Media library

Store and manage media content for your messages.

If your Airship plan includes CDN support, you can upload media rather than entering a URL. Contact your Airship account manager if you are interested in enabling CDN media hosting.

 Note

The media library is not available for MMS messages.

Upload media

  • Maximum file size is 2MB.
  • There are no restrictions on uploading identical files or files with identical names.

Upload from the Messages menu:

  1. Go to Messages » Content » Media.
  2. Click Upload media and select a file to upload.

Upload when creating a message, wherever you can insert media:

  1. Select the Upload option and click Insert media.
  2. Click Choose file and select a file to upload.
  3. If you want to use the uploaded file in your message, click Insert selected media. Otherwise, click   to close the Insert media modal.

Upload in the WYSIWYG editor — Images only:

  1. Click Upload image.
  2. Click Choose file and select a file to upload.
  3. If you want to use the uploaded file in your layout, click Insert selected media. Otherwise, click   to close the Insert media modal.

Select uploaded media

Select when creating a message, wherever you can insert media:

  1. Select the Upload option and click Insert media.
  2. Select a file from the list.
  3. Click Insert selected media.

Select an image in the WYSIWYG editor:

  1. Click Upload image.
  2. Select a file from the list.
  3. Click Insert selected media.

Manage media

Whether you access the media library from Messages » Content » Media, when creating a message, or in the WYSIWYG editor, you can perform these actions:

  • Search — Search by file name or keyword.
  • Sort — The default sort order is most recent upload first. Sort the list by file name or size, or date uploaded. You can also sort after searching.
  • Preview — After selecting a file in the list, a preview of the file is displayed. Click   to preview audio and video files.
  • Manage keywords — Assign keywords to your media files so they are easily found in search. After selecting a file in the list, enter a term in the search field below the preview and select from results, or click Add keyword: [term]. Click   to remove a keyword. Keyword changes are applied immediately.
  • Delete — Click   to delete a file.