How to Embed YouTube Video On WordPress Website?

Add YouTube Video

To Embed YouTube video, you need to follow the given steps-

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Step 1

After Login, You will see your Dashboard. Like this:

Taggbox Social Feed Widget Dashboard

On the Taggbox Dashboard click the “+Create Widget” button to create a new Widget:

Taggbox Dashboard Create Widget

Step 2

Then, give a name to your widget. A Unique URL of your widget will be created automatically according to your widget name. You can also change it according to you.

To enable Profanity Filter select Apply Profanity Filter. Then, click “Create Widget“.

Create YouTube widget

Step 3

Click Feeds (You will find it on the left-hand side of the page). Then, click on Add Feed, to create a new feed.

Add Feeds on Social widget

Step 4

In the popup that appears, select the source “Youtube”.

Pick a source

Step 5

Here, you will see four choices for adding feeds which are 1. Channel Url, 2. Play List,  3. Keywords, and 4. Location.

Step 6

Choose one of these to add the feed:

Channel Url: To fetch YouTube video and video from a Channel, enter a YouTube channel Url.

Embed YouTube video via Channel URL

Play List: To fetch YouTube video from a Playlist, enter a YouTube playlist ID.

Embed YouTube video via Playlist

Keywords:  To fetch YouTube video through Keywords, enter the Keywords in the provided space.

Embed YouTube channel via Keywords

Location: To fetch YouTube video through the Location feature, fill the required details to Create Feed.

Embed YouTube playlist via Location

To enable Moderation on the connection select “Manually approve posts before making them public”.

Step 7

Then click “Create Feed” button to complete adding the Feed.

Great, the Connection has been created and within a few moments posts will appear in the Widget Editor.

Embed YouTube Video On WordPress Website

To embed Youtube Video on your website you need to follow below steps –

Step 1

Click on Emebd Widget Button on your widget editor.

embed YouTube widget

Step 2

To embed your Youtube Widget on the WordPress website, choose WordPress as your platform.

Choose embed platform WordPress

Step 3

Set width and height as per your requirements and Click on Get Code.

Youtube video on website

How To Embed Youtube Video On WordPress 5.0 Website

Step 1

Open the page/post in your WordPress backend where you want to embed the Youtube video.

embed youtube channel on wordpress

Step 2

Select “(+) Add Block” in the top left corner of the WordPress Editor.

Youtube video on wordpress website

Step 3

Here, click on Formatting and then choose Custom HTML and paste the copied embed code in the editor.

Display Youtube playlist on wordpress

Step 4

Click on Publish/Update post and You’re done.

How you embed Youtube Videos on WordPress Classic Editor

Step 1

Open the page/post in your WordPress backend where you want to embed the Youtube videos.

Integrate YouTube widget on wordpress

Step 2

On the right-hand side, you will find a Visual and a Text option. Choose Text Mode.

Embed Youtube on wordpress

Step 3

Paste the generated embed code where you want to show your widget and click on Update/Publish to save the changes.

Great! You have successfully embedded Youtube Videos on your WordPress website.

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