We are able to embed most web pages into Canvas. There are exceptions to this that we’ll run across. For instance, Adobe Spark Pages will not embed. (However, there is a workaround for that as we’ve added the Adobe Spark LTI to Canvas). In time, we will discover other websites that do not work. Whether it is embeddable or not is in the control of the web-designer. However, the steps shown below in the video will work for the vast majority of websites.
The iframe editor that I used in the video below is here.
Why embed the website? Sometimes it is just easier for all parties involved if the material sits right in Canvas. Besides, it looks better than a link.