BUT I STILL LOVE TECHNOLOGY… POSTING YOU TUBE AND FLICKR CODE FOR YOUR BLOG…
Step by step process required to embed You Tube videos into your Blog.
To post you tube onto your blog all you need to do is copy the embed code from the video you want and then copy it into the post for your blog.
YouTube embed codes can be found next to any video on YouTube.com:
After you paste the code into your post and save the post, the video will be embedded for you. When you save your post, the embed code will also be automatically translated into a shorter, WordPress specific code that will look something like this:
You can move this code around your post to determine where the video should be shown.
You can embed multiple videos in a post.
Step by step process required to embed a Flickr Badge into your Blog .
Step 1: What sort of badge would you like to use?
There are two types of badge to choose from: HTML or Flash. You will be able to select to display things from your own collection, one of your groups, or everyone's uploads. You can also filter any of these options by a tag, if you wish. (The examples below are set to show content from the "Squared Circles" group pool.)
Step 2: Choose content
Choose the things you'd like to display on your badge from your photostream, or everyone's uploads.
All of your public photos and video
Your public stuff tagged with:
Only your public content will be included in your badge.
Everyone's public uploads
All public photos or video tagged with:
Only public content will be included in your badge.
Step 3: Colors
Click below to set the background color.
The code you need is then displayed in a box!
All you need to do is copy and paste this chunk of code into your website where you'd like your badge to appear.