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YouTube videos in Markdown – via Markdown Cheatsheet · adam-p

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/02/28

Clever, as I didn’t know you could directly refer to the YouTube preview image using the “/0.jpg” trick:

Youtube videos

They can’t be added directly but you can add an image with a link to the video like this:

<a href="
" target="_blank"><img src="" 
alt="IMAGE ALT TEXT HERE" width="240" height="180" border="10" /></a>

Or, in pure Markdown, but losing the image sizing and border:


Source: [WayBackMarkdown Cheatsheet · adam-p/markdown-here Wiki · GitHub

Gif using

If you allow using resources outside of YouTube, then you can use to render the video into a gif image and use that image in the above construct.

I tried that with a few seconds from which resulted in and the gif file

via: [WayBackflash – How to embed a video into GitHub – Stack Overflow (thanks [WayBackaloisdg for answering)


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Arjen Lubach in NTR | College Tour 

Posted by jpluimers on 2017/05/22



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How to Download YouTube 4K Videos with Youtube-dl Script

Posted by jpluimers on 2017/05/12

Interesting Python script: [WayBack]

Source: How to Download YouTube 4K Videos with Youtube-dl Script [WayBack]




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YouTube to MP4 & MP3 Converter and Video Download –

Posted by jpluimers on 2017/03/10

Every now and then I want to download or play a (fragment of a) YouTube video.

This is what I use to grab the video as music: YouTube to MP4 & MP3 Converter and Video Download –

Then I use Audacity to create fragments.


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Tamikrest – Aratane N’Adagh – [HQ] – YouTube

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/11/09

Great music find by Jan Wildeboer a while ago.

In the thread some more African music is mentioned by Ferdinand Thommes


Playlist of Tamikrest related songs.

Ali Farka Touré:

And some I found myself:


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