How to embed a video in a post or comment.

Short Version

To Embed a video in a post follow these instructions:

  1. Upload your video to YouTube. You can make the video “unlisted” so that only those with the URL can see it.
  2. Using your browser, Navigate to your video and Click on Share and then click “Embed” - copy the embed URL.
  3. In the Qukku text window, click the  in the editor menu bar (if you can't see this icon, expand the editor with ).
  4. Click "add a video" and paste into the URL box.

TL;DR Version

The same general procedure applies to Vimeo videos.

  1. Upload your video to YouTube. You can make the video “unlisted” so that only those with the URL can see it.

  2. Using your browser, Navigate to your video and Click on Share and then click “Embed” - copy the embed URL.

  3. Navigate to the Idea detail screen by clicking on a Idea.  The system will display the screen below:

  4. Navigate to the correct section by clicking on the section icon on the top right of the Idea Detail Screen..
  5. Click to revise this post (NOTE: You must be an author to see the Edit button).  The system will display the following screen:
  6. The edit screen allows you to edit the content as well as imbed images, documents or videos.

    NOTE: if you don't see the icon on the edit menu bar then click on the full screen button as indicated below:


    The system will display the following screen when you click on the show full screen icon.

     
  7. To embed an video, first place your cursor in the document where you want to embed a video and then click on the icon in the Rich Text Editor Menu.  The system will display the following dialog:
  8. Click on the Insert video dialog and the system will display the following screen:
  9. Click on Insert youtube video and the system will display the following screen:
  10. Paste your embed code from step 2 in the above dialog.  Click ok.
  11. You can preview your video by clicking on the preview button in edit post screen (See below)
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