EverWeb Widgetbox

Vimeo & YouTube Text Hyperlink

Vimeo YouTube Lightbox Text Link

This widget can be used to add several Vimeo and/or YouTube movies to a page without taking up too much room.

The actually movies can't download until the text hyperlink is clicked so the web page will download faster in the browser.

Vimeo & YouTube Setup

The widget inspector is shown to the right.

Enter the pre link text, the hyperlink text and the post link text in the boxes provided.

Choose the font family, font size, font color and the color of the hyperlink text.

The selector gives a choice of vimeo or youtube and this must be set appropriately.

Vimeo & YouTube Text Hyperlink

The URL to the video is pasted into the box. The format shown MUST be adhered to otherwise the video won't play!

VIMEO:     http://player.vimeo.com/video/23778257

YOUTUBE:     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DMviz8pA8aM

The only variable allowed is the video ID marked in red.

The video will NOT play when viewed in Preview mode or published to a local folder. The page must be published to a server for the move to appear and play.

This is a Hyperlink to open a Vimeo video...

This is a Hyperlink to open a YouTube video...

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