How to Embed YouTube and Vimeo Videos

Embellishing your content with multimedia is more and more common today. Being able to include a useful and relevant video is a must. Unfortunately, for a while this was not a pleasant experience – hunting down embed codes that look like gibberish, andĀ hoping that when you saved your page, the code wouldn’t be corrupted or removed.

Fortunately, this is wonderfully easy to do in WordPress! All you really need to do is paste the URL of the YouTube or Vimeo video page on its own line, and WordPress will do the rest. Here’s a short video to demonstrate: