Easily embed responsive YouTube videos, playlists, and live streams using shortcodes. Also add a secondary fallback video for when live streams are unavailable (also supports basic twitch embeds)
an example of what YouTube uploads embed from a channel looks like
an embed which is set by the url query variable ?v=youtubeVideoId
a sample of common shortcode usage
a sample of some of the options this plugins embeds have to offer
can this embed YouTube livestreams?
yes, you can add a live srtream, and a fallback video or playlist to have displayed if you are not currently streaming.
is the size dynamic to the website size?
yes, you can set the width to anything you want, and the height will auto-adjust to a 16:9 ratio. To make the width dynamic, set it to a %
can this embed my youtube channel?
the plugin can embed the uploads playlist from your channel.
can this embed twitch videos?
yes, the plugin supports basic twitch embeds.
- Upload plugin to the /wp-content/plugins
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
- Go to settings to see how shortcodes work and enjoy 😀
added dns-prefetch of youtube
added prefetch url for youtube videos
added update detection
auto height now works
twitch videos now work
fixed query not working
added option type=”auto”
auto will automatically select if the type is a video or playlist, based on whats available on YouTube.
auto is the new default option for type, if not set.
auto also works for fallbacktype.
fixed settings not displaying