I put together a video demonstration on how to find and use the embed code from YouTube and insert it into your WordPress blog. This includes testing the video dimensions to make sure it fits inside your WordPress post area and some SEO tips to make sure your post is optimized before publishing it.
Though this is very much WordPress 101 or basics, I am surprised at how many people embed video’s only for me to see that the video itself is wider than the post area and horribly expands into the sidebar obliterating the cosmetic quality of the website. I also have known a few people recently who have had trouble figuring out how to embed video into a WordPress blog and after two attempts, I decided to put together a basic tutorial that I can just send them to watch.
Here is my tutorial on how to embed YouTube Video in a WordPress Post:
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By day I work in the IT Security Industry and have been in IT for over 20 years. On my spare time I am a Vlogger, Blogger, Streamer, Gadget Reviewer, affiliate marketer, influencer and entertainer. I am also an avid movie fan, TV Show fan, Anime fan, video game fan and fan of trying anything and everything new.