How to Add a YouTube Video to Your Google Sites Website

Quick and easy-to-follow guide for Google Sites users

You can add a YouTube video to your site.

How to add YouTube videos to your Google Sites website step-by-step with images

Step 1

How To Add A YouTube Video To Your Google Sites Website - Step 1

Open your site in editing mode by double-clicking it in Google Drive at or Google Sites at

Then on the bottom right under Insert, select YouTube.

Step 2

How To Add A YouTube Video To Your Google Sites Website - Step 2

Search for a video or select an uploaded one. Then click Select at the bottom.

Step 3

How To Add A YouTube Video To Your Google Sites Website - Step 3

The video gets added to your site in a new section. Clicking the video now shows you three options above it:

  • Open in a new tab opens the video on YouTube.
  • Settings lets you configure the video controls, progress bar color, and allow or disable full screen.
  • Delete removes it from the page.
How To Add A YouTube Video To Your Google Sites Website - Step 4

Left-click and hold down the mouse button on a corner to resize the video.

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