Doc to WordPress post

In this article, we are emphasizing on some amazing features availabel in Free WordPress plugin to import Word documents as WordPress posts & pages. The emphasis is towards the exciting features of the 6.0.0 release.

Update existing version

If you already have configured the plugin and you open the WordPress admin section, you may notice a notification under the Plugins section that a new version has become available.

Aspose.Words plugin update

Image 1:- Aspose.Words exporter version update information.

Click the Update now link and it will start the upgrade process (which takes few minutes).

Aspose.Words Exporter updated

Image 2:- Aspose.Words Exporter plugin version updated.

Import RTF as WordPress Post

The RTF is a popular document format as it holds formatting like bold and italics, different font faces, font sizes, and images. Many modern Word document editors support this format. Owing to these capabilities, we have implemented the support in Aspose.Words Exporter plugin to import RTF files as WordPress Post or Page. Please follow the steps given below to accomplish this requirement.

  • Under the Posts section on WordPress Admin, click the Add New button
Add New Post

Image 3:- Add New Post button in WordPress Admin.

Import from Media Gallery

Image 4:- Import from Media Gallery option

  • Now expand Aspose.Words menu under Settins and click Import from Media Gallery button. Please note that this option only becomes available when Aspose.Words Exported is properly installed and configured
  • Browse the file from Gallery or load it from your system and click the Import to Current Post button
  • The content of RTF file is loaded into WordPress post as shown below
RTF preview in WordPress editor

Image 5:- RTF preview in WordPress editor.

The sample file used in the above example can be downloaded from sample1.rtf.

Importing ODT as WordPress Post

The ODT file is an OpenDocument Text Document file format and is most often created by the free OpenOffice Writer word processor programs. Its similar to the popular DOCX file format used with Microsoft Word and is capable of saving and exchanging text, spreadsheets, charts, and presentations. In this section, we are going to import the file-sample_1MB.odt file as a WordPress post using Aspose.Words Exporter plugin. The steps will be same as specified in above section, except we will provide .ODT file from media gallery. Given below is the preview of file after import.

ODT imported to WordPress

Image 6:- ODT import to WordPress.

Free subscription for Life

The exciting features of Aspose.Words Importer plugin may already have thrilled you and it gets even enchanting, when all these stunning capabilities can be availed for free. Yes ! no subscription or payment required. Perform all document import features at $ 0.00 USD. All you need to do is click on Enable FREE and Unlimited Access button and start using it.

Enable subscription

Image 7:- Enable free subscription.

Export to variety of Formats

Given below is the list of file formats in which the WordPress posts can be exported. In order to set the document export format, please click the Plugins option from left menu and click Settings link under Aspose.Words. Scroll down to the bottom of page and select desired value form Export Posts File Type dropdown (as shown below).


We have just discussed the marvelous capabilities of a Free WordPress plugin which enables you to import Word document (DOC, DOCX, ODT, RTF etc) directly as WordPress Page or Post. Days of retyping the whole document content are gone and now you can import the complete document with a single click. Please try using this amazing plugin and in case you encounter any issue, please feel free to contact via Free Product Support Forum.

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