Posting a video here in order to configure AMP for WordPress to work correctly with YouTube Embeds.
If you haven’t put AMP on your WordPress website yet, its certainly worth a look. Making your site load fast on mobile is important.
What about the open web? Well, my mobile pages load in under 1 second globally, served pretty much directly by Google. I understand the small chunk which is “paid” in return for this. Its a fair trade.
Video: Mark Ronson, The Business Intl. – The Bike Song
Below is a video from YouTube that you can play right now, and enjoy this track, including on your mobile webs (
visit https://robinjescott.com/mark-ronson-the-bike-song/amp/ for the AMP mobile version of this post to see what it looks like) UPDATE – this whole site is 100% AMP by default now.
“The Bike Song” Lyrics:
I run around town Around around and round The pedal to the metal The pedal to whatever Shooting round the streaky bends I hear a conversation in my head Thinking of a place to be Ising a little melody instead I won't argue with myself Today my legs are getting some help My mother tells me I should stop Go and get a real job That can't be the way that I roll Everybody's growing up Having kids and paying rent They're all getting cars of their own Gonna ride my bike until I get home
What’s That Picture at the Top?
As ever, in Ronson videos, there’s a hipster arty bit at the start… nobody is quite sure if they enjoy this part of the video, but it at least has some style, even if it’s something of a pastiche.
Below, is a copy of what I screenshotted, in case you want to look at this picture some more.
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