Have you ever sent someone a link to a video on YouTube and then explained to them that they need to skip to the 50 second mark, or wait to watch or pay attention until a certain point in the video?
Did you know there’s a simple way to simple edit the end of a YouTube URL so that it automatically drops the user to a certain point in the video?
See the =50s at the end of the URL below? that’s telling it to drop the user to the 50 second mark of the video upon click/page load.
So that’s pretty cool. I think it’s useful for digital marketing purposes and video delivery via email newsletters / social media link embeds on LinkedIn, Facebook, etc.
However, when you try it in the embed code it throws an error, just FYI.
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