working

I'm using WP YouTube Lyte to show YouTube videos. I'm combining it with Advanced Custom Fields so that the user can just add the YouTube id to show the video. I'm using the WP YouTube Lyte short code ...
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How to allow YouTube object embed in Wordpress 3+?

I admin a Wordpress blog with a few dozens of users. Since we upgraded to version 3.1+ my users can't insert the YouTube embed tags into a post ( wordpress or TinyMCE removes them ). When I'm ...
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How to import my YouTube channel into WordPress?

I want to know how to import my YouTube channel into my WordPress website? Example: I have a YouTube channel with 7 videos. I want to bring all the videos into my WordPress website's sidebar. If ...
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videos not showing on my tag pages

i am using the Smart Youtube plugin for wordpress to show youtube videos. This works fine on my main site. But when i click on a view by a certain tags, none of the video show up in the blog ...
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How to make my new theme read [youtube id=“id of the video here” width=“600” height=“350”]?

I recently changed the theme on my website pocketlife.com.br , and now all my videos, which were used on the posts on this format: [youtube id="only the id here" width="600" height="350"] are not ...
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How to change src link in YouTube?

I want to add html5=1 in YouTube link. How can I do that? I try something like this: function add_embed_filter($html, $url, $attr) { $new = str_replace('oembed', 'oembed&html5=1', $html); return ...
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WordPress fails to embed video URL

WordPress or my theme fails to embed this video URL: https://www.youtube.com/embed/vsTrAfJFLXI?rel=0?controls=0 but works with this URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vsTrAfJFLXI I need to ...
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How To Use YouTube Url Stored In Custom Field To Get Video Image and Set it As Featured Image

I have sourced the following code which captures the URL for a YouTube video placed in the content/body the code then gets the video image from YouTube and sets the image as a featured image. ...
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How add class youtube and type/html to oembed code?

How can i add : class="youtube-player" type="text/html" to iframe like : function Oembed_youtube_no_title($html,$url,$args){ $url_string = parse_url($url, PHP_URL_QUERY); ...
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add youtube thumbnail in index and single.php add video

I crating custom wordpress themes for video related website, client can embed youtube video, in index.php only show thumbnail image and title of video then when click thumbnail it goes to single.php ...
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Publishing a video from blog to youtube

Is there any plugin for publishing a video from wordpress blog to youtube? I have a wordpress blog and user will upload videos from wp admin and these videos should be published to youtube or ...
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How to make an image of a YouTube video appear as a thumbnail in the list of blog posts

How do I post a YouTube video so that an image of the video also appears as a thumbnail in the list of posts. Here's the blog in case that helps: http://wordfruit.com/blog
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Right align a youtube video

I'm trying to right align (class="alignright") a YouTube video AND allow my client to edit the surrounding text in the future using the visual editor. I simply added class="alignright" to the tag ...
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Rename Smart YouTube's httpv back to http for all posts

I've used the Smart YouTube plugin to embed YouTube videos into my blogs. The way I did it is to replace the http:// of the YouTube url with httpv:// as the plugin describes. But now I noticed that ...
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change output location of plugin function using a custom hook

I'm running the YouTube Video Fetcher plugin and it fetches youtube videos and displays it on your website. However, instead of displaying the video after the post, I want to hook the code into a ...
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wp_enqueue & youtube API on different templates

I'm trying to use the youtube API on two of my template pages. Obviously I want to enqueue it correctly. When I put this code in my footer.php page, I got it to work: <script ...
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oEmbed youtube video aspect ratio

When I insert youtube video in my post by just putting the link(http://youtu.be/KvtkknNawCQ). The video aspect ratio becomes 4:3. How can I change to 16:9?
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Search for featured image, then for first image, then for video thumbnail

I want wordpress to use featured image to create thumbnail. If there is not, then first image of the post. If not, video thumbnail. Can anyone help me modifying the code? Thanks in advance. USED ...
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How do I display Youtube/Vimeo video ID on custom post type when user enters it in custom meta box?

I have created a 2x shortcodes that displays a youtube video and vimeo video when the user enters the videos id in it, for example: [youtube id=""] [vimeo id=""]. Instead of entering this in my post ...
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How to save post change url youtube link?

In functions.php i using this to change width url from youtube: add_action('save_post', 'set_url_youtube'); function set_url_youtube() { $post = get_post($post_id); $content = ...