‘Media Library’ Videos

  • Managing settings: media

    Speaker: Wes Theron

    October 19, 2022 — Learn more about Media Settings and how WordPress stores images. This tutorial forms part of a series of videos about Settings in the Dashboard.

  • Media tips and tricks

    Speaker: Courtney Patubo Kranzke

    September 23, 2022 — In this workshop, we’ll go over some tips & tricks for working with media in WordPress, including:
    • Adding & removing images
    • Organizing your Media Library
    • Regenerating thumbnails
    • Applying Duotone Filters to Change Color Effects

  • Mike Dickson: All About Images

    WordCamp Montreal 2017Speaker: Mike Dickson

    October 6, 2017 — This talk aims to pull back the curtain on how WordPress wrangles images behind the scenes. Topics include
    – intro to the media library
    – what formats are supported
    – where images are stored / why you should sort by date
    – what WP does with uploaded images
    – derived intermediate sizes
    – inserting images individually
    – inserting as a gallery
    – adaptive images in wp
    – what “regenerating thumbnails” does
    – questions

  • Ellen Biewald and Greg Opperman: Building a Large-Scale, Sustainable, and Efficient WordPress Site

    WordCamp Boston 2016Speakers: Ellen Biewald, Greg Opperman

    August 6, 2016 — The boston.com digital team recently re-wrote and migrated all of boston.com to WordPress. Join us to learn about our experience with the migration, the challenges we faced and how we overcame them, and the great impact it has had for our journalists. We will discuss how to scale a WordPress site as big as ours, and some of the specific needs of a news website and how to meet those using WordPress, including creating custom post types and fields, working with the WP media library, external embeds, and more.

  • WordPress Media Library

    May 3, 2015 — WordPress Media Library screen