Editing Images in WordPress

Yes, you can do basic image editing functions within WordPress. Here are some basics:

Understanding the Image Editor

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Editing Images

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Cropping and Scaling an image via the Image Editor

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Flip, Undo, Redo your image in the Image Editor

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Replacing an Image

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WordPress and Pictures

WordPress looks best when it has pictures and images to accompany text. Today’s lessons are on working with images in WordPress via the Media Library:

The WordPress Media Library

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Adding an Image From Media Library

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Adding an Image From Your Computer

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Adding an Image From a URL

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Deleting an image from your post or page

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Using Featured Images

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Join us tomorrow for editing images in WordPress.

Getting Started with WordPress

As promised, more WordPress tutorials! Today’s lessons cover:

Navigating the WordPress admin bar:

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Working with Hyperlinks:

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Editing Text:

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Pasting from Word files:

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WordPress Support

image of the WordPress logo

Lately my development plate has been heaped full of WordPress goodness. Accordingly, I’ll be using my blog for the next interval for some basic WordPress training.

Today’s tutorials are on getting started with a WordPress site.

The WordPress dashboard:

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Using the visual editor:

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Adding a new post to your blog:

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Adding paragraphs to posts or pages:

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Tomorrow I’ll have 4 more tutorials on WordPress basics. If you have questions or comments on today’s tutorials, please leave a comment.

New WordPress Release: Sonny

The latest WordPress release, Sonny, is available today as a stable download candidate. I’ve already installed 3.3 on this site and we’ll be updating network blogs once we’ve worked through the inevitable plugin conflicts and customization issues.

The new release offers a bevy of new features and a new, critical eye on new users experience within WordPress. We’re excited to begin rolling this out to our clients and will be contacting you soon to schedule your upgrade.

As always, feel free to contact us if you need immediate assistance with your WordPress installation.