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Adding photos (6 posts)

  1. Vikia
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    I am a newbie to blogs and used the new 1.5 default template to create my blog:
    http://tipoftexasracingpigeonclub.org/

    How do I add the ability to upload photos to this?
    Registered users will be uploading their photos.

  2. Kafkaesqui

    Posted 9 years ago #

    Options > Miscellaneous, check "Allow File Uploads". You'll want to set rest of the upload options there, as well.

    See the plugin page for some options on improving the default upload functionality in WordPress:

    http://wiki.wordpress.org/Plugin#images

  3. Vikia
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Thank you, I found it.

    However I got the following message when clicking to upload:
    >>It doesn't look like you can use the file upload feature at this time because the directory you have specified (/home/tipoftex/public_html/wp-content) doesn't appear to be writable by WordPress. Check the permissions on the directory and for typos.<<

    I am not sure where to fix this.

  4. Daath
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    You should try my buddy's gallery-plugin, RumGallery: http://rummanddan.dk/plugins/rumgallery/
    Very simple, no database! :)

  5. tjinh200
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    you are getting that message, i think, because you have not set the permissions (CHMOD) correctly for your wp-content folder. you can change this with an ftp program or something simliar...

  6. BillRamby
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    @Daath

    Are you aware of any demo sites that are running RumGallery so I can give tem a looksee?

    Regards
    Bill R.

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