WiscWeb - WordPress UW Theme - Embed Content Page Element

This document explains how to use the Embed Content page element on your pages. For an example, see (link to demo site).

Layout Availability

The Image Carousel is available in the One and Two Column Content Layout options.

Best Practices

  • The Embed Content page element currently only works with YouTube and Vimeo videos, but more content options may be added in the future.
  • If you want to be able to re-size the video on your own, you should embed the video in a Text Area using the embed code provided by the video service.

Adding the Embed Content Page Element

  1. Navigate to the page on which you want to add a Page Element.
  2. Scroll to the Primary Content Area and the Layout on which you want to add a Page Element.
  3. At the bottom of that Layout, click on Add Page Element.
  4. On the Page Element list, click on Embed Content.

Embedding a Video

These instructions are for YouTube, but will also work with Vimeo if you get the share URL from your Vimeo video.

  1. Get the share URL from your video by navigating the the video and clicking on the Share tab beneath the video.
    the share link within YouTube
  2. Paste the share URL into the Enter URL field.
    pasting the URL in WordPress



Keywords:youtube vimeo video   Doc ID:68980
Owner:Ryan H.Group:WiscWeb CMS
Created:2016-11-23 10:41 CDTUpdated:2017-01-20 14:22 CDT
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