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TGN YouTube and VideoReadr shortcodes


Embed YouTube videos using or and VideoReadr videos using [videoreadr=id] or [videoreadr=id width height]

  • YouTube

    • , for example
  • VideoReadr

    • [videoreadr=id]
    • [videoreadr=dT1T8LEZ], for example


To install this extension

  1. Put tgn-youtube-and-videoreadr-shortcodes.php into /wp-content/plugins/

    1. Activate the plugin

    2. Start using the shortcodes in your posts


What is YouTube?

YouTube lets you broadcast yourself.

It is the world’s best and free video hosting service. Upload your videos and share them with your friends or the world!

What is VideoReadr?

VideoReadr enhances YouTube videos with bookmarkes, transcripts and a full scripting language



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Contributors & Developers

“TGN YouTube and VideoReadr shortcodes” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



  • Version 1.0.2

    • Removed static links to jQuery UI files. VideoReadr now detects and dynamically gets these files on demand
  • Version 1.0.1

    • Added support for any valid YouTube URL in , not just the id
  • Version 1.0

    • Initial release