I have a problem embedding Youtube videos link on my website.The problem is that my website works fine when i post with admin user .. but posting a video with an editor user not working . I copy the embed link, i past it on my wordpress post editor , then when i click post the page refresh and the video disappears from the visual editor and code editor.

P.S : this problem just with Editor users ..

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Try just pasting the YouTube URL in to the post or page in the text editor with-out embed code as an editor. See if that works never heard anyone having this problem...


It's super easy to embed videos, images, tweets, audio, and other content into your WordPress site. This feature was added in WordPress 2.9

Go here for a full list of urls that will automatically embed and for what versions of wordpress


  • Thank you very much .. that solved my problem but i didn't understand how does it work ? why just pasting the URL solve it ? Commented Dec 18, 2016 at 16:35
  • @No signal I updated the answer to explain further but this is a wordpress feature that started at v2.9 and has been added to in further releases be sure to check the complete list in the url I added to the answer and please mark it solved if it helped you
    – chop62
    Commented Dec 18, 2016 at 22:51

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