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Embedding video on a public-facing Internet site is easy with SharePoint Online in Office 365. And it doesn't matter whether your video is hosted within a SharePoint library or on a third-party video hosting site, such as Bing Video or YouTube. The secret lies in the embed code. While using an embed code might sound frightening or difficult, it really isn't. This blog post demystifies the process for you.
The embed code is a collection of simple HTML attributes that when combined, control both the display and behavior of video on a web page. Here's the embed code I used to put video on a fictitious web site called Fabrikam:
<embed src="http://fabrikamol.sharepoint.com/Vid/Wildlife.wmv" width="320" height="260"/>
The first half of the code specifies the URL of the video that will be displayed (see two different procedures below for acquiring this URL). The URL includes the file name and location of the video in the SharePoint library. The remaining segments of the embed code control the size of the window where the video player will be embedded. Although, in this example, I'm embedding a Windows Media Player (note the .wmv extension indicating Windows Media Video), you can embed Silverlight and Flash players as well.
SharePoint Online does not enable embedded video on blogs at this time. The procedures above apply to web pages only.