Firefly 6

Adding a YouTube video

Add any video from YouTube to one of your Firefly pages.

This could be a clip that you have found to support the children's learning or your own video that you've uploaded to YouTube in order to share it effectively with your class.

Pasting in a video

You can paste a video directly into Firefly.

  1. In a new browser tab, go to http://www.youtube.com.
  2. Find the video you want to use.
  3. Copy the URL.
  4. Back in Firefly, select Edit Page.
  5. Choose where you want the video to appear on the page. Place your cursor there.
  6. Either paste the video or right-click then select paste. The video appears where your cursor was.
  7. Select Done.

Using the editor toolbar

Embed a video manually to change its settings.

  1. In the editor toolbar, select More... > YouTube Video.
  2. Paste the URL.
  3. Select Done.

The video is added to your page. To play it, select Publish or Done.

Why not try adding a Vimeo video or a media player to your page?