Add YouTube videos in Calculation field

Podio Calculation field makes use of Markdown features, so we are free to use them.

By combining two of Markdown features we are able to add a YouTube video in Podio. 


Just copy paste the following code to a Calculation field:

@Text ? “[![](](” : “”

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And replace the @Text with any text field of your app. (We included a redundant @Text, in order to make calc field work).


Find your YouTube video number, it is written after “v=” in your browser web-address line. For example:



Copy that number. You should make two replacements, in both  instances of “VIDEO_NUMBER_HERE”. Paste the number of the YouTube video that you have copied.


Thus, the following changes in “Modify Template”



give us the following result


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