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Alchemist Ajax Upload


This allows user to upload image at front-end. Add shortcode [AAIU] any where in post, page or in your custom form.
For theme insert the code ‘ echo do_shortcode(‘[AAIU theme=”true”]’);’ in your theme.
AAIU settings allows you to:

  • set maximum file size
  • set image extension types
  • set maximum number of image


  • Upload the folder wp_ajax_image_upload to the wp-content/plugins/ directory
  • Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  • Place shortcode [AAIU] in post, page or in your custom form anywhere you want.
  • place the code ‘ echo do_shortcode(‘[AAIU theme=”true”]’); ‘ to enable in theme.


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Contributors & Developers

“Alchemist Ajax Upload” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • FIXED: upload button is not working when shortcode is added to theme.