How to Hide YouTube Title bar, Control, and Ending Ads

//How to Hide YouTube Title bar, Control, and Ending Ads

How to Hide YouTube Title bar, Control, and Ending Ads

Most people should know that YouTube is the number one video site online, and because of its fast server, people like to take the advantage of it by hosting videos there. However, the annoy things about embed default YouTube video are ending ads, title and control bar. With those in place, instead of staying on your site, visitors can easily being redirected to youTube site or your compeititors’ promotional ads; obviously, no one wants that . In this short tutorial, I am going to show you how to hide YouTube title bar, control and ending ads.

– Go to your YouTube video

– Click on the Share menu

–  Then click on the Embed menu

–  Make sure “Show suggested videos when the video finishes” is unchecked

Hide Youtube Title bar, Control, and Ending Ads

Now, this embed code will state there will no be ending related ads after your video finishes playing.

In order to remove YouTube title bar and control, you will need to add few codes after the video link.

Original Embed Codes:

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

New Improved Codes:

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

You can see I added “&modestbranding=1&autohide=1&showinfo=0&controls=0” after the link, that will take care of title control bar, and other few unnecessary stuffs.

Here is the Comparison:

The default YouTube Video

default youtube embed codes

The new and improved YouTube Video

no title no bar youtube embed codes

Hopefully, this simple tutorial is clear enough for anyone to follow. As always, leave a comment below if you found it useful, and share with your friends if you think it is awesome!


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2018-03-01T02:40:11+00:00By |Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , |

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Founder of Siteber: a full-stack web developer with more than 8 years working experience in WordPress, SEO, and internet marketing.


  1. Mads February 11, 2015 at 11:55 am - Reply

    This was a great help! One additional question. Is there any way of removing the YouTube logo? Also I’m wondering if there is a way of removing the arrow in the bottom of the site? It kinda lures people to click it and then the ads appear again.

  2. Avinash May 2, 2015 at 6:01 am - Reply

    really nice explanation, i found it very useful. Thanks a lot

  3. Mufaddal November 6, 2015 at 6:09 pm - Reply

    I am also a developer and developing a site for middle east can you tell me the way that how I will remove title from vimeo & youtube video while i am not embedding video like this i am using a plugin to embed video so is there any way to remove title from video while using plugin to embed it?

    Help will be much appreciated
    Thanks in advance
    Mufaddal sabir

  4. Tony Sarmiento February 16, 2016 at 12:34 pm - Reply

    Thanks you really help me 🙂

  5. Douglas Negreiros April 26, 2016 at 7:24 pm - Reply

    There is a way to remove the youtube logo from the video?

    • Feng April 27, 2016 at 1:40 am - Reply

      no, you can’t remove youtube logo

      • Paulo August 18, 2016 at 6:03 pm - Reply

        Thats not true. You can use ?modestbranding=1

  6. Sasha June 13, 2016 at 3:46 am - Reply

    When I add this code my whole image turns into a black box. What am I doing wrong?

    • Ashish September 15, 2016 at 1:23 pm - Reply

      add ?showinfo=0 at end of video URL (and not &showinfo=0).

  7. Ginger September 15, 2016 at 11:26 pm - Reply

    I think YouTube found a ‘fix’ to this workaraound. It doesn’t seem to be possible to remove both the title and the youtube logo. One way or another, they want the watcher to be able to link back to youtube. 🙁

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