FAQs

How To Embed Media Within A Blog Post

We’ve made embedding media from popular sites such as YouTube, SoundCloud, Instagram and Vimeo as quick and easy as possible!

When writing your blog post, simply click on the ‘Embed Media’ button, paste the URL of the media (see below guide) and hit ‘Insert Media’. This will embed the media straight into the post for you, and you’ll be able to preview the embedded media within the Editor before you save!

Where can I find the URL?

YouTube

To find the URL of a YouTube Video, simply go to YouTube.com on your web browser and when viewing the video, you will find the URL at the top of the browser.

Here is what the URL should look like, be sure to select it all! – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pFptt7Cargc

SoundCloud

To find the URL of a SoundCloud Track, Release or Playlist, simply go to SoundCloud.com on your web browser and when viewing the media, you will find the URL at the top of the browser.

Here is what the URL should look like, be sure to select it all! Track URL example – https://soundcloud.com/teisonmusic/floatingaway

Spotify

To find the Embed Code of a Spotify Track, Release or Playlist, simply go to Spotify.com (or the Spotify App), locate the media you wish to embed, then click on the ‘Copy Embed Code’ under the Options dropdown. Then paste this embed code into the ‘Embed Media’ field on the Blog Editor

Here is what the Embed Code should look like, be sure to select it all! Playlist Embed example –

<iframe src=”https://embed.spotify.com/?uri=spotify%3Auser%3Aspotify%3Aplaylist%3A37i9dQZF1DWXF8Nf1uycDZ” width=”300″ height=”380″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”></iframe>

Instagram

To find the URL of a Instagram Post, simply go to Instagram.com on your web browser and when viewing the post, you will find the URL at the top of the browser.

Here is what the URL should look like, be sure to select it all! – https://www.instagram.com/p/BUWRQwNhR49/

Vimeo

To find the URL of a Vimeo Video, simply go to Vimeo.com on your web browser and when viewing the video, you will find the URL at the top of the browser.

Here is what the URL should look like, be sure to select it all! – https://vimeo.com/88623381

 

If you are not on a desktop, for example you are on the YouTube mobile app, most apps will have a button, option or share link, most likely something like ‘Copy Link’. This will also do the trick!

 

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