Questions tagged [youtube]

Youtube is a video sharing website. WP enables inclusion of Youtube videos through the oEmbed API. There are also plugins that support video embedding.

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Video Embed disappears on saving [closed]

I have gone through numerous articles and can't get a clear answer. In Wordpress when embedding a youtube video, on saving the draft the video disappears. My editor is able to add the link in the same ...
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WordPress fails to embed video URL on specific theme

My developer created custom theme for WP, and for some reason Wordpress fails to embed video URL on user-end. Everything is fine with Default WP themes, also video is fine on visual mode, but if I ...
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How to add srcdoc attribute to YouTube oEmbed in Gutenberg oEmbed Block

First of all, let me mention that I have already looked at the following two similar questions: Is it possible to modify the default YouTube embed attributes string? Filter oembeds tags to modify ...
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WordPress 5.3.x YouTube oEmbed is not working

We followed Brian Fegter's answer to display YouTube videos using WordPress' oEmbed feature: // Public video. $video_url = 'https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1lODe0i7dNw'; require_once(ABSPATH . 'wp-...
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Is there a way to pull youtube videos form posts and output them on static fornt page?

Is there a way in WordPress to pull youtube or local videos from regular posts and output them on static front page template? Only videos , no text content or images.
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How can I create an interactive custom frame around embedded YT video?

The example of what I'm trying to understand and learn from is pictured below. The "Start Here", "Read More>>>", "See Full List of Services Included", and "...
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Cannot embed YouTube video

I know of 3 ways to embed a YouTube video inside Gutenberg Just pasting the Embed code inside an HTML Block Just pasting the video URL Using the YouTube Block While method #1 seems to work without ...
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YouTube API 403 error when website restriction set

I am loading the latest videos from a YouTube channel to WordPress, using the YouTube API: function load_feed() { $url = add_query_arg( array( 'part' => 'snippet', ...
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How can I grab the video id of youtube?

I tried $videoID = wp_oembed_get( get_post_meta( get_the_ID(), 'video_url', true ) ); but that doesn't seem to do anything. I'm trying to set playlist id as the video id so the video loops itself. ...
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Modify YouTube Embed Code to fit theme

I'm using a custom bootstrap template and other users will be embedding youtube videos, which I want to be responsive to fit the theme. What can I do to make the normal YouTube embed code, something ...
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YouTube Video autoplay

I am using a YouTube embed on my site. To make it autoplay I have added ?autoplay=1 to the embed too. The code when added to the page/post editor, is showing the video with autoplay. But on the front ...
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Embed youtube list with sidemenu opened

I'm an editor in a wordpress blog I have embedded an youtube list with this code: [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=*********&list=**************************] I want that the plalist has ...
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youtube full screen on off permater code help for wordpress

I need a help , youtube player not work. whats problem in there?????? when i put here new youtube video id then not showing in here. site link : cintv24 .net my code is /* myYoutubePlaylist ...
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Can't embed certain youtube videos into theme

I am unable to successfully embed (certain) YouTube URLs into my theme in the back end, with the intention of having viewable video clips on the front end. Not sure if this a WordPress issue or an ...
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Block editor: Sandbox iframe shows outdated HTML

Even if users disable the popular Lazy Load for Videos plugin and the frontend correctly resets videos so that videos are no longer lazy-loaded, the Gutenberg block does not get reset. Below ...
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Add latest Youtube videos on main page [closed]

Is there any ways to get latest Youtube videos from my Youtube channel and show theme in a video gallery on Wordpress page?
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How to modify the HTML output of Gutenberg block? (Youtube)

I'm using a headless Wordpress linked to a Nuxt projet and I like to modify the output of my Gutenblock when it's called from the REST API. Current ouput is : <!-- wp:core-embed/youtube {"url":"...
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Wordpress and Youtube problem

I have problem that Youtube videos are not working on my page. I have done several ways to embed YT videos but nothing. I tried to put just link in post and YT video doesn't show on final post. I ...
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Advanced Custom Fields oEmbed video width and height

I'm using Advanced Custom Fields plugin and i have a oEmbed field in it where i want to display YouTube videos. This is how they look now: http://electives-abroad.org/custom-field-test/ Why do they ...
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How to auto embedded youtube with wp_insert_post()

I use this code to add a post to Wordpress: $new_post = array( 'post_title' => $title, 'post_content' => "test https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4g3e8XwVIYc https://youtu.be/...
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How to make an embeded a Youtube video from custom field text responsive to screen size?

So I've embedded a youtube video using oembed like this : $embed_code = wp_oembed_get(get_field('youtube_video') ); echo $embed_code; But how do i make it respond to screen size? viewing it on a ...
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Getting youtube links from post_content not working

I am trying to retrieve youtube links from post_content but it does not work.. function get_yts() { $query_args = array( 's' => 'youtube.com/watch?v=', ); $posts = ...
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Youtube iframe embed keeps disappearing from page

I am trying to embed a video on my homepage. I add the embed code from YouTube and paste it into a custom html blog on the gutenberg editor. I click update and check my website and the video is there....
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Get youtube link title in post title

If my post title is https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PJmMiZH3Q6I I want it to be converted to original video title which is "Ras Cricket - Fyah" Is there a way without API stuff cause it seems hard.
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oEmbed not working in WordPress

I am using custom embed URL for embedding a video. Embedding Youtube and Vimeo working really fine. But only this URL is not working. But if I add via iframeit is working. But I need to add this via ...
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How to edit embed filter for youtube video to allow responsive full width layout

Im trying to edit the suggested embed filter from wordpress.org to make youtube videos always stay 100% width inside its container div, while keeping the appropriate height dimension as needed. Is ...
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How to link to YouTube videos with thumbnails?

I am brand new to WordPress and find it very confusing. I have a small blog and cannot find a way to easily add a small grid of YouTube thumbnails that link to those videos. I have looked at all ...
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Wordpress site in China times out on requests to youtube [closed]

My wordpress site dj.pyromusic.cn is based in China, on a chinese server. Somewhere in the theme, or the site, it is making a request to youtube which is obviously blocked here, causing the load time ...
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Embed YouTube video on category description

I would like to embed a YouTube video on my category description pages. When I pasted the URL or embed code in the editor, I see the video. But on the page itself it just shows the code. Is there a ...
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Iframe Youtube video doesn't work

I'm currently developping a custom page (a handmade one) for my Wordpress website. This page is used to check the validity of a token, if the token is still up, some videos are shown on the page ...
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How to change thumbnail of embedded Youtube video?

When I embed a Youtube video onto my page, is there a way to change the thumbnail displayed (screenshot)? I do not have admin access to the Youtube video in-question. I would prefer a non-plugin ...
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Add youtube embed to woocommerce variations

How to add youtube embed code/ embed shortcode to woocommerce product variations? When I insert the shortcode [embed] also iframe code youtube and then saving the product variations the codes gone? ...
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Extract links inside embed tags in WordPress

I am using the default WordPress embed to embed a couple of videos in the content. I want to extract the video link from [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z9QbYZh1YXY[/embed], can anyone help ...
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Wordpress Mediaelement - Youtube Videos Embed Options

I have a custom field where I define the Youtube Url as a string. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3VqHtEF3LPE This then becomes the src in my theme's shortcode: <?php $ysrc = get_field('...
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I'm having a problem viewing the Youtube video

I'm having a problem viewing the Youtube video. In my single-custom I am using: <? Php echo wpautop ($post-> post_content); ?> And when I put the Youtube link he is not showing the video ...
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YouTube embeded video will not resize (only full screen responsive) [closed]

I am running Headway theme in the latest version of WP. I embed the code below although it ignores the youtube embed size and renders full width on the front end. Code:
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Remove Title of youtube video

How can i put a youtube video on my post without show the default title from youtube? I tried to put this code in the theme´s functions, but not worked. function remove_youtube_controls($code){ ...
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Post editor doesn't save embed media [closed]

I'm facing weird problem - I'm trying to save embed media to post in different computers and it doesn't work in all of them. We do the same process (insert -> media -> embed -> youtube code), and in ...
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YouTube embed parameters?

According to this: https://codex.wordpress.org/Embeds You can just paste in your YouTube link into your post body and it becomes an embedded YouTube Video. This works for me, but it seems to ignore ...
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Embed Youtube video link in wordpress editor

I have a problem embedding Youtube videos link on my website.The problem is that my website works fine when i post with admin user .. but posting a video with an editor user not working . I copy the ...
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Custom YouTube Plugin loading different PHP library on live site and localhost

It's come to my attention that the original question was a little unclear. I'm working on a custom-built YouTube plugin for WordPress which has passed all the tests on my local installation, but as ...
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Preventing YouTube embeds loading multiple instances of player JS?

I have noticed on many WordPress sites I work on that when there is more than one YouTube video embedded, multiple instances of the player JS will be called. Since it's a full megabyte of data, I am ...
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Why is my get_post_meta not properly calling the custom field when attempting to embed a YouTube video?

I have added a custom field to 2 posts in order for a non-developer to be able to post a video link from YouTube, and put the embed id in a custom field to be called by the code below. But when I ...
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Why isn't this youtube shortcode working?

echo do_shortcode('https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZBCTc9zHtI'); Is merely printing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZBCTc9zHtI" out onto the page. I know I can display the video with html with ...
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How to apply an ID to Shortcode Embedded iframe

I want to add an id="myid" to shortcode embedded iframe:- $video_url = get_post_meta($post_id, 'video_url',true); //or $video_url .= 'video url'; $check_embeds=$GLOBALS['wp_embed']->run_shortcode( ...
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jQuery plugin is loaded correctly, but does nothing

I'm trying to use this jQuery plugin to load a fullscreen background on a website. I've first implemented it in a static HTML on my desktop, this works fine. I then put everything in my theme and load ...
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Order Posts By Youtube Views

I have a wordpress website where I post song lyrics. I have written a wp query to list specific posts and order them by post views. However, I would like to order them by youtube views instead. I ...
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WordPress, oEmbed & YouTube video's with a 'dash'

I am having an issue where a video with a 'dash' (-) in the url are not being embedded in WordPress. This is happening when pasting the URL into a page / post and is also able to be reproduced when ...
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Iframes inside bootstrap tab disappear when tab is shown

I am currently struggling with strange iframe behaviour: I have bootstrap tab with three youtube iframes in it. When I go to this tab for the first time, iframes dissappear, but if I click on another ...
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pass user id in slug and get user information

I have user id and I am getting all information using user id on page with slug. When I pass the user id in slug then I am not getting user information on page. For example I have www.mysite.com/...