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[resolved] Still getting videos links insted of thumbnails (facebook) (6 posts)

  1. simonsix
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Hi, i reinstalled your plugin but i understand that this problem did not solved.
    when i post an article on facebook, im getting a youtube video links insted of site link.

    this is my siite: http://gamepro.co.il
    this is facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GameProISrael



  2. JS Morisset
    Plugin Author

    Posted 2 years ago #

    Have a look at the FAQ:

    Q. Why does Facebook play videos instead of linking them to my webpage?

    A. The NGFB Open Graph plugin generates information about the current webpage and its content - what social websites like Facebook do with that information is beyond our control. When Facebook is given information on videos, it embeds and plays them directly, instead of linking the preview image (for example) to the source website. There are two possible solutions:

    - Turn off video discovery completely by setting "Maximum Number of Videos" to "0" on the NGFB settings page.

    - Uncheck the og:video, og:video:width, og:video:height, and og:video:type meta tags. This will leave the video preview images, but exclude information on the videos themselves.



  3. JS Morisset
    Plugin Author

    Posted 2 years ago #

    BTW, you appear to have THREE plugins adding Open Graph data. You really shouldn't do that...


    <meta property="og:image" content="http://gamepro.co.il/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/Tom-Clancys-The-Division.jpg" /


    <!-- This site is optimized with the Yoast WordPress SEO plugin v1.4.7 - http://yoast.com/wordpress/seo/ -->
    <link rel="canonical" href="http://gamepro.co.il/2013/06/11/ubisoft-saves-its-best-for-last-tom-clancys-the-division-for-xbox-one-and-ps4/" />
    <meta property='og:locale' content='he_IL'/>
    <meta property='og:type' content='article'/>
    <meta property='og:title' content='Tom Clancy’s The Division : יוביסופט עושה זאת שוב עם IP חדש - GamePro | חדשות משחקים'/>
    <meta property='og:url' content='http://gamepro.co.il/2013/06/11/ubisoft-saves-its-best-for-last-tom-clancys-the-division-for-xbox-one-and-ps4/'/>
    <meta property='og:site_name' content='GamePro | חדשות משחקים'/>
    <meta property='fb:admins' content='1040563949'/>
    <meta property='og:image' content='http://gamepro.co.il/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/Tom-Clancys-The-Division.jpg'/>
    <meta property='og:image' content='http://gamepro.co.il/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/The-Division-MMO.jpg'/>
    <meta property='og:image' content='http://gamepro.co.il/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/The-Division.jpg'/>
    <!-- / Yoast WordPress SEO plugin. -->

    And Three:

    <!-- NGFB Open Graph meta tags BEGIN -->
    <meta name="generator" content="NGFB Open Graph 5.2.1" />
    <link rel="author" href="http://gamepro.co.il/author/simonsix/" />
    <meta name="description" content="יוביסופט עושה זאת שוב: משום מקום, IP חדש לגמרי שנשמר לסוף מסיבת העיתונאים, נחשף והפרשים את כולם, משחק אונליין/קואופ בעולם פתוח שנראה מצוין. מחלה שהתפשטה..." />
    <meta property="article:author" content="http://gamepro.co.il/author/simonsix/" />
    <meta property="article:modified_time" content="2013-06-11T15:04:31+00:00" />
    <meta property="article:published_time" content="2013-06-11T04:42:32+00:00" />
    <!-- article:tag:1 --><meta property="article:tag" content="e3" />
    <!-- article:tag:2 --><meta property="article:tag" content="the division" />
    <!-- article:tag:3 --><meta property="article:tag" content="tom clancy's the division" />
    <!-- article:tag:4 --><meta property="article:tag" content="יוביסופט" />
    <meta property="og:description" content="יוביסופט עושה זאת שוב: משום מקום, IP חדש לגמרי שנשמר לסוף מסיבת העיתונאים, נחשף והפרשים את כולם, משחק אונליין/קואופ בעולם פתוח שנראה מצוין. מחלה שהתפשטה..." />
    <!-- og:image:1 --><meta property="og:image" content="http://gamepro.co.il/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/Tom-Clancys-The-Division-300x159.jpg" />
    <!-- og:image:1 --><meta property="og:image:height" content="159" />
    <!-- og:image:1 --><meta property="og:image:width" content="300" />
    <meta property="og:site_name" content="GamePro | חדשות משחקים" />
    <meta property="og:title" content="Tom Clancy&rsquo;s The Division : יוביסופט עושה זאת שוב עם IP חדש | GamePro |..." />
    <meta property="og:type" content="article" />
    <meta property="og:url" content="http://gamepro.co.il/2013/06/11/ubisoft-saves-its-best-for-last-tom-clancys-the-division-for-xbox-one-and-ps4/" />
    <!-- og:video:1 --><meta property="og:image" content="http://img.youtube.com/vi/EWJD8DMasCU/0.jpg" />
    <!-- og:video:1 --><meta property="og:video" content="http://www.youtube.com/v/EWJD8DMasCU" />
    <!-- og:video:1 --><meta property="og:video:height" content="349" />
    <!-- og:video:1 --><meta property="og:video:type" content="application/x-shockwave-flash" />
    <!-- og:video:1 --><meta property="og:video:width" content="620" />
    <!-- NGFB Open Graph meta tags END -->


  4. simonsix
    Posted 2 years ago #

    I already turned off Open Graph from Yoast WordPress SEO plugin.
    and i dont know whats the first one.
    is there a way to reset Open Graph data?

  5. JS Morisset
    Plugin Author

    Posted 2 years ago #

    Once something has been posted on Facebook, that's pretty much the way it will stay. ;-) You can try the Facebook Debugger (see the FAQ) to try and refresh Facebook's cache, but that only works if stuff hasn't been posted yet.


  6. simonsix
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Ok, thank you

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