What Is Video Lightbox?
A Video Lightbox enables the visitor to open and play web videos (HTML5, Youtube, Vimeo, etc) in a lightbox with a fullscreen background overlay.
It is committed to delivering an immersive viewing experience to your end users while playing videos on the web page.
The Best Video Lightbox Plugin:
Originally Published Sep 27 2020, updated Mar 21 2023
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Best jQuery Video Lightbox Plugins
videopopup.js is a lightweight video lightbox plugin which displays and plays your HTML5 video in a responsive, configurable modal popup.
Video Lightning is a highly customizable jQuery lightbox plugin that allows you to play youtube / vimeo videos in a stylish lightbox interface.
YouTubePopUp is a jQuery plugin that displays Youtube and Vimeo videos in a responsive, fullscreen, retina-ready modal window with or without autoplay.
A simple, accessible, customizable jQuery video lightbox plugin that allows to play Youtube/Vimeo videos in an animated modal window as you click on the video link.
A super tiny jQuery plugin to display Youtube or Vimeo videos in a nice-looking lightbox interface.
Best vanilla JS Video Lightbox Plugins
A feature-rich, responsive, accessible, mobile-friendly lightbox library that makes it possible to display any content type (HTML5/Youtube video, iframe content, inline HTML, and even image gallery) in a modal popup.