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Makes a preview-pic out of the short youtube-id, uses fancybox or prettyPhoto

  1. Extract ytlink.zip to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress
  3. Install "Fancybox for WordPress" and/or "prettyPhoto", if you wish to watch the Videos with this Plugins. If not, the Video opens in a new Window/Tab (target="_blank"
  4. Place one of the 4 shortcodes with your defaults in pages or sites
  5. Choose your default-settings in the admin-section for video-size, preview-pic-size and the title (if you don't put this into the shortcode)
  6. Enjoy

Requires: 3.0.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.5.2
Last Updated: 4 years ago
Active Installs: 20+


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