Fix Broken YouTube Auto Embed with WordPress

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On WordPress blogs, there has for a number of versions been a really handy trick which automatically embeds YouTube videos when you post the URL on it’s own on a new line. Traditionally(!) this was a real time saver, as it allowed busy WordPress webmasters the opportunity to grab YouTube URLs and simply paste them […]

We’re Playing: Macklemore “The Heist” Full Album – Listen Online

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As we earlier mentioned the simple Twitter embeds offered by WordPress 4.0, we thought it worth demonstrating the YouTube embeds (which have existed in WP for some time) by simply copy / pasting any YouTube video URL into your visual editor. Right now, we’re listening to Macklemore’s “The Heist” via YouTube. The full album link […]

How to link to a specific time in a YouTube video

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Ever wanted to link to a specific time-point in a YouTube video? Well, you can, just by following the steps below, and link directly to a video, starting at the point you chose. Great for linking to TED Talks without the waffly intro part, or just to get to the clearest rendition of “all the […]

Can I Automatically Post My Company Videos to My Blog or Website?

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A lot of businesses are now using video as a means of communicating with clients and customers. We, at Silicon Dales, fully advocate this. It is a great way to reach out to clients in a way they enjoy. Not everyone has the time – or the will – to read through your company messages, […]

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