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Simple function for matching any youtube link and grabbing the ID
if (!function_exists('video_id_from_youtube_url')):
function video_id_from_youtube_url($source)
{
$pattern = '/^(?:(?:(?:https?:)?\/\/)?(?:www.)?(?:youtu(?:be.com|.be))\/(?:watch\?v\=|v\/)?([\w\-]+))/is';
$matches = array();
preg_match($pattern, $source, $matches);
if (isset($matches[1])) return $matches[1];
return false;
}
endif;
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