Tips & Documentation

Below is a list of tips, tricks, and documentation on how to use the EmbedPlus for YouTube plugin.

Embed a Responsive YouTube Playlist and Channel Gallery with our WordPress Plugin

Learn how to use different options to configure your gallery.

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How to Embed a YouTube Video, Gallery, or Livestream With the WordPress Gutenberg Block Editor

Learn how to embed YouTube videos with the Gutenberg block editor, classic editor, and in widgets.

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Set (Or Mute) the Initial Volume of a YouTube Embed

Control the volume of a YouTube video when the page is loaded.

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Add Lazy Loaded Animation Effects to YouTube Embeds

How to display eye-catching animation effects with your YouTube embeds as they load on your WordPress site.

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How to Add YouTube Video Thumbnails as Featured Images in WordPress

Automatically grab the thumbnail of the first video you embed in each post/page and set the image as the featured image.

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Automatically Convert Old YouTube Embeds to the HTTPS Player

Force SSL/HTTPS for your YouTube embeds.

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Forcing High-Definition (HD) Playback on a YouTube Embed?

Learn about YouTube's rules on HD streaming.

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Migrate from YouTube Advanced Embed to EmbedPlus For YouTube

Easily migrate from our other (now deprecated) plugin to EmbedPlus For Youtube.

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Make sure YouTube defaults to HTML5 on WordPress

How to confirm that your using the HTML5 player.

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