Have you migrated your blog to WordPress from another blogging platform and you want to import your external image (first blogging platform’s images) into WordPress Media Library? In this article, we will tell you how to Import External Images in WordPress Site. WordPress does not provide the feature to import the external image into WordPress Media Library. For this, we will need a plugin called import external images plugin.
How to Import External Images in WordPress Site
For WordPress import images first, we need to install and activate import external images plugin on our site. Click here to download the plugin.
After activating the plugin, click on Media >> import images. Now a new page will open in front of you. You will need to click on the “import images Now” button. As you can see in the screenshot below,
The import of the WordPress post image will begin and this process will depend on the number of your external images.
Import External Images plugin can import 50 images at a time. If there is a memory exhausted error while importing images, then you have to increase your PHP memory limit. To continue, click on the “Image Image Now” button again.
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