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Play Youtube video with custom thumbnail onClick event

The snippet is basically a html file that will first display a larger thumbnail image.  Upon clicking on the thumbnail, the image will be faded and youtube video will start playing.





Demo Page For Autoplay youtube video while clicking on a custom thumbnail image




	

Demo Page For Autoplay youtube video while clicking on a custom thumbnail image

Demo by : WordPress Themes
Article Link : Custom Thumbnail with fadeout animation for Youtube Videos

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