Video is a powerful communication tool, and one of the most effective types of content when it comes to grabbing visitors’ attention. However, if you want to get the most out of video on your WordPress site, don’t overlook some best practices. Here are seven trends you should follow when adding video to your WordPress site. 1. Embed Your Videos, Don’t Upload Them When you embed a video, you first host it somewhere else — like on YouTube — then embed the video player into your WordPress site.