New YouTube iframe embed code & wmode=transparent

Is the new YouTube embed code getting in the way of your layout by refusing to display above or below a floated or positioned element?

All you’ve got to do is tuck one of these little bits of code at the tail end of the URL, depending on your exact situation:



Continue reading » · Written on: 02-18-11 · 4 Comments »

4 Responses to “New YouTube iframe embed code & wmode=transparent”

  1. Ben wrote:

    It works, but when you add a video with a playlist, it stops working.

    February 22nd, 2011 at 10:57 am
  2. Brandon Dawson wrote:

    Have they perhaps not pushed out the “new” code to everybody yet? My playlists are still using the old code, for which a wmode=”opaque” or wmode=”transparent” will work, as appropriate.

    February 22nd, 2011 at 1:59 pm
  3. Some Guy wrote:

    Awesome. Thanks! Helped me out.

    May 1st, 2012 at 12:16 pm
  4. az wrote:

    Great, thank you so much :)

    May 30th, 2012 at 5:00 am

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