Archive for August 5th, 2008

One of the wonderful thing that WordPress did in the upgraded version of WordPress since 2.5x is to add support for storing popular video, image and document files. This feature together with generous free storage space of 6GB provided by WordPress.com provides a highly integrative and reliable solution in managing blog and its resources.

Note: Those file support limitation could be circumvented  by renaming the file to those supported extension. For example, if one want to upload a file name myfile.xar which is unsupported file type, just renamed it to any of the type. Suggest to rename as doc to prevent Browser from executing those file directly, resulting in error. For doc type, the browser usually display a Save As dialog (depending on setting).

Allowed file types: jpg, jpeg, png, gif, pdf, doc, ppt, odt, mp3, mp4, m4a, wav, ogg, mov, wmv, avi, mpg


The following provides a step-by-step guide to storing file in WordPress.



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