Support » Plugin: Featured Video Plus » Batch inject video URLs?

  • zolointo

    (@zolointo)


    I’ve got 300 post IDs. I’ve got 300 youtube URLs.

    I don’t want to do this one-by-one.

    Does anyone know how to inject _fvp_video entries into wp_postmeta that the FVP plugin will pick up and interpret? I tried injecting all of them with the meta_value string, but the plugin doesn’t hook into them.

    Is there something else I have to create aside from the wp_postmeta entries?

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  • su1

    (@su1)

    I would also like to know, is there a custom field I could fill from which FVP would pick up the video url?

    I am creating posts with an aggregation plugin, so the only way for me to indicate the video url would be through a custom field.

    Plugin Author Alex

    (@ahoereth)

    The meta field ist _fvp_video. It needs to be a serialized PHP associative array with at least the provider, full and valid keys.

    
    update_post_meta( $post_id, '_fvp_video', array(
        "provider" => "youtube",
        "full" => "https://youtu.be/YOUTUBEID",
        "valid" => "true",
    ) );
    

    This will not automatically result in the video thumbnail being fetched tho. You could also send requests to admin-ajax.php using a valid loggedin user and _fvp_nonce. Check the network tab of your browsers console while adding a video through the featured video meta box on the post edit screen to see how the requests look.

    Hope it works,
    Alex

    • This reply was modified 2 years, 11 months ago by Alex.
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