Adding Videos to your site is quick & easy!
It’s similar to adding an image.
Within any Post or Page, click to place your cursor where you would like the video to be added. Copy the link to your video and simply paste that URL on it’s own line in the text editor. It is important that your cursor is placed within its own line in order for it to automatically pull in the video. WordPress will automatically convert the URL depending on the type of media you are embedding. You can add a video from websites such as YouTube, Vimeo, Flickr, Twitter, SlideShare & Instagram.
Be sure to always preview your changes to be certain that the video uploaded the way you had intended before publishing the page or post. If the page looks good, click the Publish or Update button to push your changes live.
If you type “https://youtu.be/N8Smhja4Bss” on it’s own line, it will appear like this: