A note on video shortcodes

When adding videos the wordpress instructions say just grab the url and place it on a line by itself and the video will be magically inserted into your post. That will not always work if you copy the url from the browsers top address bar as that url will often include other details that indicate where the original link came from. What you need is the “share” url that you will find at the bottom of the video:

If you click on the share button the url you need will appear below:


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