Whether you're producing your own videos for publication or embedding other people's videos, placing a video file in a blog post has never been easier with WordPress.
Check out a good example of a video blog at http://1938media.com. Loren Feldman and his team produce video for the Web and for mobile devices.
Several video galleries on the Web today allow you to add videos to blog posts — Google's YouTube service (www.youtube.com) is a good example of a third-party video service that allows you to share their videos.
To add video from the Web, click the Add Video icon, then click the From URL tab, shown in Figure 4-1, on the Add Video pop-up window and follow these steps:
Type the full URL, including the http:// and www portion of the address. Video providers, such as YouTube, usually list the direct links for the video files on their sites; you can copy and paste one of those links into the Video URL text box.
Giving a title to the video allows you to provide a bit of a description of the video. Provide a title if you can so that your readers know ...