Embed Zoom webinar on website

This post will help you embed Zoom webinar on your WordPress website. It requires that you have purchased the Webinar addon from your Zoom account and installed the Zoom WordPress Plugin.

Steps to embed Zoom webinar

  1. Schedule a Webinar from your Zoom account.Zoom Webinar Schedule
  2. Copy the Webinar ID as shown below.Zoom Webinar ID
  3. If you are embedding the Zoom webinar shortcode directly on your page please make sure to add is_webinar="1" in the shortcode as indicated below.zoom-webinar-shortcode-embed
  4. You can embed the Webinar easily with the Gutenberg block available with the plugin and place your Webinar ID inside it. If you are not using the default WordPress editor(Gutenberg) then you can see another option to embed the Webinar on your WordPress page in this post.Zoom WordPress Gutenberg block
  5. Navigate to the WordPress page where the Webinar was embedded with a logged-in site administrator or the meeting host(same WordPress login email as the Webinar host email). Click Join via Web if you want to start the Webinar as a host right from the WordPress site or click Join Via Zoom App to begin the Webinar from the Zoom App.

  6. Once started by the host the attendees can visit the page, enter their name, and email, and click Join Via Web to enter it from the same WordPress page without the need for a Zoom app.
    Note: If the attendee is logged into the WordPress site then they will see the email field as that is prefilled with their WP login email.Embed Zoom webinar on website
  7. Once an attendee clicks the Join via Web they will see the Webinar window on the WordPress page.Embed Zoom webinar on website

That's it. If you have any other questions feel free to reach out here or comment below!