Editing IPTC Metadata

Prerequisites and Setup

  • Any Media Library Organizer Pro license

Overview

IPTC metadata can be created and edited to JPEG image stored in WordPress’ Media Library in either of WordPress’ Media views.

Edit IPTC Metadata: List View

In the WordPress Administration interface:

  • Click on Media in the WordPress Administration Menu
    WordPress Admin Menu: Media
  • Click the List Icon
    Media Library: List View
  • Click on the image in the list view
    Media Library Organizer: Duplicate: List View

On the edit screen, the following IPTC attributes can be edited:
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  • Object Name
  • Edit Status
  • Priority
  • Category
  • Supplemental Category
  • Fixture Identifier
  • Keywords
  • Release Date
  • Release Time
  • Special Instructions
  • Reference Service
  • Reference Date
  • Created Date
  • Created Time
  • Originating Program
  • Program Version
  • Object Cycle
  • Creator
  • City
  • State
  • Country Code
  • Country
  • Original Transmission Reference
  • Headline
  • Credit
  • Source
  • Copyright
  • Caption
  • Local Caption
  • Caption Writer
Don’t see all of the above fields? You may need to enable them in the Settings.

Click Update when done.

Edit IPTC Metadata: List View: Quick Edit

To quick edit IPTC metadata for a single image in the List View, refer to the Quick Edit: List View Documentation.

Edit IPTC Metadata: List View: Bulk Edit

To quick edit IPTC metadata for a single image in the List View, refer to the Bulk Edit: List View Documentation.

Edit IPTC Metadata: Grid View

In the WordPress Administration interface:

  • Click on Media in the WordPress Administration Menu
    WordPress Admin Menu: Media
  • Click the Grid Icon
    Media Library: Grid View
  • Click on the image in the grid

On the edit screen, update the IPTC attributes:
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As soon as you tab out of an IPTC field, it will be saved to the image.  There’s no need to click Save.

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