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YouTube iframe Embed and Resize to Content
<script src="page.js"></script>
...
<!-- You can set the initial size to something sensible, but it will get resized on loading -->
<iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/VIDEO_ID" width="560" height="315"></iframe>
...
(function($,sr){
// debouncing function from John Hann
// http://unscriptable.com/index.php/2009/03/20/debouncing-javascript-methods/
var debounce = function (func, threshold, execAsap) {
var timeout;
return function debounced () {
var obj = this, args = arguments;
function delayed () {
if (!execAsap)
func.apply(obj, args);
timeout = null;
};
if (timeout)
clearTimeout(timeout);
else if (execAsap)
func.apply(obj, args);
timeout = setTimeout(delayed, threshold || 100);
};
}
// smartresize
jQuery.fn[sr] = function(fn){ return fn ? this.bind('resize', debounce(fn)) : this.trigger(sr); };
})(jQuery,'smartresize');
// usage:
//$(window).smartresize(function(){
// // code that takes it easy...
//});
$(function() {
// Find all YouTube videos
var $allVideos = $("iframe[src^='http://www.youtube.com']"),
// The element that is fluid width <-- This needs to be changed!
$fluidEl = $("article");
// Figure out and save aspect ratio for each video
$allVideos.each(function() {
$(this)
.data('aspectRatio', this.height / this.width)
// and remove the hard coded width/height
.removeAttr('height')
.removeAttr('width');
});
// When the window is resized
// (You'll probably want to debounce this)
$(window).smartresize(function() {
var newWidth = $fluidEl.width();
// Resize all videos according to their own aspect ratio
$allVideos.each(function() {
var $el = $(this);
$el
.width(newWidth)
.height(newWidth * $el.data('aspectRatio'));
});
// Kick off one resize to fix all videos on page load
}).resize();
});
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