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WordPress: Mutiple Youtube Embeds

You need to use shortcodes to have multiple WordPress embeds in a single post. See the examples below: This won’t work: Part 1 http:///www.youtube.com/watch?v=n7KQ4vkiNUk Part 2 http:///www.youtube.com/watch?v=3qmtwa1yZRM Part 3 http:///www.youtube.com/watch?v=-hidvElQ0xE Part 4 http:///www.youtube.com/watch?v=9blgOboiGMQ NPR’s Scott Simon: How to Tell a Story http:///www.youtube.com/watch?v=tiX_WNdJu6w This will work (you must use shortcodes): Part 1 [youtubes=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n7KQ4vkiNUk] Part 2 [youtubes=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3qmtwa1yZRM] Part 3 [youtubes=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-hidvElQ0xE] Part 4 [youtubes=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9blgOboiGMQ] NPR’s Scott Simon: How to Tell a Story [youtubes=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tiX_WNdJu6w] WordPress states: To quickly embed a YouTube video, simply copy the video’s URL from your web browser’s address bar while viewing the video: For more information see http:///en.support.wordpress.com/videos/youtube/ NOTE To make the code compatible with this post I have changed http:// to http:/// in the first section and youtube to youtubes in the second section. Please change accordingly.

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