I always forget how to do this, so I am going to put it on my blog If you have ever watched a youtube clip, and wanted to show your friends a particular snippet beginning at some specific time, you might send them the URL and tell them “Watch after 30seconds.” A better method of communication is to send the URL with a “time marker.”
Take the following youtube URL:
If we add: #t=2m51s to the end of the url
It directs us to the video and starts playing at 2 minutes(2m) and 51 seconds(51s). Suppose the video is over one hour. We can do the following:
This allows us to start at 1 hour(1h) 2 minutes(2m) and 30 seconds(30s)
This will break if an ad appears.