[T3EXT DAY] TYPO3 Plugin for Youtube

One of the only TYPO3 extension which provides to integrate all the features of Youtube.com like Simple Video, Channel, Playlist and Live-stream to your TYPO3 site.

[T3EXT DAY] TYPO3 Plugin for Youtube

What it is ?

It is the only TYPO3 extension that adds Youtube functionality to your site.

So now embedding youtube videos to your TYPO3 site has been made as simple as copy paste !

Now you can display your Youtube videos in your TYPO3 site in video box and visitors can watch the video specifically on the page without being redirected to www.youtube.com.

So, what does it cost you to include a video box showing a video from youtube to your site?

Well nothing- It's free !!

This extension facilitates video on your servers and utilizes the transfer speed !

Isn't this a great deal :)

What does it do?

It is the only TYPO3 extension which facilitates to integrate all the features of Youtube like Simple Video, managing Channel,managing Playlist, Live-streaming, like,subscribe etc to your TYPO3 site.

Key features of ns_youtube extension:

  • video integration
  • Show Playlist
  • Show Channel
  • Manage Playlist
  • Manage Channel
  • Gallery View
  • Live-stream videos
  • Easy video box
  • Flexibile backend configuration
  • Industrial Technical Standards (Extbase/Fluid, Hooks etc.,)
  • Compatible from TYPO3 6.x to 9.x

1. Front-end view after plug-in installation

  • Single view

  • Playlist View

  • Gallery View

2. Back-end view after plug-in installation (with detailed screenshots)

4. Back-end view after plug-in installation

4.1 Get the extension via composer

Using the command line


composer require nitsan/ns-youtube:dev-master

4.2 Get the extension

In the TYPO3 backend you can use the extension manager (EM).

Step 1: Switch to the module “Extension”.

Step 2: Get the extension

  • Get it from the Extension Manager: Press the “Retrieve/Update” button and search for the extension key ns_snow and import the extension from the repository.
  • Get it from typo3.org: You can always get the current version from extensions.typo3.org/extension/ns_youtube/ by downloading either the t3x or zip version. Upload the file afterwards in the Extension Manager.

Step 3: Install the extension

4.3 Activate the TypoScript

The extension ships some static TypoScript code which needs to be included.

Step 1: Go to Template Module.

Step 2: Switch to Root page.

Step 3: Select Info/Modify option from drop-down.

Step 4: Click on Edit the whole template record button.

Step 5: Switch to Includes tab and add [NITSAN] Snow (ns_snow) extension to Selected Items list in Include static (from extensions): section

4.4 Configuration

Step 1: Add Youtube API key

Step 1.1: Switch to the root page of your site.

Step 1.2: Switch to the Template module.

Step 1.3: Select Constant Editor from drop-down.

Step 1.4: Select Category = PLUGIN.TX_NSYOUTUBE (5)

Step 1.5: Generate API key from this URL: https://developers.google.com/youtube/v3/getting-started and set it in API Key Constant

Step 2: Configure Constants

Configure extension constants as per your requirements.

Step 3: Add Plugin To Page

Add this great plugin to the page where you want to show your youtube videos and configure this plugin as per your requirement.

5. Cache clearing

Please use the buttons Flush frontend caches and Flush general caches from the top panel. The Clear cache function of the install tool will also work perfectly.

6. Support

Feedback & Suggestions

Just download & try the EXT:ns_youtube extension. You can write down your feedback/suggestion/comments to below comment box. So, we will adapt it for next version of EXT:ns_youtube.

Now, Expand your business by showing your youtube videos to your customers from TYPO3 site :)

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