Chapter 12: Expanding Your Content Options

You can liven up your website with all kinds of content without importing it into WordPress. Zemanta points you to usable content elsewhere on the web, and you can embed your content — and sometimes content created by others — from scores of sites. The possibilities are amazing.


Understanding Shortcodes

Using a Shortcode

Identify Related Content with Zemanta

Insert a SoundCloud Audio Player

Add Music with Spotify

Add Music with 8tracks

Post by Voice at

Add Video with

Add Video from Vimeo

Embed a SlideShare Slide Show

Share Flickr Images

Using a Gallery Plugin

Display a Pinterest ...

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