So lately people seem to have problems posting links right, posting pictures or posting videos. It really isn't that hard once you get used to it. Click Pictures to make them Bigger.
Make sure your Fancy Editor is OFF
. It is important that it is off due to the fact that it has had a lot of problems and causes a lot of the mistakes with these three things.
How to turn off the Fancy Editor:
Step 1: Go to your Profile(Click on your username in the upper left hand corner of your screen)
Step 2: Go to the Settings Tab on your profile
Step 3: Click "No" for when it says "Enable the Fancy Editor (GUI)?
And you're done
Links are really easy with the Fancy Editor Off
Step 1: Find and copy your URL.(Example shown circled in Orange)
Step 2: Paste that URL in your Post
Step 3: Finish your post/Preview and post it.
You end up with
Then you're done!
Pictures are just as easy as Links only with one extra thing.
Step 1: Find and Copy your Picture's Direct Link. Make sure that it ends with .jpg or .png or .gif (Example Shown Circled in Yellow)
Step 2: Paste that Link in your post between img codes ([img]imageurlhere[/img])
Step 3: Finish/Revise/Preview Post then post it
You end up with
And you're done!
Videos are a little harder but make sure you always preview before you post.
Step 1: Make sure your Fancy Editor is Turned off.
Step 2: Go to the Youtube Video Page you want to Embed
Step 3: Click on where it says embed (Circled in green on Example Pic)
Step 4: Change Sizes/Colors to fit your needs.(Optional)
Step 5: Copy the Embed Code (Circled in Purple on Example Pic)
Step 6: Paste that code anywhere in your post.
Step 7: Finish Writing/Posting your post.
Example Picture(Click to make bigger):
And you're Done!
Any questions or problems feel free to ask and I hope this helps.