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WordPress.com allows you and your readers to embed YouTube videos and tweets from Twitter directly into blog comments by simply adding a single URL into the comment text.

Of course, if a reader embeds an inappropriate video or tweet on your blog, you are free to remove the link or delete the entire comment, just as you are with other comments.

We may expand this functionality in the future to include embeds from other services.

YouTube

To embed a YouTube video into a comment, simply grab the URL/permalink of any YouTube video and paste it directly into your comment text:

Once your comment is posted/approved, you will be able to watch the video directly from the comment area.

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Twitter

To embed a tweet into a comment, simply grab the URL/permalink of any tweet and paste it directly into your comment text:

To obtain the URL/permalink of a tweet first locate the tweet you want to post. Then click the timestamp:

You’ll be taken to the page for the¬†individual¬†tweet. Copy the URL in the address bar:

Once posted/approved, you will see your comment with the tweet.

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