Step 5: Defer Video Module

Written by the Divi Engine Documentation Team


Follow this information to defer the loading of your videos.

Add The Nitro Defer Video Module

Select YouTube Or Vimeo

Define A Preview Image Or Leave As Default

You can either add a preview image or leave it as the default preview image defined by the video itself.

Add Video ID

Find the ID of your video and then insert it into the video ID box provided in our module. Please know that you must insert your video ID into the box title "YouTube ID" irrespective of if it is a Vimeo or YouTube video. You will get your video ID by looking at the URL of the video. The ID comes after the “=” or "/" sign. In the image below, the ID is: QyMkwgBTBmM

Click On Nitro settings

Access Nitro settings.

Defer Video Settings

You may be wondering to yourself what the various features on the Defer Video Module tab accomplish. Here is a breakdown.

  • Autoplay: Make the video play automatically.
  • Mute on autoplay: Make sure that the video is muted when it starts playing.
  • Colour: Select the play icon colour.
  • Controls: Show the video controls.
  • FS (fullscreen): Allow the video to play full screen.
  • Loop: Make the video play over and over again.
  • Modestbranding: Remove the YouTube logo from the video player.
  • Rel: Show related videos or not.

To use any of these functions, turn on the corresponding switch. For clarity's sake, the Enabled switch means ON and the Disabled switch means OFF. After turning on your desired settings, click the Save Changes button at the bottom of the tab.

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