How to Upload & Send Audio Files for Free

by Christina Shaffer
You can easily share your MP3s and digital audio files by uploading them online.

You can easily share your MP3s and digital audio files by uploading them online.

Many email providers do not permit you to upload, attach and send large media files, including videos or audio files. If you want to share your digital music with friends or relatives, you can easily upload your audio tracks online through a file hosting service. Many file hosting sites are free and allow you to upload large files, post them online and email them to friends, family members and band mates.

MediaFire

Click on the "Create a Free Account" link on MediaFire's website. Enter your name and email address. Next, select a display name and password for your account. Click the "Create Account & Continue" button. When the plan options menu appears, select the "Basic" plan.

Click the "Upload Files" button. The "Select files to upload" message box will appear. Select the audio files you want to upload to MediaFire. You can select multiple files by holding in the "Ctrl" button on your keyboard and individually selecting each file with your mouse. You can also upload multiple files by clicking the "Add More Files" link and individually selecting each music track.

Click the "Begin Uploading Files" button.

Check the box next to each file you want to share. When you're finished selecting your files, click the "Share" button.

Click on the "Share by Email" tab. Enter your email address, as well as your recipients' email addresses, and click the "Send Link" button. A link to your audio files will be automatically sent to your friends or family members. You can also share your audio files on social networking websites, such as Facebook and Twitter. Click the "Facebook/Twitter" tab, check the box next to your preferred social network, enter a message and click the "Send" button.

FileFactory

Create a free online account on FileFactory by clicking the "Join for Free" button. Enter your email address and password. When you're finished, click the "Join" button.

Locate the audio files you want to share by clicking the "Browse" button. Select the files you want to upload. You can upload multiple files by holding in the "Ctrl" button on your keyboard and individually selecting each file with your mouse. When you're finished selecting your audio files, click the "Open" button.

Choose a folder to hold your new uploads by clicking the "New Folder" button. If you choose not to create a new folder, the new uploads will be placed in your "Default" folder.

Click the "Upload" button. When your files finish uploading, click the "Email Links" button. Enter the recipients' email addresses and click "Send Emails." An email containing a link to your new audio files will be automatically sent to your recipients.

Fast Free File Hosting

Click the "Browse" button on Fast Free File Hosting's main page. Locate and select the audio files you want to upload. You can select multiple files by holding in the "Ctrl" button on your keyboard and individually selecting each file with your mouse. When you're finished selecting the audio files, click the "Open" button.

Enter your email address and your recipients' email addresses.

Accept the website's Terms and Conditions by checking the box next to "Terms of service."

Click the "Host It" button. An email containing a link to your audio files will be sent to your recipients.

About the Author

Christina Shaffer is a freelance writer based in New Jersey and has been writing arts and entertainment articles since 2005. Her articles have appeared in "Philadelphia City Paper." Shaffer received a B.A. in journalism and gender studies at Rutgers University.

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