How to embed a Youtube video

The online environment, is the perfect place to experiment with multimedia. Including videos from Youtube, such as the ones in this post, is one way to add multimedia and engage your audience.



Embedding a Youtube video into your blog post is super easy!

Firstly, open the Youtube video you’d like to embed in your blog content. Copy the URL of the post (see example below.)

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Open your WordPress dashboard and open the blog post you wish to embed the media (or start a new post.)

Paste the URL onto a line of its own. Make sure it is plain text and not a hyperlink. Hit return.


Publish your post and you should now have a fully interactive video embedded into your content.


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