I'm somewhat confused. I'm following this example on how to create video sitemap. So say, I need to add the <video:video> tag to my page's sitemap that contains this YouTube video:


I've come up with this so far:

    <video:player_loc allow_embed="yes">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dJT1jN2BtZk</video:player_loc>
    <video:title>Google dude giving generalities</video:title>
    <video:description>Some Google dude giving us basic generalities on how to do something. Not helpful at all.</video:description>

So question - did I fill in the <video:player_loc> tag correctly?

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    Yes, I can confirm that you've filled in the <video:player_loc>tag correctly. Jun 25 '20 at 15:09
  • @NinaDubovich thanks. My only concern now is the video:player_loc tag. Which URL is it supposed to be https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dJT1jN2BtZk or https://www.youtube.com/embed/dJT1jN2BtZk? if it even matters.
    – c00000fd
    Jun 25 '20 at 22:26
  • it should point to a player for a specific video, so /embed/ Jun 26 '20 at 17:20

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