Step 1: Locate your YouTube video and copy the embed code

From the video, click the "Share" button to open a new menu. On this menu, click the "Embed" button to receive the iframe version of the video. Copy the copy displayed in the box.

Step 2: Navigate to your Giving Day Dashboard

From the “Home” tab of your Admin Dashboard on, click on the name of your Giving Day from the Giving Day banner highlighted below. 

Step 3: Insert the code into your Giving Day story

From the Giving Day dashboard, click "Add Your Story" to expand the story editor. Under the "Tell Your Story" section, click on the "Code View" button to convert your story to HTML. Paste the embedded code from YouTube into this section where ever you need the video to appear. Click "Save" to save the video in place.

Note: If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to our customer success team via the blue chat bubble on the bottom right of the screen, or send us an email at

Disclaimer: Embedding a video will only work for a Giving Day story, and not a GiveGab campaign or event.

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