Set Featured Image

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If you notice, there are no images here in the category page.

There is an image missing on this home page for WordPress Beginnings.

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I need to set the “Featured Image”

Choose a post and click ‘edit’  Then choose “featured image” to drop down the menu. Then choose “Set Featured Image” to upload or add an image from your media gallery.

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Choose your image and click “Set Featured Image” at the bottom

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Now your post has a featured image:

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That image is now visible on your home page and in the categories link.

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When you start a new post, you can add a featured image in your editor by clicking  “Featured Image so the drop down menu shows you “Set Featured Image”

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Click that “Set Featured Image to Upload or choose from your gallery.

Remember to click “Save Featured Image” if it says that.

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And now we have a “Featured Image” for this post:

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Wowser!  It’s fun to learn this!


Note:  If your post is not an image, but an interactive like ThingLink or a video, take a screenshot of part of that and use the screenshot as your “Featured Image”


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