Create a directory within the wordpress uploads folder

November 19, 2013

When we developing a plugin or theme, it can be useful to be able to programmatically create a directory within the wordpress uploads folder. Simply paste this code snippet on your functions.php file (or plugin file if you’re creating a plugin) function my_upload_dir() { $upload = wp_upload_dir(); $upload_dir = $upload['basedir']; $upload_dir = $upload_dir . '/mypluginfiles'; if (! is_dir($upload_dir)) { mkdir( $upload_dir, 0700 ); } } register_activation_hook( __FILE__, 'my_upload_dir' );  Read More →