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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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Modify youtube video size on one page and show another size on different page

I have to display three videos (custom post type) on my first page. When clicking on the link, the post is displayed and video should be in default width. Can you help to find out how to change width ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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YouTube oEmbed and privacy-enhanced mode

When you´re embed a youtube video in an iframe, you can enable the privacy-enhanced mode, so YouTube doesn´t store information about your web page visitors until they play the video. I've tried to ...
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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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Link Youtube Channel In Wordpress Site

I am trying to develop a site where people can find and view videos of my activities from my youtube channel. I am quite new to wordpress but I decided to use it to achieve this purpose. I have been ...
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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 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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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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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) [closed]

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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How to embed YouTube videos in posts without adding suggested videos at the end?

I have started posting YouTube videos as posts. I simply copy and paste the URL and WordPress figures out how to embed it. I like this workflow, but I don't like the embed code that WordPress ...
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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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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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Limit iframe output in comment-meta commentmetadata

Often people are posting Youtube videos directly into comment fields under posts, which is really a nice interaction and I have no problem with that. My issue starts then, when I see those videos ...
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Static image for embedded YouTube video instead of blank player?

Thanks to this answer I have embedded a YouTube video in a Text Widget using [video src="http://youtu.be/JQ_2De2cnzI&rel=0&showinfo=0"] However it displays as this blank player when the ...
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Adding YouTube button to TinyMCE editor

I found a code set to add a YouTube button to the WP tinyMCE editor that I am now trying to incorporate into a Thematic Child theme. The code already works in a non-Thematic theme however, when I add ...
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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 can i display all youtube videos from a users youtube account

I want to display all recently uploaded youtube videos from my youtube account as a widget on the right side of the page. Just like how technobuffalo.com has done. Is there such a plugin that will do ...
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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