How to embed video in WordPress Blog Posts?
Do you want to easily embed video in WordPress Blog Posts? Embed video in webpage can be a great way to increase user engagement on your website. In this article, we will show you how to embed any video easily into WordPress.
How To Embed Video In WordPress Blog Posts
WordPress comes with auto embed great feature. This allows you to get automatic embed code for the video, from which you can embed videos from YouTube, Vimeo, etc. into your WordPress site.
You have only to paste the video URL (embed video link) in the post editor. If you are using visual editor, then WordPress will immediately fetch embed source and display the video inside the post editor.
Now you can save your post and click on the preview button to view the embed video in your blog post.
WordPress can only auto-embeds for some service providers, for other websites, you have to get an embed code and then paste it into your blog post.
Here is a list of some service providers for auto embed video into website. Which you can embed in your blog post.
- Speaker Deck
- WordPress plugin directory
Why should not upload video in WordPress site?
We do not allow you to do this because most of the small blogs are on shared-hosting accounts and videos take lots of server resources. If your video receives lots of traffic, your site may be crash.
We recommend that you select third party site like Youtube, Vimeo etc. to embed video on webpage.
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