en WordPress.com Forums › Widgets youtube html not working for text widget Author Posts January 12, 2011 at 3:11 am #556215 avtmriMember i’m trying to add a video to my sidebar using the text widget. i’ve tried using both the youtube embed code and the url for the youtube page, but the text widget just shows that text on my homepage–it doesn’t generate the youtube video. is there a way to embed a youtube video into the text widget (or any other widget)? thanks The blog I need help with is animalconscious.wordpress.com. January 12, 2011 at 3:55 am #556375 airodysseyMember Hi. Here’s your answer… https://en.forums.wordpress.com/topic/embedding-youtube-videos-in-sidebar?replies=5#post-527882 January 12, 2011 at 5:55 pm #556432 avtmriMember thanks January 15, 2011 at 3:37 am #556466 airodysseyMember You’re welcome :-) Author Posts The topic ‘youtube html not working for text widget’ is closed to new replies.