YouTube for WordPress is a complete, all in one, YouTube solution for WordPress installations.
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Introducing a brand new , fully redesigned YouTube browsing experience brought directly to your WordPress dashboard.
YouTube for WordPress is the most valuable YouTube solution for WordPress installations, allowing you to maintain any YouTube account directly from your WordPress dashboard.
Plugin Works Best In Modern Browsers
We are currently seeking users to help translate YouTube for WordPress, to make it more readily available to the rest of the world. Currently we have the plugin translated into :
If your interested in helping out with translations, please consider grabbing a copy of the .pot file located in the language folder in the root of YouTube for WordPress. Any and all translators will get credit in the readme and on the YouTube for WordPress site.
YouTube for WordPress is built up on the latest version of the YouTube API (v3.0) enabling some truly amazing features out of the box. Some features include (but are not limited to) uploading new content to your account, browsing your entire channel, searching YouTube for new videos/playlists/channels, keeping up with your subscriptions, insert single videos or entire playlists and so much more.
Anyone using YouTube as their video hosting solution should be using this plugin. Check out the YouTube for WordPress demo site for examples, documentation, tutorials, support and premium add-ons.
YouTube for WordPress requires a Google OAUTH and API Key - for help with obtaining your keys, please visit our support article
Easy to Use Shortcodes
YouTube for WordPress provides some extremely easy to use shortcodes. You can either manually enter shortcodes onto a page, or use the 'Insert to Post' to quickly and easily embed videos or playlists into a post (and automatically generate the shortcode for you).
Some shortcodes that come bundled with YouTube for WordPress
[yt4wp-video video_id="123456"]- single videos embed
[yt4wp-playlist playlist_id="123456"]- playlist embed
[yt4wp-grid playlist_id="123456"]- playlist grid layout
[yt4wp-grid channel_id="123456"]- channel grid layout
[yt4wp-grid search_term="WordPress Tutorials"]- search term grid layout
For more information regarding premium add-ons, please review the Add Ons Overview page. Some add-ons we have scheduled for release include:
Along with some premium add-ons, we have a few premium themes in the works as well that will be released down the road.
YouTube for WordPress may be the most highly supported YouTube WordPress plugin to date. As changes are made to the Google/YouTube API this plugin will continue to grow, and extend it's functionality. Due to the overwhelming popularity of this plugin, support will be provided to support license holders first. All other support will be provided through the WordPress plugin repository support forums, located here. At the moment, only free support is provided. In the coming weeks, we will be transitioning over to a licensing and support ticket system.
For a full list of features please visit the Features section of the YouTube for WordPress site.
For support options, please visit the main YouTube for WordPress support page
Documentation and Examples
Note : the YouTube for WordPress documentation is a work in progress. as time progresses, the documentation , developer documentation and examples sections will grow ten fold with specific working examples.
Please check back frequently for updates to the documentation, examples and add-ons section of the site. As time progresses, tutorials and more advanced examples will be added to the documentation.
Requires: 3.9 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.2
Last Updated: 2015-4-23
Active Installs: 5,000+
2 of 7 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.
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