Video Lightbox For Guten Blocks


Video Lightbox for Guten Blocks is a user-friendly WordPress plugin that seamlessly integrates into the Gutenberg editor, allowing users to effortlessly create visually stunning Video Popups. With flexible customization options, this plugin enhances the overall design and engagement of your content, offering an easy and effective way to showcase video within your website.

  • Display video in popup using button or image layout.
  • Lightbox functionality for image and video to provide a larger view when clicked.
  • Support various video formats, including MP4, YouTube and Vimeo etc.
  • Provide the option to upload image & click to open Video Popup with PlayIcon image.
  • Customize the appearance of button option, including colors, border, and textcolor.
  • Customize the appearance of lightbox Video width, background color & opacity.

Plugin Requirement

PHP version : 7.4 or latest
WordPress : WordPress 5.9 or latest


This plugin utilizes third-party libraries to enhance its functionality:

  • Fancybox JS: – Use to achive lightbox functionality for videos in popup
  • Fancybox CSS: – Use to achive lightbox functionality for videos in popup



  • This is the first screenshot for Backend Options for Button Option.

  • This is the second screenshot for Frontend output for Button Option.

  • This is the third screenshot for Backend Options for Video Thumbnail.

  • This is the forth screenshot for Frontend output for Video Thumbnail.


This plugin provides 1 block.

  • Video Lightbox Enhance your WordPress website with the Video Lightbox for Gutenberg Blocks plugin, a powerful tool that seamlessly integrates into the Gutenberg editor to bring a captivating multimedia experience to your content.


Installing the plugin is easy. Just follow these steps:

  1. From the dashboard of your site, navigate to Plugins –> Add New.
  2. Select the Upload option and hit “Choose File.”
  3. When the popup appears, select the file from your desktop.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions and wait till the upload completes.
  5. When it’s finished, activate the plugin via the prompt. A message will display confirming activation was successful.

That’s it! Configure your settings as you see fit, and you’re on your way to creating visually appealing grids in Gutenberg.


  1. Upload the plugin files to the /wp-content/plugins/video-lightbox-for-guten-blocks directory, or install the plugin through the WordPress plugins screen directly.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ screen in WordPress


How to integrate Video Lightbox?

  1. Add a new post or page.
  2. Click on the “+” icon to add a new block.
  3. Search for “Video Lightbox” and add the block to your content.
  4. Configure the block settings, including Upload Media, Button settings, Video Lightbox options, etc.
  5. Publish or update your post/page to see the Video Lightbox in action.

Can I customize the appearance of the Popup?

Yes, you can easily change popup background color & popup width in Video Lightbox Settings.

Can I customize the appearance of Button or Can I add Custom Css for Button?

If you want to add custom Css for Button you can do it but plugin already have Button Settings for that,

Can I Change the size of Video Thumbnail image?

Its simple Go to Video Type Settings Video Thumbnail size Dropdown in sidebar then choose your option.


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Contributors & Developers

“Video Lightbox For Guten Blocks” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




Frontend and backend bugs have been fixed.


Initial Release