How To Add An Image To A WordPress Page or Post

When you want to add an image to your website you have two options:

  • Add from your previously uploaded images.
  • Upload the image to your WordPress site the same time you add it.

Whether you want to add an image to a page or a post, you can follow the steps below to learn how. Note: We will be using screenshots from adding an image to a post for this tutorial.

  1. First, make sure you’re logged into your WordPress Dashboard.
  2. If you want to add an image to a post click Posts, or if you want to add it to a page you’ll click Pages.
    How to find Posts and Pages menu on your WordPress dashboard
  3. Next, under the Page or Post, you wish to add your image on click Edit.
    How to edit a WordPress post
  4. In the text editor click on the Add Block button.
    WordPress Add a Block Button
  5. Then, click on Image.
    Add an image block to WordPress post
  6. If your image is already on your WordPress site you can click Media Library, if you need to add it then click Upload. Note: If your image is already in your Media Library, skip to the last step.
    WordPress Upload and Media File Options
  7. Next, find and select your file on your computer and click Open to upload the image to your Media Library.
  8. With your image selected, click Insert into post.
    How to insert an image into a WordPress post

Once your image is uploaded and your page or post has been published, your new image will be visible on your website.

What’s Next?Add or change your content on your WordPress website

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Our mission is to help entrepreneurs better the world. We do this with our web design, branding, marketing, and training services.

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