- Image Editing
For each image uploaded to your WordPress.com blog’s Media Library, you have some basic editing options (crop, rotate, flip, and resize) available. Opening To access these options, first go to Media -> Library in your blog’s dashboard. Once there click on the name of any image you wish to edit. Click on the Edit Image […]
- Featured Images
A featured image represent the contents, mood, or theme of a post or page. Posts and pages can have a single featured image, which many themes and tools can use to enhance the presentation of your site. With custom header images, you can display your own photo on your blog’s page headers. Featured images allow […]
- Image Optimization
When you decrease the file size for images before you insert them, uploads and pages will load faster. This pigeon is around 235kb in size. The pigeon below is only 72kb – less than a third of the above. See any real differences? Optimizing your images does 3 things: It makes images quicker to upload. […]
- Image Alignment
When inserting images into your posts and pages, you can have your text wrap around them to promote a more attractive flow of content. You can align your images left, right, or side by side by following the instructions in this support doc.
- Uploading Images
Learn how to upload images from your computer, insert an image that already exists on another website or domain into your post/page, or insert an image you've already uploaded into your Media Library
- Getty Images
WordPress.com users can access and share award-winning photographs from Getty Images on their sites by simply including the embed code or adding an image URL. To use the embed code, you can grab it directly from the Getty Images website. Just hover over the image, click on the embed icon “</>”: Copy the embed code into […]
- Media Explorer
Using the Media Explorer, you can now insert tweets and YouTube videos without ever leaving WordPress. This tool lets you search Twitter and YouTube from inside the “Insert Media” window in your WordPress.com Dashboard, which makes it easy to find and embed relevant Tweets and videos in your posts and pages. To open the Media […]
- Image Settings
You can customize a variety of settings for each and every image uploaded to your WordPress.com blog’s media library. There are a few ways in which you can access the settings for your images, which are all outlined in this support doc.
Learn how to use images on your site. Images are a great way to enhance your WordPress.com blog, and adding and managing them is easy. Find information on the ways you can use and edit your images.
- Media Settings
The Media Settings allows you to control how your media is displayed. These settings can be found on the Settings -> Media page. Image Sizes Image sizes allows you to change the maximum dimensions of images that are displayed on posts and pages. When setting a thumbnail size, the image will be cropped and resized […]