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Building Business Websites with Squarespace 7 by Miko Coffey

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Embedding video into your pages

With Video Blocks, Squarespace allows you to easily embed videos that are hosted on YouTube, Vimeo, Wistia, or Animoto. You don't even need to use the special embed code from the video website; all you need is the web address of the video. However, on many video sites, you can customize the colors of the player to make it match your website more closely when using their embed code. This can add polish to your website. To get the embed code and access the customization tools, look for a Share or Embed button on the video page on the external video website.

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You can't host videos on Squarespace, but it's free or very inexpensive to host videos on large video hosting websites. Businesses are advised to avoid YouTube ...

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