Youtube Gallery Example
by Jeffrey A. "jam" McGuire
Joomla! is many things to many people. How do you go about finding, creating, and focusing marketing it towards a particular target? And how to tackle necessary technical changes to match this direction? Are these even the right questions to be asking? The Joomla! project’s decentralised nature can make decisions about project direction lengthy and arduous. And it may appear that other open source CMSs have an easier time with these issues, but I say play to your strengths, Joomla! In this talk, we’ll explore some practical approaches from other projects to addressing the intersection of open source community and delivering business value with a platform that offers a broad range of functionality, supported by a large community of diverse contributors.
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Youtube Gallery Extension for Joomla - Key benefits, and How to Use It.
The YoutubeGallery extension for Joomla is a simple way to add your videos to any Joomla website, and supports videos from Youtube, Vimeo, and many other video hosting sites. The software is responsive, user friendly and can really enhance the SEF of your site when people search for related topics and videos, whether on Youtube or search engines in general.
Getting your Youtube extension working is straightforward, with a few simple steps required to build this great video resource on your Joomla site. All that needs to be done is to select ‘components’, on the back end of your site, then ‘Youtube gallery’, and then ‘new’. You can now add the video links you require. Adding your existing Youtube channel, and all the videos you might already have uploaded there is also easy to accomplish, and thanks to the simple layout and responsive interface, it can take a matter of minutes to incorporate whole video plays lists on to your site. Additionally, adding your own custom features, such as title, description, of video thumbnail, only requires some basic link syntax.
The benefits of the Youtube Gallery are already making a real difference for all kinds of sites, from business oriented to hobby or entertainment pages. The great thing about the YoutubeGallery is that it allows users to express their creative editing skills when composing a video collection, slideshow, or even workshop and information content. Being able to engage with site visitors this way, directly with video also helps to make your site much more SEF.
In general, the Youtube Gallery extension is one of the easiest ways to get your videos on your website that exists today, being easily accessible to the wide variety of site operators that use Joomla without requiring hours of tweaking. Of course, if you should ever need some help with your version of the software, then Joomlaboat are more than happy to help get your Youtube Gallery Extension up and running, or address any problems that crop up.