How to upload Articulate Rise content into a WordPress website

Looking to insert or embed Articulate Rise 360 content into your WordPress site? In this article, we’ll show you how easy it is to publish content from Articulate Rise 360 as a .zip file and upload it to your WordPress website.

Step 1
Open your course in Rise 360 and select Export:

articulate rise export to web

Step 2
Change the Export Type to Web. The Wordpress Plugin that we’re going to use only needs your published .zip file. This makes it really easy to upload your content to WordPress.

articulate rise 360 export to web

Step 3
Click on Export in the upper right hand corner:

articulate rise 360 export button

Step 4
After exporting is complete, you’ll have a single .zip file that we’ll upload into WordPress. The file is automatically downloaded to your computer. You’ll also receive an email with the download.

Step 5
Login as an admin into your WordPress site.

Step 6
Click on Plugins > Add New > Click on Upload Plugin

Step 7
Manually install the “Insert or Embed Articulate Content into WordPress Plugin” plugin file from:

Step 8
After installing and activating the plugin, create a new Post or Page in WordPress.

Step 9
The plugin will add a new toolbar icon (the letter ‘a’) next to the ‘Add Media’ button on the Edit Post and Edit Page pages. Click on that icon to start the upload process.

articulate rise 360 wordpress plugin upload button

If you’re using the Gutenberg editor, you’ll see an e-Learning Block:

gutenberg elearningfreak

Step 10
Click on the “Choose Your ZIP File” or “Upload” button and then select the .zip file that you published earlier from Rise. Click on the Upload button.

Step 11
After the upload completes, select either IFrame, Lightbox, Link that opens in a new window, or Link that opens in the same window.

If you select IFrame, we recommend choosing to insert it as a Responsive IFrame in the IFrame Options section. This ensures that your content looks great no matter what theme you’re using.

wordpress articulate rise 360 plugin responsive iframe options

If you select Lightbox, be sure to select the option to Disable Scrollbars.

Step 12
After selecting other available options, click on Insert Into Post. A small shortcode is inserted into your post or page. Click on Preview and enjoy seeing your Rise content displayed perfectly on your WordPress website.

That’s it! You’ve successfully uploaded your Articulate Rise 360 course into your WordPress website.

Pro Tip: If you don’t like how your content looks, there’s no need to re-upload it. Simply click on the ‘a’ again & then click on Content Library. You’ll see all of the content that you’ve already uploaded. Just click on the content you want to re-insert, select the new options, and insert it again.

Here’s How To Upload Articulate Rise 360 Content Into WordPress


Screencast showing how to embed Rise 360 in web page

Tags: Articulate Rise 360 WordPress Plugin

Article Last Updated August 21st, 2018


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