This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

EasyTube for Youtube & Vimeo

Description

Allows WordPress users to easily embed YouTube and Google Videos using one simple tag and places a preview image of the YouTube videos in your RSS feed linked to the video.

Support

For support please visit http://www.paulbain.com/

Screenshots

  • Options pane for EasyTube global settings.

Installation

  1. Copy easytube.php into your wordpress plugins folder, normally located
    in /wp-content/plugins/

  2. Login to WordPress Admin and activate the plugin

A wordpress player can be embedded in a post using a tag of the following
form:

[youtube:URL]

e.g. [youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZSWZng4zBJI]

The URL is the url found on YouTube for a particular video.

You can also set the dimensions:

[youtube:URL WIDTH HEIGHT]

e.g. [youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZSWZng4zBJI 300 200]

Same tag format for Vimeo and Google Vidoes but with googlevideo instead of youtube
e.g. [googlevideo:URL] [vimeo:URL]

You can also set global options in the EasyTube option menu.

Contributors & Developers

“EasyTube for Youtube & Vimeo” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.10

  • Fixed an issue when embedding Vimeo content
  • Switched the default size to be widescreen for YouTube
  • Updated the licence to BSD 2-Clause

1.9

  • Updated to use normal full PHP tag rather than short tags, should work better on newer version of PHP
  • Set the default video size to be medium widescreen

1.8

  • Added Vimeo

1.7

  • Fixed a massive bug relating to video sizes
  • Added widescreen sizes

1.6

  • Fixed issues with medium player size
  • Updated compatibility
  • Added fullscreen mode