If you are running an entertainment or news blog then IMDB Movie and TV show WordPress Plugin Using TMDB may be a great fit for you.
Below are some of the screenshot of both front end and back end of IMDB Movie WordPress Plugin:
After installing and activating this plugin, you will get the options settings page for this plugin under Settings > Movie Option.
To add the IMDB movie info in your post and pages, click on IMDB Movie button in your editor page. Here you can put the IMDB ID of the movie, or you can also search the movie.
TV show can be added using shortcode that is mentioned in the documentation
Notice that you have to provide the correct TMDB API key in the settings page to show the movie details on posts and pages through shortcode. Also, the movie search functionality during adding the movie from editor button use this API key.
Features of IMDB WordPress Plugin:
Below are the features of this plugin:
Why you need this plugin?
This plugin may be useful if you have an entertainment website or news blog on WordPress. You don’t have to type information about movie. You can just add the movie by putting IMDB movie ID or by searching the movie from the button available on post and page editor page. After this, the plugin will automatically retrieve the pieces of information and show it in your posts or pages using TMDB API key.
For TV shows, you have to use the shortcode provided by this plugin.
Thus this IMDB Movie WordPress Plugin will save a lot of time, make it easier to run your entertaiment or news blog.
As this plugin uses the TMDB (https://themoviedb.org) API, so you can also call it TMDB WordPress Plugin.
How to Install this plugin?
To install this plugin, just go to plugin > Add New and then click on “Upload Plugin”. here you have to upload the “imdb_movie_shortcode_wordpress_plugin.zip” and then activate it.
To work with IMDB WordPress Plugin, you need to get TMDB API key. You can get it by creating account on TMDB.
Yes, with this plugin you can get movies from IMDB, but IMDB doesn’t provide any API key to get movie from them. But TMDB provides API key that can retrieve movies available on IMDB. It may look strange to many but actually, TMDB is the API provider to get IMDB movies.