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YouTube metabox


To get meta value in front-end, use get_post_meta() with meta key is youtube_id.


Print YouTube video ID:
ID, β€˜youtube_id’, true);?>

<img src=", β€˜youtube_id’, true);?>/mqdefault.jpg” alt=”” />

Video player:

<iframe src=", β€˜youtube_id’, true); ?>” width=”588″ height=”331″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen>


  • YouTube metabox in WP 3.7
  • YouTube metabox in WP 3.8


  1. Upload youtube-metabox to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the β€˜Plugins’ menu in WordPress


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