Generate Youtube Embed Code from URL using PHP

June 14th, 2017 PHP 2,139 views

This is just a quick code snippet post on How to generate Youtube Embed Code from URL string PHP. Basically when we are building a user profile modules, and we need to take youtube video URLs from users, its very helpful. So that we just by using this URL, we can generate Youtube Embed code. And on the Website frontend, we are able show the Youtube Video Player in place of just a link.

So below is the Code Snippet.

Usage :

First argument is the Youtube URL, second is the Width of the Video player and third is the Height of the Video Player. Here Video Player Height & Width are optional. If you don’t give it, it will generage default 600×350 size video player.

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