Facebook – core/embed

Embed a Facebook post.

Use the Facebook block to embed a post from Facebook.



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Embedded Facebook post – Wide width


  • Use Facebook to find the URL to embed.
  • You can embed: Facebook Posts, Facebook Photos, Facebook Albums, and Facebook Videos.
  • I don’t know how to embed anything except Facebook Posts.
  • You cannot embed: Facebook pages, Facebook events or Facebook groups.
  • When you paste the URL you may see the message
    “Sorry, we cannot preview this embedded content in the editor.” or “Embedded content from facebook.com can’t be previewed in the editor.”
  • The embedded block can be aligned: Left, Center, Right, Wide, Full.
  • Use the Resize for smaller devices toggle to preserve the aspect ratio when the browser is resized.