How to add Media in WordPress

How to add Media in WordPress Post

Adding Media in WordPress page or post.

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As a carry on from our tutorial on adding text to a post or page. To brighten up your new wordpress post we are going to add a basic image. For this you will need to be in the wordpress text editor.

Adding a gallery of images is simple at this stage. Or you can Set a Featured Image from this panel.
How to Add Media in WordPress Text Editor

 

Having written down what you want on your post. If you want the text to wrap around the image go to the start of your paragraph. Position your cursor there. Go up to Add Media and click. Upload your media/image, having done this your image will be inserted into position.

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You now should have a image on the page, align it with the 4 positional targets.

image ready to position

 

In the picture above you you will see the display after you click the image you have just uploaded. You have a few options here either to center align the image as highlighted above or to left and right align it or have no alignment at all.

 

Always save and preview your work to see check to see it meets your expectations. By either using the preview button just above the wordpress editor or by right clicking view post and open in new window. This way is best if you need to go back and change something.

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How to add media to a page or post wordpress