Tuesday, August 29, 2006

Wordpress : Embed YouTube movies

You've probably noticed that using YouTube or some other embedded video with a Wordpress blog doesn't work.

Even in HTML mode Wordpress messes up the code, here is a way to work around this.

How to fix the Wordpress YouTube embedded video problem
  1. Login to the Wordpress Admin Menu

  2. Click Users

  3. Click Your Profile in the sub-menu

  4. Uncheck "Use the visual editor when writing"

  5. Click "Update Profile" to save your settings.

You are now ready to make a Wordpress post using embedded videos like YouTube.