Hello everyone , welcome back in next tutorial of WordPress .In previous two posts , we have learnt that how could we install WordPress in our system and how could we publish our first post live.In this tutorial we are going to learn , how can we add media files in WordPress Media library so , which can be used in our posts or pages wherever it needed.
So i’m here in my WordPress dashboard and i’m going to add some media files like images , videos , pdf files etcs…
Adding new media file–
Step I— Click on Media tab which is present in left side of dashboard and just next to the posts as shown in below image…
When you will enter the media tab , you will get as following screen in which you can add new media files or you can delete any media file if already exist in media library..
Step-II Click on Add New..
To add new media file , click on Add New tab and you will get the below screen where you can select files from your computer and can easily upload
When you press the Select Files tab , it will redirect you to your computer from where you can select those files which you want to add in Media library as shown in below image that i’m going to add an image in my Media library..
Finally the image file is successfully added in my media library as you can see in below image….
So it was the process of adding media files in our WordPress media library.Now we are going to see how can we delete any media file from Media library.
Deleting Media file…
To delete any Media file from Media library , first of all you will have to those Media files which you want to delete as shown in below image…
After selecting the files which you have to delete , click on Bulk Option tab and select Delete Permanently option if you want so and then click on Apply button by this way your selected media files will be deleted permanently from WordPress Media Library as shown in below image….
You can see clearly that selected files is not present in WordPress media library.
So , it was the simple process to delete any media file from Media Library.
In media library , if you want to search any Media file , either you can filter those media files according to Dates or file types or simply search it by name in search box.