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How to Embed a Video on Twitter using PC, Android & iPhone

Why retweet? while you can embed a video on the Twitter tweet.

Twitter is the most popular social media and microblogging service with millions of users from all over the world. You can share text, images, video, and gifs here, which can be liked, retweeted, and shared by the users of twitter. It also allows you to embed a video on Twitter as well.

Why Embedding a video on Twitter?

Embedding video is similar to that of retweeting the video but in a retweet, their whole content tweet with their profile will be tweeted along with your quote or without quotes. In Embedding video, the video is a share in our profile by tagging the person who posted it in the below( like “From Techowns“)

How to Embed a video on Twitter using Desktop?

(1) Open Twitter in your Desktop.

(2) Open video which you like to embed in your account.

(3) Click on share icon in right corner below the post video.

Share icon

(4) Select Copy link to tweet from the share menu.

Copy link

(5) Now tap on the tweet from the left panel to post new tweet.

Tweet

(6) You can see a pop-up to compose the tweet. Now paste the link which you copied from the tweet.

Compose - How to Embed Video in Twitter

(7) After pasting the link edit the link by deleting the notations in the link from the “?”

Compose tweet - How to Embed Video in Twitter

(8) Add the text “/video/1”.

Compose tweet - How to Embed Video in Twitter

(9) Quote your thoughts about the video above the link or just click on the tweet button.

Tweet button - How to Embed Video in Twitter

(10) Now the video is embedded in your timeline with the username of the user who posted the video tagged below the video.

Timeline - How to Embed Video in Twitter

How to Embed a video on Twitter using iPhone?

(1) Open Twitter App in your iPhone.

Twitter
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(2) Open the video which you like to embed in your account.

(3) Press and hold on the video button.

Hold video

(4) A Pop-up menu will appear in which select tweet video.

Tweet video

(5) It will take direct you the new tweet composing tab.

(6) The link of the video will be found also you can quote your thought about the video above the link if needed.

Compose tweet - How to Embed Video in Twitter

(7) Tap tweet button on the top right corner.

Tweet icon - How to Embed Video in Twitter

(8) Now, the video will embed in your timeline, and the username will be tagged below the video.

Timeline - How to Embed Video in Twitter

How to Embed a video on Twitter using Android?

(1) Open Twitter in your Android device.

Twitter
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(2) Open the video which you like to embed in your account.

(3) Click on share icon in right corner below the post video.

Share icon

(4) Select Copy link to tweet from the share tweet.

Copy link

(5) Now tap on the new tweet icon in the bottom right corner of the application.

new tweet

(6) Quote your thought about the video you are about to share or just paste the link of the tweet that you have copied.

(7) After pasting the link edit the link by deleting the notations in the link from the “?”.

edit tweet

(8) Add the text “/video/1” and tap tweet button on the top right corner.

Edit tweet - How to Embed Video in Twitter

(9) Now the video is embedded in your timeline with the username of the user who posted the video tagged below the video.

Timeline - How to Embed Video in Twitter

These are the simple ways to embed your video in twitter rather than retweeting it. Give a better look to your account and timeline by making use of it.

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