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Optimize YouTube Video Embed

Description

When we embed youtube videos on a page it calls for some URLs and it’s hard to get off to improve the score on page speed.
This plugin put an image thumb of the video with a play button instead of the youtube video. Simple and fast, just put a shortcode and it is working!
A CSS+JS solution using a Youtube automatic thumb or your hosted preferred thumb!
This plugin is based on https://wordpress.org/plugins/optimise-youtube-video-embed/

Screenshots

  • Using some ways of this shortcode plugin.
  • The result of simple way.
  • The result of defining an image thumb.
  • The result of defining the size of the video.

Installation

  1. Upload the plugin folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress.
  3. That’s it! Don’t need to configure, enjoy.

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. Upload the plugin folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress.
  3. That’s it! Don’t need to configure, enjoy.

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

Changelog

1.0.0

  • Initial commit.