Uploading videos to WordPress


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Uploading videos to WordPress

Now you know how to upload videos to YouTube and other video sharing sites and then embed it into your site. But what if you don't want to use one of these sharing sites? There can be many reasons for that. Maybe you just want more control or maybe you don't like what those sites do to your videos. If that's the case, you can upload your videos directly to your site as well. However, there are some big caveats that come with it. Most importantly, that if you put a video on your website then you're responsible for feeding it out to the world, meaning if a lot of people are watching the video at the same time, it will be very taxing on your server and it might first of all reduce performance and the second of all cost you a lot of money.

But if you're okay with that and you're well aware and informed about the catches, I'll show you how to do it. If we go to Videos, we can click Add new video and create a new video. So I'll say Locally hosted video. Here on th...

Uploading videos to WordPress
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Uploading videos to WordPress provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Morten Rand-Hendriksen as part of the Create an Online Portfolio with WordPress

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