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  • Can't Upload PDFs to WP Site via MyHosting

    Hi all,

    I'm trying to upload a series of PDFS to my WordPress site via the MyHosting uploader.

    I tried putting them in their own folder in wp-content and also tried to upload them to the main directory (http/docs). No matter what the path, I get a 404 when I try and view/download the PDFs on my site. Do I have to upload documents via FTP with this type of site? I couldn't see anything about adding documents in the WP Dashboard.

    Now, I'm a total n00b to this WP/Css/Apache stuff, so I'm sure there is a facepalm in my future But any help would be greatly appreciated!

  • #2
    I recommend uploading the documents to WordPress' "Media Library":
    1. Log-in to your WordPress admin CP.
    2. Go to Media > Add New
    3. Upload the file(s).

    Once you do that, the PDF docs will be in your media library, and you'll be able to insert them into blog posts easily.


    • #3
      Wow, great tip, real easy. And I'd just about given up on using my PDF docs!