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How do I post a video?

Whether you are starting a new thread or replying to another person's post, you can use video to add additional content. Below are instructions for embedding a YouTube or Vimeo video into a post. If you want to embed your own video, you can upload one to YouTube or Vimeo and then follow the steps below. 

EMBED A YOUTUBE VIDEO

 

1. This part shows how to embed a video. While in Youtube, click "share" right below the video you want to use. 

 

Share

 

2. Once that is clicked, the option to "embed" will show up.  Copy the Embed Code.

 

Embed Your Video

2. Go back to your Blackboard post and click the HTML tool

9. A new window will appear. Copy the embed code then hit update.

 

10. Click submit when you have finished composing your post. You are now done and should be able to see your video within your post.

 

EMBED A VIMEO VIDEO

 

1. This part shows how to embed a video using Vimeo. While in Vimeo, click "share" right below the video you want to use. 

 

Vimeo Share

 

2. Once Share is clicked, copy the Embed Code.

 

Vimeo Embed

2. Go back to your Blackboard post and click the HTML tool

9. A new window will appear. Copy the embed code then hit update.

 

10. Click submit when you have finished composing your post. You are now done and should be able to see your video within your post.

 

 

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