Google API key

This feature allows retrieving the data automatically including title, pictures and content from YouTube when admin add/save a post. Since April 2015, it is required to have a Google API key. Please see instructions on how to get the key here:
In order to use this feature, follow these steps:
  • Step 1: Go to Video Extensions > Video Post > AutoFetch Data: Select which data to auto-fetch from video network (support YouTube, Vimeo and Dailymotion) when entering video URL
    • Fetch Video Title
    • Fetch Video Description
    • Fetch Video Tags (only work with Vimeo and Dailymotion)
    • Fetch Video Duration, Views, Likes, Comments count
  • Step 2: Enter the Google API Key. How to get your Google API key, please refer the document here


  • Step 3: Save

For Example: When adding a post, enter a YouTube – Video URL to the Video URL option of Video Settings, then hit Save

2016-09-28_153034The result is as follow: