Adding videos to posts


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Adding videos to posts

An embedded video can really make a blog post jump off the page. However, you can't use the same techniques you would in Dreamweaver to make it happen. Let me show you a quick way to embed a YouTube video in a blog post without resorting to plug-ins or other add-ons. We'll start by creating a new Post and give it a title Video Production Project Online. Now before I go any further I want to show you the path not to take.

You might think that Upload/Insert link that we see here is the way to go, especially because when I open it up, and I go to From URL, there is a Audio, Video, or Other File option. However, if you follow this process all WordPress will do is add a link to that video or any other media that you're inserting onto your page. While that might be right in some cases, in this particular scenario that's not what we want.

So let me go ahead and cancel this, and now I'm going to add a bit of text here into the post, I'll highlight our Video Production 201 course. No...

Adding videos to posts
Video duration: 2m 55s 5h 44m Intermediate Updated Oct 23, 2012

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Adding videos to posts provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Joseph Lowery as part of the Dreamweaver and WordPress: Core Concepts

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Web
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Dreamweaver WordPress
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