When working with videos it is sometimes preferable and cost effective to utilise a service such as YouTube to serve them to users that visit your website. Recently we had to use YouTube videos that need to be updated on a button click for a project which users could vote for their favourite video.

Posted on September 08, 2015

I have been working on a project and came across a feature in my website that would need to take YouTube embed code or even a url and extract the video id for storage in a database.

Posted on May 25, 2012