Image is everything and Video is King! Instead of just copying and pasting the default YouTube video embed code on your website or blog, add a fancy border to create a better visual effect!
I wrote this article before YouTube starting to force width on mobile phones… use with caution. I kept this post only because you can still use this technique for other things such as tables and form. I would not recommend for YouTube videos anymore and always test it first on mobile.
One fairly simple thing you can do to give your YouTube videos a better visual look on your website or blog is to add fancy borders around your video. You can change the color, border style and width to give you a variety of different looks by adding a ‘style’ code.
Adding Fancy Borders to YouTube Videos