Add audio files to your blog by uploading supported filetypes (.mp3, .m4a, .ogg, or .wav) somewhere on the internet and use the audio shortcode, buy the Space Upgrade to upload directly to your blog, create a download link to the file hosted elsewhere, or embed the SoundCloud AudioPlayer. You can also create a playlist, and customize the color and size of the audio player (Flash or HTML5)
- Post Formats
Several of the themes at WordPress.com allow blog authors to decide what format each of their posts should be displayed as. The use of this option is completely free, and you do not need to purchase the Custom CSS Upgrade in order to change post formats.
8tracks is handcrafted internet radio. It offers a simple way for people to share and discover music through an online mix, a short playlist containing at least 8 tracks. Embedding with a Shortcode To embed music from 8tracks you need to use a shortcode. You can do this by first copying the audio URL. Then […]
- Post by Voice
Post by Voice is a way to publish audio posts to your blog from your phone. You call a phone number, enter a secret code, record a message, and we handle the rest. Enable Post by Voice In order to use Post by Voice you need to enable the feature on your blog and generate […]
- Accepted Filetypes
Covers the accepted filetypes you can upload to your WordPress.com blog (some might require a paid upgrade, such as the Space Upgrade or VideoPress).
You can publish podcasts and make them available through the iTunes Store by following the steps below to create your podcast, submit it to Feedburner (this converts it to the format iTunes requires), and then submitting it to the iTunes store. Create your podcast Create a category for your podcasts; you can name this anything you […]
A shortcode is a WordPress-specific code that lets you do nifty things with very little effort. Shortcodes can embed files or create objects that would normally require lots of complicated, ugly code in just one line. Shortcode = shortcut. Includes a list of supported shortcodes with links to full instructions.
- Uploading and Inserting Media
In addition to uploading media files directly to your blog’s media library, you can also upload, manage, and insert images, audio (with a Space Upgrade) and video (with VideoPress) directly from your post or page editing/creation screen using the icons found within the Upload/Insert group.
- Mixcloud Audio Player
Mixcloud is a DJ, radio and audio content creator sharing platform. Here on WordPress.com, you can embed audio directly from Mixcloud. Once you have located a song or audio clip to embed, simply copy the URL for it and then paste the URL on a line by itself into a new/existing post or page on your […]
- Create Content
A general overview of publishing posts or pages on your blog, the several ways of adding images, video, and audio, and a few other tips.