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Embedding a youtube video in Joomla without using a video extension and disabling related videos at the end.

I needed to include a Youtube video on a client’s site. The client didn’t want the ‘related videos’ to show when the video was complete.

I tried the SP Simple Youtube extension from Joomshaper. That worked well except I couldn’t see how to stop the related videos.

In an article http://blog.chrismendlatech.com/2015/04/how-to-embed-youtube-video-in-joomlacom.html I discussed how you could use a wrapper to embed a youtube video in a Joomla.com site. It appears that the same method will work for a regular Joomla site. The video appears to be responsive. Continue reading

How to embed a youtube video in a Joomla.com site

Joomla.com is a website builder from the Joomla.org folks. They have partnered with siteground to provide a hosted Joomla solution.

Joomla.com is a very limited platform. It lacks the ability to use extensions that regular Joomla sites have but it is a way to provide a low cost Joomla based site.

See Our web design page for a comparison of regular Joomla sites with Joomla.com sites. Continue reading

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