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You can embed video inside articles on MagicPedia.

Supported Services

It is possible to embed video content from the following services:

How to Embed Video

In the edit space, use the following code to call a video:

  • {{#ev:service|id}} -or-
  • {{#ev:service|id|width}}


  • service is the name of a video sharing service.
  • id is the id of the video to include
  • width (optional) is the width in pixels of the viewing area (height will be determined automatically)

For example, to include the famous "evolution of dance" YouTube video, you'd enter:


And if you wanted scaled down to thumbnail size, you could use:


Make a Thumbnail

You can save space on a page and make formatting easier by creating video thumbnails. Only available for YouTube video.

Merely paste the following into an edit window:


Where "YoutubeId" is the ID YouTube has assigned to the video you wish to display.






Google Video

EmbedVideo does not recognize the video service "googlevideo".


EmbedVideo received the bad id "7tE9MbSfWo9YaeNRP" for the service "dailymotion".


EmbedVideo does not recognize the video service "sevenload".


EmbedVideo does not recognize the video service "revver".