WP S3 Smart File Uploads

Description

Amazon S3 Smart Upload plugin allows you to upload WordPress media files directly to your Amazon S3 bucket using a custom file upload. You don’t have to upload files to your server first anymore.

WordPress Amazon S3 Smart Upload Features

The Free version of WordPress Amazon S3 Smart Upload plugin offers the following features:

Configure & list files on your Amazon S3 Bucket

You will be able to configure your own Amazon S3 bucket and select where to upload your files to.

Our plugin also provides a friendly user interface allowing you to view all your Amazon S3 directories and files within WordPress admin dashboard. You can copy your S3 file URL via right click on the filename.

Upload files directly to Amazon S3

WordPress Amazon S3 Smart Upload uses a smart way to upload files directly to S3 bucket without using local storage. You won’t have to worry about “exceeds the maximum upload size for this site” issue when handling files with large size anymore.

Manage S3 files within WordPress Media Library

There is an option that adds your S3 files to WordPress Media Library after upload. These S3 files can be managed just like other WordPress media files. For example, you can select and insert them into content through Add Media while editing any page and post.

If you need any help with the plugin or want to request new features, feel free to contact us through this form or drop us an email at hello@preventdirectaccess.com

Please check out this guide on how to upload files directly to Amazon S3 bucket within WordPress admin.

Screenshots

  • Configure your own S3 bucket and path
  • Upload files directly to Amazon S3 with our custom file upload
  • You will be able to view all your upload files in S3 bucket on the right panel. Simply right click on the filename to copy its S3 URL.
  • Tick the box to add this file to Media Library

Installation

There are 2 easy ways to install our plugin:

1.The standard way

  • In your WordPress Admin, go to menu Plugins > Add
  • Search for “WordPress Amazon S3 Smart Upload”
  • Click to install and then activate plugin
  • Access Upload to S3 menu under Media
  • Follow the instructions to set up your AWS access keys and configure

2.The nerdy way

  • Download the plugin (.zip file) on the right column of this page
  • In your WordPress Admin, go to menu Plugins > Add
  • Select the tab “Upload”
  • Upload the .zip file you just downloaded
  • Click to install and then activate plugin
  • Access Upload to S3 menu under Media
  • Follow the instructions to set up your AWS access keys and configure

FAQ

What are the minimum requirements?

Minimum requirements for our plugin to work are WordPress 4.7 and above as well as PHP 5.6

I’ve installed WordPress Amazon S3 Smart Upload plugin. What should I do next?

Once activation, go to our plugin’s settings page under Media >> Upload to S3 from your admin dashboard. First of all, you need to configure your S3 access keys in wp-config.php file. After that, reload the settings page and start uploading your files.

Reviews

February 14, 2020
It takes just one click to upload my files to my S3 bucket. There is no extra configuration required. It's best if I can upload multiple files at once.
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Contributors & Developers

“WP S3 Smart File Uploads” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0.0

  • Allow users to configure their own bucket
  • Display all files and folder under S3 bucket
  • Enable users to copy files S3 URL
  • Upgrade aws-sdk library to 3.127.0