en WordPress.com Forums › Support Can’t embed YouTube Author Posts June 9, 2010 at 9:54 pm #488439 sethdellingerMember All of a sudden I’m unable to get a YouTube video to embed on my blog. I’m using Windows 7 and internet Explorer. Here’s a link to my blog, where you’ll also see my most recent posting displaying what happens when I try to embed a youtube clip: http://notesfromthefire.wordpress.com/ The blog I need help with is notesfromthefire.wordpress.com. June 9, 2010 at 10:14 pm #488586 mynokiablogMember In your post you need [youtube=__________________] with ___________ as the youtube video address. June 9, 2010 at 10:14 pm #488587 sethdellingerMember wow, really??? Is that a new thing? Cause I never needed it before! lemme go try! June 9, 2010 at 10:16 pm #488588 sethdellingerMember it worked!! thanks! but again…when did I start having to do this? thanks a million! June 9, 2010 at 10:24 pm #488589 raincoasterMember That is the ONLY method that always works. The others can go astray when YouTube or WordPress change something. June 9, 2010 at 11:10 pm #488598 sethdellingerMember ah. well, just plain pasting the code had somehow always worked for me before! Author Posts The topic ‘Can’t embed YouTube’ is closed to new replies.