I wanted to enable authors to embed YouTube videos with a minimum of hassle.
Thanks to Paul Bain's plugin, it's easy.
- Download and install the EasyTube plugin from http://www.paulbain.co.uk/ (follow the "Mambo plugins" link).
- Enable it from the Admin Interface
Extensions >> Plugin Manager
- You are done
To embed a video in a story:
If you want to set a width and height:
[youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WN1KD0hCy20 100 100]
To do a google video:
[googlevideo:URL WIDTH HEIGHT]