How to Display Video Thumbnails with Media Module

The Media module is great for managing media files such as images and videos on a Drupal website. Today I will discuss video handling, specifically how to display a video thumbnail.

In this video, you’ll learn how to display a thumbnail for videos that are hosted on YouTube and Vimeo. Then, we’ll look at how to change the video “preview” view mode.

Modules

drush dl media media_youtube media_vimeo ctools views

Resources

Example videos:

Other mentioned modules: