How To Add, Format and SEO Images in WordPress | Learn WordPress Part 6
- February 27, 2011
- Posted by: Craig Chamberlin
- Category: Uncategorized
Now, the WordPress developers provide users will all the tools they need to manipulate images after uploading them.
There are a few features that most WordPress users can no longer live without. You can now do the following to images in WordPress:
1. Search Engine Optimization
2. Compress Images
3. Flip Images
4. Scale Images
5. Create Thumbnails
6. Create Galleries
7. Automatically Load Full Images
8. Change Alignment
WordPress contains this all encompassing package that has all but eliminated the direct need for a photo editor. When it comes to search engine optimization, it is extremely important to rename your images and host them yourself. Many people make the mistake of borrowing images from other websites and using them within their own.
The primary issues that arise here are the image file name may not match what you are talking about and the outside site gets search engine credit for your work.
Stay tuned to this series as we move forward with creating nicely formatted, search engine friendly WordPress blog posts.