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    I noticed on other Vbulletin forums, when someone posts a link/url - a preview of that link is displayed in the final post - how to I enable that?

    Looks like this:

    Also, how to I enable the forum to embed tweets into posts?


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    To embed URLs, use the Link Content type on the top left of the editor when creating content.

    We don't currently have a separate format to embed tweets outside the link content type.
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    Wayne Luke
    The Rabid Badger - a vBulletin Cloud demonstration site.
    vBulletin 5 API


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