Embedding Outside Content

In addition to sharing work communication, Basecamp is a great place to share cat videos, tweets, and vacation photos. Just paste the link to the item in a Ping or Campfire!

Screenshot of an embedded Twitter post in a project's Campfire

Want to embed something in a message or comment? Paste the URL into the 'Link' icon in the toolbar. Click on the "Yes, embed it" button: 

Screenshot of a Twitter post URL

And when you post it, presto! Your link is live.

Screenshot of an embedded Twitter post in a Message board post

You can embed content from Flickr, Hulu, SoundCloud, Twitter, Vimeo, Vine and YouTube.

Additionally, you can open a Door to other services right in your Basecamp projects! 🚪 A Door is a simple, direct link to any outside services you use like GitHub, Slack, Zoom, etc.

Adobe Creative Cloud, Airtable, Box, Calendly, Customer.io, Dropbox, Figma, GitHub, Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Slides, Help Scout, HubSpot, iCloud Drive, Invision, Jira, Microsoft Teams, Miro, Notion, OneDrive, Salesforce, Sketch, Slack, Trello, Xero, Zendesk, Zoho, Zoom, and other.

Learn more about Doors here.


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