YouTube videos can be embedded into sites. Below are an example and an explanation of how to add a YouTube video to your own sites and posts.

Code / Usage Example

Shortcode Example:


[youtube title="Video: The Allegheny College Experience" id="JpaZRYhXmO4"]


  • Id: Take the “id” from the URL of the video, for example: In the previous example “JpaZRYhXmO4” is the id.
  • Title: The title is important for accessibility reasons, so a description of the video is read to those with certain disabilities.

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