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Better Media Library Fields


Displays extra columns (Alternative Text, Caption, Description, Permalink and File URL) in the media library view. You can choose to hide or show these new columns using the Screen Options dropdown on the media library page.

There are no settings for this plugin. Simply activate and enjoy!

Read more about why we made this plugin over at


  • New columns in the media library


  1. Upload the plugin folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ folder
  2. Activate the plugin through the β€˜Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Goto the Media Library page to see the new columns


How do I use this plugin?

Simply activate it and enjoy new columns in your media library.


❄️1️⃣2️⃣ 21, 2016
needs a field for title. WP uses title for the title of the attachment page. It’s automatically set to be the filename minus β€œ.jpg”. This makes for ugly attachment pages.
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Contributors & Developers

“Better Media Library Fields” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Initial Relase. First version.