I've been fiddling with how Youtube videos are embedded here and simplified it. We now have yt tags to replace the youtube ones Gus setup.
Just copy the URL from your browser over to here, for example http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6W5Iip6iDLY" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Then either highlight it & click the yt button or add the tags manually so you end up with
Unread postby The Mighty Gusset » Mon Jan 25, 2010 12:40 pm
Previously I tried to make it work so that you could use either the url, the embedded tags or the id number - but couldn't seem to make it work with all three, so just picked the easiest two.
I did intend to tweak it so that it would work with ALL video players.
I guess I won't be bothering now.
Unread postby The Mighty Gusset » Mon Jan 25, 2010 2:10 pm
I think whichever way you do it there will always be folk who can't work out how it works !
I tried to make it work all ways - but failed miserably.
And as for trying to include Google Videos, Daily Motion, Godknowswhatelse - I barely got started.