How to embed Youtube videos in WP Markdown Editor ?

I have been using this awesome WordPress plugin called WP-Markdown for over a year on this blog. So today again I came across this neatly explained tutorial on “Javascript Closures” by Mark Dalgleish which I decided to add as a post on my blog, but the default youtube embed code just wont work.

So after reading a little bit, I found this question asked

here and the solution was to used the embed tags. Solution :

Hope this helps 🙂