How do I add downloadable files to my website?

This article will explain how to add downloadable files within Website Builder and Online Store.

Since this process differs depending on which version of Website Builder or Online Store you have, please select your version from the list below and follow the instructions provided to get started:

If you’re not sure which version of Website Builder/Online Store you have, you can find out by reading this article.

Version 9

Step 1 of 7

Start by logging in to your Website Builder package.

Step 2 of 7

From there, access the page you wish to include your downloadable file on and add a new section.

Step 3 of 7

Select Files & Web from the right-hand menu, followed by Files.

Step 4 of 7

Click the Add button below your preferred section.

Step 5 of 7

After a few moments, your new section will be added to your page. You will be able to change the layout, colour scheme, title and description of your section by using the provided options in the right-hand menu.

From here, click Add opposite Files.

Step 6 of 7

You will now need to browse your computer and find the files that you would like visitors to download. Once you’ve found them, click Open them to add them to your website.

Step 7 of 7

Once you’ve uploaded your files, click Done to return to the main site navigation menu.

Version 8

Please note: these steps only apply to our Online Store Standard and Pro plans.

Step 1 of 3

Create your new product as you would normally, then click on the Files tab and finally the Upload Files button.

Upload your files

Step 2 of 3

You will then be able to upload your files up to 100 MB. Click on the Choose Files button. You can add additional files by clicking on the Plus icon. Once you’ve added all your files, click the Upload Files button.

Choose the file to upload

Step 3 of 3

You will see the files you have uploaded – then you can then add descriptions to each file so you can tell your customers what each file is.

Add description