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Streaming Content: Embedding Videos

A guide to educational streaming resources available through HPU Libraries.

Embedding Videos

Embed video means to embed, or place, a video within the HTML code of the page you are posting on. 

Educators and students can embed many streaming videos from the Internet into many different formats, including:

  • Blackboard
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Websites
  • Wordpress
  • LibGuides

To embed videos, simply look for the embed option found at the bottom of many streaming videos.  Once you see the embed code, you can copy and paste this code into blogs, Blackboard, PowerPoint, and more.  

Here is an example of what embed code looks like:

Embed Code

Video Tutorials

YouTube: Settings, Uploading, Editing, and Embedding For more information: media@highpoint.edu
Embed Video into BlackBoard For more information: media@highpoint.edu. This video is slightly dated, but the basic functions still apply.
Jing: Capturing Images/Video from the Internet and Computer For more information: media@highpoint.edu

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