Add link to video

You can display a YouTube or Vimeo video on your website by linking to it on either video-sharing website.

  1. Log in to your GoDaddy account and open your product. (Need help opening your product?)
  2. Click Edit/Edit Site.
  3. Click the green plus to add a section to a page.
    Click green plus button
  4. Click Video in right panel.
    Click Video in right panel
  5. Click the placeholder video when it appears in the Video panel.
  6. When the Section Added confirmation appears, click the Video section in the right-hand Video panel and fill in the appropriate fields.
    fill in fields for video
    Video panel fields and buttons
    Video URL Replace the default URL by pasting in the URL you've copied from YouTube or Vimeo.
    Title Type in a title that will grab readers' attention.
    Video Description Type in a short description, which appears above the video. Use the buttons above the description field to style the text, add numbers or bullets, and add or remove a link. For more, see . Style text
    Remove Section Click the button if you no longer want the video to appear.
  7. Once you've filled in the fields, click the top-left arrow.
    Click the top-left arrow
  8. A still-frame view of the video appears on the page; click Done (mobile phone) or Preview (desktop/tablet) to see the result.
    Click Preview to see video
  9. To make more adjustments, click Edit.
  10. When you're satisfied with the settings, click Publish Site (mobile phone) or Publish (desktop/tablet).

More info


Was This Article Helpful?
Thanks for your feedback. To speak with a customer service representative, please use the support phone number or chat option above.
Glad we helped! Anything more we can do for you?
Sorry about that. Tell us what was confusing or why the solution didn’t solve your problem.