Make YouTube video embeds look more professional

YouTube is surely one of the best ways to add videos to your site. However, if you want your videos to appear more professional on a promotional or advertorial page, you may want to hide certain elements of the YouTube player. Here comes the hidden gems of embedding string to help us.

Default YouTube Embed Code

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/egX9ZDaIrkU?rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Hide YouTube Video titles and info

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/egX9ZDaIrkU?rel=0&showinfo=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Hide YouTube Video Embed Controls (Trackbar and volume controls)

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/egX9ZDaIrkU?rel=0&controls=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Make video start from specific time

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/egX9ZDaIrkU?rel=0&start=110" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Make video stop at a specific time

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/egX9ZDaIrkU?rel=0&end=200" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Make video restart playing after complete (loop)

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/egX9ZDaIrkU?rel=0&controls=0&start=110&end=200&loop=1" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Change video player theme to light

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/egX9ZDaIrkU?rel=0&theme=light" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Creating a manual playlist using embed code

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/egX9ZDaIrkU?playlist=7QU1nvuxaMA,1cQh1ccqu8M,kPBzTxZQG5Q" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

You can read more and see all parameters in action here. Read more about YouTube Paramaters here.