YouTube is one of the most popular channel where you can search videos, songs, trailers etc. No doubt this channel manage large traffic. Despite it being very popular and powerful there are some tricks and features that are still not known by most users. Here’s the tips :
- STOP AUTOMATIC BUFFERING AND PLAYING THE VIDEO
It seems very annoying when you have so many tabs open and any one of them is playing automatically and you want to stop that. The other case where you have stopped the video but it is continuously buffering the video and eating you limited internet and its speed.
To solve this problem here’s the trick. By changing the properties of chrome you can manage that.
Click on the link: chrome://settings/content
Now go to the Plug-ins and click on “Click to Play”.
This will solve your problem.
- SEARCH VIDEO BY SPECIFIC KEYWORD
Every second thousands of videos upload on YouTube. To find any specific YouTube video may be too irritating and time consuming. To solve that problem you can search the video by using specific keyword “allintitle:”
For example, if you only wanted search results with the word “tennis championships”, you would use this syntax:
allintitle: Sony Xperia M Tweaks
This would bring back Google search results with the words “Sony Xperia M Tweaks” in the Web page titles.
- YOUTUBE OFFLINE FEATURE GUIDE
Offline mode feature is newly introduced by Google in YouTube app for android and iOS users. Offline feature simply means, you can now download the YouTube videos on your device and watch it later without internet connectivity. It is absolutely free of cost. Now there is no need to be interrupted by buffering or low internet connectivity. Download your favorite serial episodes, music videos, movies and more and enjoy it later.
Details : http://www.attabot.org/android/youtube-offline-guide
- SKIP THE PARTS OF THE VIDEO
If you want to view the video by skipping some parts of it you can use numbers 1, 2, 3…9, 0 from your keyboard to skip it.
5 will work as 50% skipping of the video.
0 will start the video from starting.
- SPEED CHECK AND OTHER DETAILS OF YOUTUBE VIDEO
YouTube is the largest busy channel on internet. To check the BRANDWIDTH, details about the showing FRAME then just right click on the video and click on “States For Nerds” this will show you all of the details related to the current video with the graph of bandwidth.
- YOUTUBE VIDEO EDITOR
YouTube gives you a platform where you can edit your videos before uploading them. You can combine multiple videos and images you’ve uploaded to create a new video. You can trim your clips to custom lengths and add music to your video from a library of approved tracks. You have the feature customize clips with special tools and effects.
You can put together clips to create new videos and publish them to YouTube with one click.
- YELLOW LINE IN YOUTUBE BAR
We all have noticed YELLOW LINE about 20px in YouTube bar. This line indicate the place from where the adds will start to show. You can notice that before yellow line advertisement will not show and after crossing the yellow line ad/pop-up will start to show.
- YOUTUBE TV
You can watch the videos in HD just like playing on TV. Here you can see the trailers, songs, videos etc. Even you can connect other devices (laptop, mobile, video devices) with it.
- HIGH DEFINATION VIDEO ON YOUTUBE
To watch the video in HD you have to install Magic Actions for YouTube™. It enhances your YouTube watching experience. Auto HD, Ad Block, Cinema Mode, Mouse Wheel Volume Control, Screenshot and many more features are built in.
Download it from the Chrome Web Store: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/magic-actions-for-youtube/abjcfabbhafbcdfjoecdgepllmpfceif?hl=en
- AUTO PLAY the videos
If you want to play the next video automatically then just turn on the AutoPlay feature provided by YOUTUBE by default.
- START THE VIDEO ON SPECIFIC TIME
If you want to start the YouTube video on some specific time then you just have to make changes in the URL
At the end of Link add the time from which you want to start the video like this:
Now the video will starts from 4minute and 8 second
#t = time
- CREATIVE YOUTUBE HACKS
Type: “Beam me up, Scotty”
And that will beam up you search link by link. Just try.
Type:” use the force, Luke”
After that your screen will move freely anywhere.
- DO THE HARLEM SHAKE
Have you ever watched your YouTube screen dancing like “HARLEM SHAKE”. Just search for DO THE HARLEM SHAKE and see the dancing screen on the song. You have one pause button nearby YouTube to stop that dance.
- DEDICATED CHANNELS FOR MOVIES AND SERIES
YouTube has dedicated channels for MOVIES where you can watch Hollywood/Bollywood movies for free in good quality.
YouTube has dedicated channels for TV Shows where you can watch shows for free in good quality.
- iframe CODE OF CURRENT VIDEO
The <iframe> tag specifies an inline frame. An inline frame is used to embed another document within the current HTML document. Just right click on the running video and click on “Get Embed Code” and that will show you the code.
The code of current video is:
<iframe width=”854″ height=”510″ src=”ttps://www.youtube.com/embed/0ipN6mW7f6M”frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>
- COMMON YOUTUBE SHORTCUTS
|Space||Play / Pause|
|←||Go back 5 Seconds|
|→||Go forward 5 Seconds|
- TAB TO SELECT TOOLS
If you don’t want to use keyboard then you can use TAB (on keyboard left-top) to select the tools available on YouTube.
- BASIC SETTINGS
The basic settings are also available on the video player. If you want to watch the video later then you can select “WATCH LATER”. It will save the video in the queue.
You can change the size of the video. You can play it on full screen also. The QUALITY can also be set.