RAQ: Adding a Photo to a WordPress Post

Julie asks:

What is the best way to post a photo on a blog? A photo that I tried to cut and paste from a Word document didn’t take. Please let me know when you have a chance.

Here’s the answer:

First, here’s a photo that I added (with a caption) into this post:


The Chicago Skyline from My Flight on Jan. 22
The Chicago Skyline from My Flight on Jan. 22

And here’s the video of the process used to upload and embed that photo, which I started by clicking the little Add an Image square next to the Upload/Insert label in the dashboard:



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Author: Lee Aase

Married father of six and grandfather of nine, and the Chancellor of SMUG - Social Media University, Global. By day I'm the Director of the Mayo Clinic Social Media Network. Whatever I say here is my personal opinion, and doesn't reflect the positions of my employer.

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