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How to Enable oEmbed in WordPress Text Widgets

Recently, one of our users asked us how to enable oEmbed in WordPress text widgets. oEmbed is a protocol that allows your blog to ask an oEmbed enabled website to provide HTML needed to embed dynamic content. In simple words, it allows you to just paste a YouTube video URL in a blog post and let WordPress embed it automatically. You can adjust the oembed maximum width manually, or dynamically change oEmbed content width and height....