Update May 2013: Kickstarter videos have a different sourcecode now. New instructions:
Visit the video page, select View Source from the menu bar of your browser and search for this:
Copypaste the code from that point up to the height and width tags, and paste it into a simple text file. Example:
Copy the part from “backcolor” to “kickskin.swf” (highlighted in red in the above example), and paste it in place of VARIABLES in the following shortcode model:
Replace HHH and WWW with the actual height and width numbers. Paste the end result in the “Text” (=code) post or page editor.
[Original version of the post:]
Kickstarter videos can also be inserted that way, but you need a couple of extra steps to get to the flash code:
1. Click “EMBED”, copy code, paste into a simple text file.
2. Copy the URL of the video (from “http” to “video.html”), paste into the address bar of your browser, hit return to view the video alone.
3. Select View Source from the menu bar of your browser, copypaste the flash embed code; flash embed code looks like this:
4. Copypaste the following shortcode model; cut the variables from the embed code and paste them where shown:
Kickstarter video page:
Initial embed code (video URL in red):
Flash embed code from the sourcecode of the video alone (variables in red):