WordPress - Disable the embedding of media content

December 2016


WordPress - Disable the embedding of media content


In this article you will learn prevent WordPress from automatically embedding media content (URLs for youtube videos, Flickr photo galleries,...) in your blog posts. The procedure is as follows:
  • Connect to the WordPress dashboard.
  • Go to Settings > Media.
  • Go to the Embeds section
  • Uncheck When possible, embed the media content from a URL directly onto the page.
  • Click on Save Changes.

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