How to Embed YouTube Video in Canva

This article is about How to Embed YouTube Video in Canva. Are you looking to enhance your Canva presentations with engaging multimedia content? Look no further! In this step-by-step tutorial, you’ll learn how to embed YouTube videos directly into your Canva designs. Whether you’re creating a captivating presentation, an eye-catching social media post, or an interactive info-graphic, incorporating videos can take your designs to the next level.

How to Embed YouTube Video in Canva

In this video, we will see how to insert YouTube videos in Canva on your computer effortlessly. We’ll walk you through the process of embedding YouTube videos in Canva, ensuring your audience stays captivated and engaged throughout your presentation.

To embed a YouTube video in your Canva design, follow these steps:

  • First, open any web browser and navigate to
  • Login to your Canva account.
  • Next, create a design tailored to your needs:
    • Click the “Create a design” button located at the top right side of the screen.
    • Choose from the available formats provided, or select “Custom size” and enter the width and height of your desired design.
  • For this demonstration, I will choose the size 1920 by 1080.
  • Next, locate and click the “Apps” icon on the left panel.
  • In the search bar at the top, enter “YouTube.”
  • Click on the YouTube icon to access YouTube within Canva.
  • Here, you can search for a particular video using the search bar provided. Alternatively, you can copy the video link from YouTube, paste it into a notepad, and only copy the part after “v=” which is the video ID.
  • Paste this video ID into the search field within Canva and hit “Enter.”
  • You will now see the video. Simply click on the video, and it will be added to your Canva design.
  • Resize and align the video as per your requirements.
  • You can even add animated effects to the embedded video to enhance its visual appeal.

By following these steps, you can seamlessly embed YouTube videos into your Canva designs, adding an interactive element to your projects.

Checkout below video for step by step instructions:

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