Adding an embedded video to a blog post

How do I add a Youtube/Vimeo/Wistia/Embedded video to a blog (article) post?

  1. Create a new line by clicking the <Enter> key
  2. Once you're on a new, empty line you'll see a greyed  icon to the right of your cursor

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  3. Click the greyed  to expand a tray of options:

    Out of this tray, you'll select the third option which is a video icon.

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  4. Once you've selected the video icon an input will expand where you'll be asked to enter the URL to the video hosted on any of: YouTube, Vimeo, or Wistia

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    Then, click <Enter> again to save this and embed the video successfully.

Troubleshooting

Problem Suggestion
I am trying to add a YouTube video and it's giving me an error on the blog post.

YouTube can sometimes be tricky, make sure you're pasting the full URL rather than the shortened.

Example

Full URL: youtube.com/watch?v=VIDEO-ID

Short URL: youtu.be/VIDEO-ID