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How to create a video playlist with JetBlog Video Playlist widget

This tutorial will be useful for you if you are going to create a video playlist with JetBlog Video Playlist widget functionality.

Let’s get started!

Firstly, go ahead to Elementor Editor and search for Video Playlist widget. Drag-n-drop it to the free section in the site.

Displaying the time and duration of the videos

Step 1 – Drive to the Content > Items tab where you will see the text message. Firstly, you need to get Google API.

Video Playlist widget items adding

Step 2 – To perform it click on the pink link here in the tab and it takes you to Google Developers Console.

What you shall do next is described in the following topic.

Step 3 – With the API Key go ahead to Content > Items tab and add videos to your playlist by inserting the URL address from the YouTube.

Playlist settings

Step 1 – Navigate to the Settings tab where you can adjust the look of your playlist: the height, the orientation, the thumbnail settings, the item numbers. Here you can also hide the Videos Counter, the Item status, the Duration and the Thumbnail image settings on tablets or mobiles.

Settings in Video Playlist widget

Step 2 – After that, go to the Style > General Styles tab and change the main view of the Video Playlist widget. Here you can set the Background styles, choose the convenient Heading Icon, Title and Counter settings, such as Color and Typography styles.

General Styles in Video Playlist widget

Step 3 – Then go to the Style > Thumbnail Styles tab where you can set the general style and pay more attention to the Title and Duration settings.

Step 4 – Next, go to the Style > Thumbnail Numbers and Status Icon tab. Here you can change the look of the numerations of the videos and the status icon.

Thumbnails Numbers and Status Icons

Step 5 – In the Style > Scrollbar Styles tab you can adjust the color of the Scrollbar Thumb and Track.

Scrollbar Styles in Video Playlist widget

Pay attention to saving all the changes and next, remember to update the site and have a look at the preview.

Now, you are ready to form a video playlist by your own to make your content more visualized, alive and more attractive. Good luck!