Audio & Video: Embedding vs. Uploading

You might have noticed that when it comes to your audio essays and video remixes, you can’t actually upload mp3, mp4, and related files unless you have a premium WordPress account (meaning an account for which you’ve paid)—and free is key. You’ll get around this by embedding your audio and video files. This page will tell you what the difference is between embedding and uploading; this page has some tips for embedding audio files in particular. I recommend using Vimeo or Youtube to host your remix and SoundCloud to host your audio essay.

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