How to Add MP3 Audio Files in WordPress

How to Add MP3 Audio Files in WordPress
Sherita Diamond

Audio files can be added to WordPress with various plugins, but HostGator does not recommend using a plugin to do this unless there are specific features you need from that plugin, as some plugins have been known to cause resource issues.

How to Add MP3 Audio Files in WordPress
Amelia Glover

Uploading audio and video files to WordPress using the Media Uploader is easy. Even though the media uploader recognizes these files and display appropriate file-type icons next to them, WordPress does not have a media player that can play these files. You can use a third party platform like SoundCloud to embed audio, but the goal of this article is to allow you to upload audio files using the default media uploader and embed them into a post or page. In this article, we will show you how to add MP3 audio files in WordPress using oEmbed.

How to Add MP3 Audio Files to Your WordPress Site
Candice Barker

I think I have the problem fixed. Seems that an old version of a file was in the same spot, and that kept coming up because it wasn’t removed properly. I have to keep reminding myself to “update” and ‘refresh” because wordpress is notorious in not getting the word the first time. Thanks anyway.
Elisa Rivera

Create a download link to a file hosted elsewhere. This will require your readers to save and play the sound file on their own computers. If you are uploading or linking to a file hosted elsewhere, please be sure to respect the wishes of the copyright holder.

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