Editing an Image in WordPress

If you have added an image to a post and wish to edit it, this is what you will need to do:

  • Go to Posts > All Posts
  • Select the Post you wish to Edit.
  • Click on the image and a image box will pop up.
  • Change the items you wish to change.
  • Don’t forget to click “update”.
  • Update your post and you are done!

Looking at the different parts:

  • Title: Titles are also what show up when you hover over the image.
  • Alternative Text (alt text): Alternative text is important to search engines.
  • Caption: Short description of the image which will be displayed on the site.
  • Link URL: The site or image to which the image is linked. Can be linked to larger source image or another site.

About Denise van der Merwe

Online Strategist and Web Designer passionate about user-friendly design, responsive websites, small businesses, startups and her family.

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