Can I host YouTube videos on my web site?

Yes, your web hosting package from Canvas Dreams allows you to utilize different multimedia applications as part of your site visitors’ experience while visiting your website, including the ability to embed YouTube videos on your website.

While on the YouTube video page you want to embed, locate the info box in the upper right hand corner of the page. At the bottom of that box, you will see two text fields; one is titled URL and the other Embed.


To link to the YouTube video page from your webpage, simply copy the contents of the URL field and insert that code into your webpage’s code where you would like the link to be clicked on.

To embed the YouTube video in your webpage, copy the contents of the Embed field and insert that code into your website’s code wherever you would the video to be viewed.