Copying multiple files to the WordPress media library is easy enough. However, copying hundreds to your website is another story.
Unfortunately, you can’t just simply copy files into the Uploads folders in your WordPress directory. While the files will appear in your folder, they will not appear in your media library. WordPress doesn’t not recognize files that are not uploaded via the dashboard uploader.
In today’s Weekend WordPress Project, I’ll show you a straightforward way to transfer media to your site via FTP.
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