YouTube Embedding not happening by copying link

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  • #958500

    justdhara
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    I want to embed a video and I read this on your support: “To quickly embed a YouTube video, simply copy the video’s URL from your web browser’s address bar while viewing the video, paste it on a line by itself in your post/page editor and we take care of the rest!” But Here is the link to my Blog: http://songsonloop.wordpress.com/ You can see that I have pasted the embeded link as well as normal youtube link. It is not being embeded. Reason? And what to do now?
    Blog url: http://justdhara.wordpress.com/

    The blog I need help with is justdhara.wordpress.com.

    #958724

    timethief
    Member

    Make sure the YouTube link is not hyperlinked. http://en.support.wordpress.com/videos/youtube/#troubleshooting

    #958735

    posterdog
    Member

    See if it will work if you use the “long link” it’s in the Share section on YouTube.

    #958736

    timethief
    Member

    This is most likely a case of the URL being hyperlinked. Frankly, I use the youtube shortcode and it works every time.

    #958737

    posterdog
    Member

    See if it will work if you use the “long link” it’s in the Share section on YouTube.

    #958738

    timethief
    Member

    Why are you posting that over and over again?

    #958739

    timethief
    Member

    @http://justdhara.wordpress.com/
    Do not change anything in the shortcode link I post below. Go to your most recent post and edit it.
    http://en.support.wordpress.com/posts/edit-posts-screen/

    Remove the youtube link and this too:

    <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”http://www.youtube.com/embed/qrO4YZeyl0I” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen>
    <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”http://www.youtube.com/embed/qrO4YZeyl0I” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen>

    Then in the Text editor type the shortcode onto a line by itself and publish the post.
    [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrO4YZeyl0I]

    #958786

    justdhara
    Member

    Guys, I am sorry to bug you, but it just isn’t happening. Even in the my second post I am not able to embed. Here’s the link to my Blog:
    http://songsonloop.wordpress.com/2012/08/06/talk-that-talk/

    I have used both the links to the YouTube video, the embedding one as well as the normal from the address bar (At the top and bottom of the text)

    I also tried to change my theme. Please give me some solution and if possible, the reason for this problem.

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