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Is there a way to stop FB embedding YT videos I post on page wall ?

Discussion in 'FaceBook' started by almir012, May 19, 2011.

  1. almir012

    almir012 BANNED BANNED Jr. VIP Premium Member

    Feb 1, 2010
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    When I post a link to my site's page that has embedded YT video on it, Facebook recognizes video and automatically add a clickable thumbnail that makes video to play straight on FB wall.

    Any chance to stop it so it just shows thumbnail image but not that blue play triangle button so fans could click on title link and finish on my site ?
  2. ``Yousef

    ``Yousef Power Member

    Oct 16, 2009
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    You could always post the thumbnail as an image via direct link, http://img.youtube.com/vi/<insert-youtube-video-id-here>/0.jpg, and then place a link to your site next to it.

    As far as I know, there's no way to hyper-link an image on Facebook.