How to Embed and Play a YouTube video on a WordPress Web Page or Post Using Embed Code

This is a short description and demonstration of how to embed a YouTube video on a WordPress web page or post using embed code.

Step 1. Locate the video on line or copy the URL provided to you.

Step 2. If you have a URL Address, paste it into your browser and touch enter or click go .

Step 3. Click on the share button at the bottom of the video.

Step 4. Click on the Embed button, select the size video you want to play and copy the “embed” code..

Step 5. Open the program you want to play the video in. In the case we will demonstrate a WordPress page…

Step 6. Open the page or post where you want the video to to play . Note: Make Sure to switch to Text tab in the page editor. Paste the embed code….

Step 7. Save the page or post.

Step 8. Test the page to make sure it plays properly…

All Done…

Now you can send your customers, members or prospects a link to your web site post or page rather than YouTube. This will give you the ability to change the video that is playing if neccessary without interfering with or changing  your marketing material or emails.