Change WordPress uploads URL

In some occasions may be necessary that file uploads URL points to somewhere else different of standard place. This can be done by using the option upload_url_path.

To change the path http://example.com/wp-content/uploads and let it like http://static.example.com/wp-content/uploads, the option upload_url_path should be set like below.

Reference

  • https://developer.wordpress.org/reference/functions/wp_upload_dir/