Embedding YouTube in UWaterloo Scholar site

YouTube videos can be embedded within your page content.

  1. Copy the embed code from the YouTube video you want to embed on your page. 
    Youtube sharing screen
  2. Navigate to the WYSIWYG editor for the piece of content where you will embed the YouTube video.
  3. Select the Media browser button in the toolbar. WYSIWYG toolbar
  4. A pop up form will appear. At the top, select the Embed from the web tab.Media browser
  5. Paste the embed code in the box.
    Enter the HTML here
  6. Click Submit at the bottom of the form.
    Submit button
  7. If necessary, make changes to the filename, descriptive text, or caption and click Save.
    Edit details of your Youtube video screen
  8. At the bottom of the content editor, click Save to apply the changes.Clicking save after embedding video