How to embed media: AKA sharing your talk recordings

Discourse forums (which is what we use here) support a number of sites, content from which will be embedded in the post as a onebox.

If you put the media’s URL on its own line, like this:

Discourse will display the playable media onebox instead. Like this:

You can do this with Soundcloud, as above, but also with YouTube

and SlideShare

Wikipedia articles

and even tweets

There’s more of course, but I just wanted to give you all an overview of how easily you can embed stuff, and hopefully provide some inspiration.