YouTube WD

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General Options

YouTube WD plugin comes with a large variety of options, which let you fully personalize and showcase your YouTube videos, channel or playlists in a unique way. These options are separated into three sections, General, Player and Gallery.

Let’s discuss General Options in this section first.

Select Theme. This setting lets you choose the theme from YouTube WD themes, which is going to be used on current YouTube entry. The default theme is pre-selected.

Show Main Video Info. With this option you can enable or disable the following attributes from the embedded YouTube video, playlist or channel:

  • Published Date
  • Title
  • Description
  • Views Count
  • Likes
  • Dislikes
  • Comments Count
  • Likes Ratio
  • Comments
  • Channel Logo
  • Channel Title
  • Subscribe Button

Comments Count Per Page. Indicates the initial number of displayed comments under your YouTube WD entry. You can have up to 50 comments on each page. The rest will load upon clicking Show More button, when you already have embedded the YouTube video, playlist or channel on a WordPress post.

Enable Share Buttons. If activated, this setting will place a social sharing block under your YouTube entry. These buttons include the following social networks:

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google Plus
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Twitter

Show Main Video Info by default. In case this option is enabled, the main description and published date of your YouTube video, playlist or channel will appear along when you add it into a page or post.

Show Main Video Title as Youtube Link. Enabling this setting lets you redirect users to the link of the YouTube page of your video, playlist or channel upon clicking on its title.

Note: In order to display the main video info in a playlist or channel, and link the title to their page on YouTube, you need to enable Show Gallery from Gallery Options.

Show Channel Info/Show Playlist Info. You can choose which elements to show or hide on channels and playlists. You can mark all necessary items from the following options to display them on front-end:

  • Title
  • Description
  • Logo
  • Banner
  • Videos Count
  • Views Count
  • Subscribers Count
  • Subscribe Button
  • Published (for Playlist only)

Show Channel Title as Youtube Link/Show Playlist Title as Youtube Link. Turn this option on if you wish to place the YouTube link to your channel or playlist on the title of your YouTube WD entry.

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