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I KNOW HOW FRUSTRATING IT CAN BE WHEN YOU HAVE WORKED SO HARD ON SOMETHING AND THEN FOR SOME REASON THERE’S A GLITCH!

SO… Here’s a Simple Tutorial: How to fix your Youtube Video Preview when it’s not showing on facebook

Platform: Facebook & Youtube

Have you ever tried to post a Youtube Video on a facebook page (timeline, groups, feed, etc) & sometimes discover the picture preview of the video is not showing?
Well, it happens more often than you think and we all know most people are more likely to click and view a video with a preview rather than the one that does not have one.

Follow these simple steps to fix the problem:
favicon (2)Step 1: Go to the facebook debugger page by clicking the following link: https://developers.facebook.com/tools/debug
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favicon (2)Step 2: Copy and paste the youtube link into the area that says “Input url, access token, or Open Graph Action id”

favicon (2)Step 3: Click “Debug”

favicon (2)Step 4: Ensure that the thumbnail preview of the video is showing. If it shows, then the process has fixed the problem.

favicon (2)Step 5: Re- copy and paste the video link to your facebook page. It should work.

NOTE: In some cases, you might have to wait for a few minutes for the process to take effect.

Happy facebook Posting!

Awakening your Mind, Biz & Spirit,
~xo Kathryn Rich Bonner

 

 

 
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