Add Media To Library in WordPress Through Code

<?php
if (!defined(ABSPATH)) {
    $pagePath = explode('/wp-content/', dirname(__FILE__));
    include_once(str_replace('wp-content/', '', $pagePath[0] . '/wp-load.php'));
}

$wordpress_upload_dir = wp_upload_dir();
// $wordpress_upload_dir['path'] is the full server path to wp-content/uploads/2017/05, for multisite works good as well
// $wordpress_upload_dir['url'] the absolute URL to the same folder, actually we do not need it, just to show the link to file
$i = 1; // number of tries when the file with the same name is already exists

$profilepicture = $_FILES['profilepicture']; //Field Name from HTML Form
$new_file_path = $wordpress_upload_dir['path'] . '/' . $profilepicture['name'];
$new_file_mime = mime_content_type($profilepicture['tmp_name']);

if (empty($profilepicture))
    die('File is not selected.');

if ($profilepicture['error'])
    die($profilepicture['error']);

if ($profilepicture['size'] > wp_max_upload_size())
    die('It is too large than expected.');

if (!in_array($new_file_mime, get_allowed_mime_types()))
    die('WordPress doesn\'t allow this type of uploads.');

while (file_exists($new_file_path)) {
    $i++;
    $new_file_path = $wordpress_upload_dir['path'] . '/' . $i . '_' . $profilepicture['name'];
}

// looks like everything is OK
if (move_uploaded_file($profilepicture['tmp_name'], $new_file_path)) {


    $upload_id = wp_insert_attachment(array(
        'guid'           => $new_file_path,
        'post_mime_type' => $new_file_mime,
        'post_title'     => preg_replace('/\.[^.]+$/', '', $profilepicture['name']),
        'post_content'   => '',
        'post_status'    => 'inherit'
    ), $new_file_path);

    // wp_generate_attachment_metadata() won't work if you do not include this file
    require_once(ABSPATH . 'wp-admin/includes/image.php');

    // Generate and save the attachment metas into the database
    wp_update_attachment_metadata($upload_id, wp_generate_attachment_metadata($upload_id, $new_file_path));

    // Show the uploaded file in browser
    // Store in A Variable
    $myImage = $wordpress_upload_dir['url'] . '/' . basename($new_file_path);
}

Jhon dow

Showed a lady fitted out with a fur hat and fur boa who sat upright, raising a heavy fur muff that covered the whole of her lower arm towards the viewer gregor then turned

5 Comments

  1. Shown says Nov 27, 2019 at 9:00am

    Hat and fur boa who sat upright, raising a heavy fur muff that covered the whole of her lower arm towards the viewer gregor then

    • Shown says Nov 27, 2019 at 9:00am

      Hat and fur boa who sat upright, raising a heavy fur muff that covered the whole of her lower arm towards the viewer gregor then

      • Shown says Nov 27, 2019 at 9:00am

        Hat and fur boa who sat upright, raising a heavy fur muff that covered the whole of her lower arm towards the viewer gregor then

  2. Shown says Nov 27, 2019 at 9:00am

    Hat and fur boa who sat upright, raising a heavy fur muff that covered the whole of her lower arm towards the viewer gregor then

Add your comment