Embedding TED Talk Videos Quickstart Guide

This page will show you how to embed a YouTube video in your Moodle module in a few quick steps.
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Find video

Go to TED Talks, find and click on the video of your choice. Click on the Share button at the top-right of the video.


Copy embed code

A popup will appear. Click on Embed and then Copy embed code.


Moodle module

Find the module that you would like to embed the video in.  Turn editing on and click on Add an activity or resource in the section you are embedding in. 


Add Page

Scroll down to Resources and select Page and then click Add


Embed media

  1. Give the video a name in the Name box
  2. In the Content section click on the </> icon
  3. Delete any text that appears and paste in the embed code that you've copied from the TED website
  4. Scroll to the bottom of the settings page and click on Save and return to course


View video

You will be returned to the module page. Scroll down to the relevant section where your TED Talk video will now appear as a link.

Click on the link to view the video.