To show videos on your website is helpful for all of the website visitors as well as it will leave a good expression for the search engines. More time visitors spend on your website the more search engine will impress from your content and they will give you more audience on that specific page.
In some cases we cannot explain the whole topic in words, so videos can play a good role to satisfy your visitors with your content that would include text, photos and videos.
There are three simple ways to show YouTube videos in your website. Here’s how you can display YouTube Videos on your WordPress website.
How to Add YouTube Video with URL?
Just open the video on YouTube copy the link and past it in your WordPress blog post area. However, keep in mind that YouTube video URL should look like the under given example.
It will contain http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=<SpesificVideosURL>
Watch this Video:
This code will automatically convert into a video when you take a preview of that blog post.
Extra Tips: You may create your link as: httpv:// it will automatically adjust the video according to your WordPress theme.
How to Embed YouTube Video?
You can also embed the videos in your WordPress website by following the given steps.
- Click on Share button
- Then click embed button
- Copy embed code
- Go to Text section in your WordPress post section
- Paste the YouTube video code
- Now take a preview, now the video is ready to publish
YouTube WordPress Plugin
There is another easy way to embed YouTube videos on your WordPress website. It’s “YouTube Embed Plus” WordPress plugin. This plugin will allow you to track instant videos, give SEO tags to the videos and many more.
- Built-in YouTube video search
- One-click SEO tags
- Music video embedding
- Analytics and deleted video alerts
- Review the latest web discussions
- Shortcode support