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WP Video Lightbox

Very easy to use WordPress lightbox plugin to display YouTube and Vimeo videos in an elegant lightbox overlay.

1.8.4

  • Fixed a deprecated constructor warning in the class-prettyphoto.php file.

1.8.3

  • Fixed an issue where the alternate text did not appear for a custom YouTube thumbnail.

1.8.2

  • Video lightbox is now compatible with WordPress 4.6.

1.8.1

  • Video lightbox now includes the minified version of the prettyPhoto library.

1.8.0

  • Vimeo video URL is now rendered in HTTPS in the shortcode.
  • Vimeo video thumbnail is now retrieved with a secure API request to the vimeo server.

1.7.9

  • Fixed some deprecated function in the settings.

1.7.8

  • Added "alt" parameter in the shortcode that can be used to describe the anchor image.

1.7.7

  • Added translation option which is compatible with language packs.
  • Video Lightbox is now compatible with WordPress 4.4.

1.7.6

  • Video Lightbox is now compatible with WordPress 4.3.

1.7.5

  • Updated the prettyPhoto library to fix an XSS vulnerability in it.

1.7.4

  • Video Lightbox shortcodes will now get filtered in a text widget

1.7.3

  • plugin is compatible with WordPress 4.2

1.7.2

  • plugin is now compatible with WordPress 4.1

1.7.1

  • Fullscreen option is now available for YouTube and Vimeo videos

1.7.0

  • Fixed an error message in the video lightbox settings

1.6.9

  • Added a new shortcode parameter to show the description of a video popup in lightbox

1.6.8

  • fixed an issue where vimeo video could not be played on a HTTPS site

1.6.7

  • plugin is now compatible with WordPress 3.9.

1.6.6

  • YouTube video can now be loaded over https

1.6.5

  • fixed a bug in the plugin where default options were not set for automatic upgrade

1.6.4

  • plugin is now compatible with WordPress 3.8.

1.6.3

  • plugin now works with multisite install.

1.6.2

  • Created a settings menu for the plugin
  • Updated the prettyPhoto library to 3.1.5

1.6.1

  • Added https support for YouTube video.

1.6

  • Added an option to automatically create and use the thumbnail of the YouTube or Vimeo video as the anchor image.

1.5

  • Made some improvements as to how the JavaScript code is loaded in the plugin. WordPress 3.6 compatibility.

1.4

  • added a feature in the shortcode to turn off the related video display after the playback

1.3

  • First commit to the wordpress repository

Requires: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6
Last Updated: 5 days ago
Active Installs: 70,000+

Ratings

4.5 out of 5 stars

Support

8 of 17 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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