Parse youtube video id using preg_match

This regex grabs the ID from all of the various URLs I could find… There may be more out there, but I couldn’t find reference of them anywhere.

if (preg_match('%(?:youtube(?:-nocookie)?\.com/(?:[^/]+/.+/|(?:v|e(?:mbed)?)/|.*[?&]v=)|youtu\.be/)([^"&?/ ]{11})%i', $url, $match)) {
   $video_id = $match[1];

Here is a sample of the URLs this regex matches: (there can be more content after the given URL that will be ignored) … … … … … … … … … …

It also works on the URL with the same above options.

It will also pull the ID from the URL in an embed code (both iframe and object tags)

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