Add an Image to a Page or Post

Images help make your Page or Post content more enjoyable to read. They also help Search Engine Optimization efforts when given a Title and Alt Text.

  • Click to add a new “Block” (section) of content and choose Image.
  • Click Upload to add new images
  • or Click Media Library to use images that are in your Media Library.
  • or Click insert from url to add an image from another URL Not recommended
Upload Image

If Uploading new images:

  • Navigate to the images that you want to use
  • Select the files
  • Click open.

If adding Images from the Media Library:

  • Find the images that you want
  • Select the files
  • Click select.
  • Format the Image as desired using the Image Formatting Toolbar
    • Choose the desired alignment.
Image Formatting Toolbar
Image Formatting Toolbar

TIP: Each Image has a Title, by default this is the file name. To optimize your images for search engines, provide a Title and Alt Text for each. See the next page.

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  • Format the Image as desired using the Image Block Settings on the right side of the screen.
  • If you don’t see the Document and Block settings palette:
    • Click in the top left corner
  • Add an Alt Text
  • Choose an Image Size
  • Choose if and how the image will be linked
    • To the Media File (a larger version)
    • To a Custom URL
    • Attachment Page (not recommended)

UPDATE or PUBLISH the Page or Post when done. or


Image Content Block Examples


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This is the caption for a Large sized image.
This is the caption for a Medium sized image, that is aligned to the Left and Linked To a full size of the Media File

This is the caption for a Thumbnail sized image, that is aligned to the Right and Linked To a Custom URL. The link is also set to Open in a New Tab.