An Ultimate Guide to WordPress Media Library



Hello dear readers! Welcome back to another edition of our tutorial on WordPress. In this tutorial post, we will be discussing about the Media Library and how to upload a media file to your site.

A Media Library contains images, videos, files and audios that you can upload and as well add to the content when writing a Post or a Page. Here you can view, add, edit or even delete any media object if not needed anymore.

Following are the steps to access WordPress Media Library.

Step 1 - Click on Media → Library button.



Step 2 - You can view the media objects like images, audios and videos. Click on Add Media button.


Step 3 - The Upload New Media page will then be displayed. In our next tutorial guide, we are going to put you through with the steps to upload a media object.



Step 4 - You can now view a bar as shown below.


The various tabs that appear have the following functions-

List View - It displays the images and videos in a list form.


Grid View - It displays the images and videos in a grid view.


Filter the images and videos - Filters the images and videos.

Search Box - It helps to search a particular image by inserting the name into the box.


Alright guys! This is where we are rounding up for this tutorial. In our next tutorial guide, we are going to be dropping you guys with the step by step guide on how to a Add Media File in WordPress.

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