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How to: Upload Media (Images, Files, Audios, and Videos)

There are various types of media that are used throughout the site. Uploading and managing media within the ZenSource CMS is easy and can be accomplished with only a few simple steps.

Uploading Media

  1. From the Content dashboard, go over to the Media tab.
  2. At the top of the Media page, you have two options:
    1. If you are uploading a single media item, click the Add Media button.
    2. If you are uploading multiple media items, click the Upload Media in Bulk button.
  3. Fill out the details for the media item and hit Save at the bottom of the screen to save the newly uploaded media item.

Uploading Audio

  1. On the Add Media Item page, select Audio.
  2. You will now be on the Add Audio page where you fill found the following items to upload the media item:
  • Name - The name of the media file.
  • Choose File - Select the media file from your computer to upload it.
  • Category - Create or use a defined category as a way to organize and search your media items.

Uploading Files (PDFs)

  1. On the Add Media Item page, select File.
  2. You will now be on the Add File page where you fill found the following items to upload the media item:
  • Name - The name of the media file.
  • Choose File - Select the media file from your computer to upload it.
  • Category - Create or use a defined category as a way to organize and search your media items.

Uploading Images

  1. On the Add Media Item page, select Image.
  2. You will now be on the Add Image page where you fill found the following items to upload the media item:
  • Name - The name of the media file.
  • Choose File - Select the media file from your computer to upload it.
  • Category - Create or use a defined category as a way to organize and search your media items.

Uploading Remote Videos

  1. On the Add Media Item page, select Remote Video.
  2. You will now be on the Add Remote Video page where you fill found the following items to upload the media item:
  • Name - The name of the media file.
  • Choose File - Select the media file from your computer to upload it.
  • Category - Create or use a defined category as a way to organize and search your media items.

Uploading Videos

  1. On the Add Media Item page, select Video.
  2. You will now be on the Add Video page where you fill found the following items to upload the media item:
  • Name - The name of the media file.
  • Choose File - Select the media file from your computer to upload it.
  • Category - Create or use a defined category as a way to organize and search your media items.

Uploading Media in Bulk

  1. On the Add Media Item page, select the Upload Media in Bulk button.
  2. You will now be on the Multiple Upload page where you fill found the following items to upload the media items:
  • Dropzone - Select the files from your computer that you would like to upload or drag-and-drop the items into the white dropzone box.
  • Name - Set the same of the files you are uploading in bulk.