ADMIN EDIT: You can now post images and video directly from the buttons in the toolbar of the text editor. More information
So, sharing this bit of information, as I feel that it's not very clear and I only found out by accident.
Say you have a YouTube video, and you post the link into your comment. Now that's great and all, but you want it to show up as a video, not as a link. Well, after you past that link, press enter.
Yep, it really is that simple. It will pop the embeded video in there for you and tada. You can do the same with image links.
See ya'll in the Wasteland!
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