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Media FAQs



 

What is the Media Library?

The Media Library is a shared tool for organizing all media types, including photos, in the WordPress CMS.

Visit Media Library and get...

  • Tips to help keep the library organized
  • Instructions on how to use the Media Library

 


 

What type of media am I able to add to the Media Library?

See the Media Guide for file formats.

 


What are the photo sizes I’m allowed to upload?

See the Media Guide for photo dimensions and maximum file size information.

 


 

Am I able to add videos to the Media Library?

Videos should not be uploaded to the Media Library. See the Video Guide for how to add video.

 


 

How do I embed videos from YouTube/Vimeo to my website?

See the Video Guide for how to embed video.

 


 

What are the restrictions and/or specifications for adding a video to the media library?

See the Video Guide for how to add video.

 


 

What is the maximum size of a file I can upload?

Maximum upload file size: 1 MB. See the Media Guide for more information.

 


 

What's the aspect ratio of images I can use?

  • Square: 768 x 768
  • Rectangle: 1600 x 900
  • Non-standard sizes may be used in the Basic Content module.

See the Media Guide for image sizes.

 


How do I make my PDFs accessible?

See Testing & Fixing Accessibility