# YouTube

This source is based on Media from YouTube. Once the source has been created, as instructed in the Getting Started guide, you will be able to map its contents to any Builder element.

The cache is set to 3600 seconds by default, if your workflow requires immediate results disable the cache by setting it to 0, but being this an API-driven source it is not recommended.

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This source requires granting permission to the ZOOlanders OAuth App, but you can also create your Google App and use it instead.

# Queries

The following source queries are supported out of the box, although the YouTube API (opens new window) allows further integration.

# Videos Query

Returns a list of videos that match the request parameters.

# Playlist Videos Query

Returns a collection of playlist items that match the request parameters.

# Channel Videos Query

Returns a collection of channel items that match the request parameters.

# Types

# Video Type

Each query returns a, or a list of, Video Type which has the following available properties for mapping.

Name Type Description
ID String The ID that YouTube uses to uniquely identify the video.
URL String The unique URL to the YouTube video.
Title String The video's title.
Description String The video's description.
Published At String The date and time that the video was published.
View Count String The number of times the video has been viewed.
Comment Count String The number of comments for the video.
Like Count String The number of users who have indicated that they liked the video.
Dislike Count String The number of users who have indicated that they disliked the video.
Thumbnail URL String Des
Thumbnail Width String Des
Thumbnail Height String Des