Twitter Introduces Video Embedding Widget

Taking yet another bold step, Twitter today unveiled the ability for users to easily embed videos which were shot on an IOS or Android mobile device on any website.

To embed a video on your website, get started by clicking on ••• in a Tweet and then selecting “Embed Video” (as seen in the example below).

 

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Next, copy and paste the generated HTML markup on your website to display a video-focused embed. The video widget displays the full, original Tweet when a viewer selects the Twitter logo.

There is also a checkbox with a caption which says “Include tweet when logo is clicked. Here are two examples with the checkbox checked or unchecked.

Example 1

 

Example 2