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Giving Contributors Media Permissions (2 posts)

  1. rsgrone
    Posted 13 years ago #

    Is there a way I can activate the media uploader for contributors?

    I do not want to change everyone over to "author" for these articles must be reveiwed and approved before publication, or is there a way to change the permissions on "authors" to prevent them from publishing?

    It is kid of a pain to have to have the photo's emailed in and then place them in the appropiate locatons within each article.

    Thank you

  2. dgilmour
    Posted 13 years ago #

    If Contributors could upload media, they'd effectively be Authors: anything they upload is immediately on the web. Even if it's not used in a Post or Page, Google will find it. (Which surprised one of our Authors recently, who got a request to re-use an image he didn't realise he'd published.)

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  • Started 13 years ago by rsgrone
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