Playlist block

The Vimeotheque Playlist Block allows you to add a video playlist to any post or page in your WordPress website. The playlist is created from Vimeo videos imported into WordPress as video posts which are managed by the plugin.

To add a new playlist block search for the “Video playlist” block type into the block editor.

Vimeotheque playlist block usage

How to add videos from a category

To add videos from an existing category, in playlist block modal screen, go to tab Selected and choose the categories to display videos from.

Vimeotheque playlist block get videos from category

Playlist theme options

These options allow setup of the playlist theme, dimensions and alignment.


This option allows you to choose one of the available playlist themes.

The available options are:

  • Default
  • Wall
  • Carousel


The playlist maximum width if the screen allows it. All playlist themes are responsive and will take the maximum available space if there’s not enough space to cover the whole width.

Aspect ratio

The aspect ratio of the video embed; this option is disregarded if plugin option Allow videos to override player aspect ratio, available under Settings -> Embed options, is on.


Playlist alignment in page. Available options are:

  • left
  • center
  • right

Embed options

The video embedding options.

Show title

When enabled, the video player will display the title of the video into the video embed.

Show byline

When enabled, the player embed will display the name of the video owner.

Show portrait

When enabled, the player will display the video owner avatar image.

Loop playlist

If checked, when the last video in playlist has finished playback, the playlist will start automatically with the first video.


Video playback volume; an integer between 0 (mute) and 100 (maximum volume).

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