Youtube Data API allow users to incorporate youtube functionality into their own
applications or websites. The Data API allows a program to perform many of the operations
available on the YouTube website. It is possible to search for videos, retrieve
standard feeds, and see related content.
The Data API gives you programmatic access to the video and user information stored
on YouTube. With this, you can personalize your site or application with the user's
existing information as well as perform actions on their behalf (like commenting
on and rating videos.)
Youtube DATA API in ASP.NET Video Starter Kit
ASP.NET Video Starter
support Youtube Data API for fetching videos and their information
from youtube and store it within your own website.
It is introduced in ASP.NET Video Starter Kit 5.5 and support vast variety of ways
to fetch videos from youtube via youtube data api. All youtube video information
will be processed and store within video kit information means video will be streamed
from youtube via embed script while rest of all information will be fetched within
video starter kit.
Fetch videos based on youtube categories e.g (Science & Technology)
Fetch videos based on youtube user e.g (fetch your own videos from youtube)
Fetch videos based on search terms. work on all categories or selected category.
Fetch videos based on filters e.g today, this week, this month, all time added videos
Fetch videos based on orders e.g published, relevance, top rated, most viewed etc
Automatically fetch videos once new videos added in youtube.
Fetch videos to be store / assign within website own categories.
Store videos directly or need admin review before appear in public
Mark your favorite videos as featured videos.
Update and delete fetch video information once stored.
Assign all fetch videos to user within website.
Advance video tag processing engine allow you to process each and every youtube
video tags in a scalable way, create search suggestions and add it in tag clouding
after admin review.
Optionally allow admin to create and update blog posts from any video.
Enabling Youtu Data API in Video Starter Kit
You need to perform the following steps in order to enable youtube data api on asp.net
video starter kit solution.