You can automatically play a video when a customer visits that page by adding a straightforward parameter to your YouTube URL. This is ideal for a product or for your "About Us" page.

Take watchful thought when choosing to autoplay your recordings. Contingent upon the specific situation, naturally beginning a video can pester your guest and wind up causing more damage than great. Remember your guests might shop discretely—they might be in a calm bistro, a library, or on meal break at work.

Applies to Version(s): 3.9.0 or Current 

Complexity Level: Easy

Estimated time for Completion: 5 minutes 

How to Autoplay YouTube Video

  1. Go to the Youtube video you wish to embed.
  2. Click Share. 
  3. Click Embed. 
  4. Copy the HTML code. 
  5. If you want to put the video on the About Us page, in the Content section, open the Source Code. 

open source code

    6. Paste the HTML code that you copied from YouTube and then add this ?rel=0&autoplay=1 in the code.

paste HTML code

    7. Click Okay and then Save. To see your changes, click "View on Storefront". 

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