Adding Photos And Videos To WordpressPresentation Transcript
Adding photos and videos to Wordpress You can add an image by clicking on this button when you write a post: Either click on ‘Choose files to upload’ and pick one saved on your computer OR Enter the URL of a picture on the net (right-click on a picture and select ‘Copy Image Location’ to find it’s URL)
Adding photos and videos to Wordpress Choose the alignment and size and then Insert into Post:
Adding photos and videos to Wordpress Once the pic’s in the post, if you want to further change it’s size, give it a border, create a margin around it, or align it with text, click on this button on the toolbar… … and then enter whatever dimensions or alignment you want. To save changes click on Update
Adding photos and videos to Wordpress To add a video, follow exactly the same process but using the next button to the right:
Remember! To spread your content as widely as possible, the best idea is to create a Flickr ( www.flickr.com ) or Picasa ( http://picasa.google.com/ ) profile for photos – or a YouTube ( www.youtube.com ) or Vimeo ( http://www.vimeo.com/ ) account for your videos - and upload them all on there separately.
Then you can select the best photos and videos to upload into your blog posts, but also point people to the full albums/range of videos on your blog sidebar
To find out how to add a Flickr badge to your blog sidebar that will link to your album and display random photos, click here: http://www.flickr.com/badge.gne or for a Picasa badge, click here: http:// pycasabadge.appspot.com /