To embed content from google maps:
Make sure the
Jetpack plugin is enabled and you have activated the shortcode module. Open a map page find and copy the embed code.
Create a page or post (or edit an existing one.
Switch to the Text Editor and paste in the code.
Publish or update your post.
Here is a screenshot of the bottom left of a google map.
Click the cog to get the embed code:
This open a lightbox where you can choose the embed code, the size and copy the code:
Once you have enabled the twitter-timeline feature you can paste in the embed code for a tweet and it will be nicely formatted.
You can find the code to embed a tweet buy clicking the elipsis and choosing embed:
The [[archive]] shortcode will produce a list of posts:
There are lots of options:
[archives format=option limit=12] gives a popup menu:
Shortcode – Slideshare
Custom Content Types
Shortcode – scribd
Shortcode – Googlemaps
Shortcode – Twitter
Shortcode – archive
Archives Shortcode — Support — WordPress.com gies more details of all the options.
To embed an instagram photo just paste the link to the page into a line in the post:
Get the url for a Vimeo page and paste it in on its own line:
You need to go to the tedtalk page and get the link and paste it in.
When I posted that it produced a link to a page on text explaining some technical difficulties. Since then it has started working.
Paste in the url to a flickr photo page and:
Just paste in a youtube url and the player is embedded.
You can also paste in the embed code from YouTube and it will be converted to a shortcake, this is handy if you want to customise the video size or other options. For example avoid showing released videos.
Alternatively you can add
?rel=0 after the url before pasting it in: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u2wrYBPLsxg?rel=0
Which will hide related videos.
Pasting the url to a blip.tv page will embed the video.
NB Blip.tv may be blocked on your network. Blip has adverts.
the Mobile Module enables a mobile friendly theme on your blog.
Screenshots of this blog on a mobile.