Plugin Reviews

WP Video Lightbox

Very easy to use WordPress lightbox plugin to display YouTube and Vimeo videos in an elegant lightbox overlay.

45 reviews
Average Rating
4.6 out of 5 stars
By , for WP 4.5.3

Flawless, thanks for the great plugin!

Simple to install and configure
By , for WP 4.5

Kept just displaying the shortcode text first off ... but solved that issue by wrapping the output with do_shortode()

Great for video ads
By , for WP 4.4.2

Super simple to install, customize and use. Bravo!

Simple - Effective - Fast - Elegent
By , for WP 4.4.2

Love this plug-in!
Just gets the job done with no fanfare and no complications whatsoever. We us this on all our web sites and it works like a champ!

Not working for https site
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It works like a charm but unfortunately it forces my https youtube link into plain http and ruin the padlock.

Works great
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I used the developer's documentation and put the lightbox inside a page template to hold a video. Worked like a charm!

Very nice, but autoplay and "alt" attribute would be nice
By , for WP 4.3.1

This works very nicely, but it means a visitor has to click twice to watch the video (in my case a Vimeo video). It would be better if there was an autoplay option we could use in the shortcode.

My website uses the same lightbox to show images and their "alt" tag value is shown above the lightbox as a title. So would be great if this plugin could also have a "title" attribute.

Great plugin
By , for WP 4.3.1

Great plugin. Keep up the good work.

A regular go-to plugin for me
By , for WP 4.4

Used this now on a number of projects. Love the options in terms of using text or images as the link. Works out of the box and not much fiddling about to get it to look good/match my layouts.

Needs better documentation! How to do simple image link?
By , for WP 4.2


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