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YouTube Chromeless


The YouTube Chromeless plugin (developed by and based on the Custom YouTube Video Player tutorial by allows one to play YouTube videos in the Chromless player. Use the following tag style to insert the YouTube videos into your posts:

    [youtube:url width]


  • url – URL of the YouTube video you want to embed;
  • width – width of the chromeless player (height is being calculated automatically).


  1. Upload ‘wp-flash.php’ to the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


Where can I get support?

The support forums can be found at

Contributors & Developers

“YouTube Chromeless” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Initial public release.