How to Add a YouTube Video to Your Blog

Here’s how to add a YouTube video to your FamilySays.com blog.

  1. Go to your video’s page on Youtube.com
  2. Below your video, click the “Share” link:
    youtube-share

  3. Click on the “Embed” link and you’ll see a snippet of code you’ll need to use on FamilySays.com:
    embedd-code

  4. Make sure the embed code is highlighted and copy it to your clipboard (Ctrl+C on Windows or Cmd+C on Mac)
  5. Return to your FamilySays.com site.
  6. Go to the “Write” tab and click the “Embed a Video” icon:
    video-upload-button
  7. Paste the Youtube embed code in the big box (Ctrl+V on Windows or Cmd+V on Mac) and click the “Insert Video” button:
    pasting-embed-code
  8. You’ll see a big yellow box in your message area that represents the video
  9. Once you publish your message, you’ll see the actual video embedded along with the rest of your message.

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