Contributors may add images to web pages, blog posts and calendar events. The most common practice for web pages is to add images within the page text. However, most of Campbell's bloggers use the Featured Image option to prominently display their images.

Learn how to add:

Add an image to your page content

1.  While editing your page, place your cursor where you want to add the new photo.

2.  Click Add Media:

A) button at the top left of the primary Visual Editor
Image Placeholder

B) In Content Settings text editor under the Insert > Add Media menu Image Placeholder

3.  To insert an image, you have two options: 1) upload new files or 2) select an existing image from the Media Library.

  1. Click "Upload Files" tab
  1. Drag/drop new files or click "Select Files" to find location on your computer.
  2. After selected, select "Choose". Your image has been added to the Media Gallery.
  3. Add Alt text for your image. See details below.
  4. Select the category(ies) related to your image. This is to help you find the image later.
  5. Click Insert into page.
  1. Click "Media Library" tab (should be open by default)
  2. Search for the image you need by category or keyword search.
  3. Select the image you would like to include
  4. Add Alt Text for your image. See details below.
  5. Select the category(ies) related to your image (this is to help you find it later).
  6. Click Insert into page.

    Alt Text is required for all uploaded images.

    The alternative text (alt text) provides accessible alternative information for an image if a user cannot view it (e.g. user has slow internet connection or uses a screen reader). It is also important for search engine optimization (SEO).

    Examples of Alt Text
    Possible Alt Text for the image in the screenshot below:
    - image of Law Career Night 2017 attendees
    - photo of Campbell Law students at Career Night 2017

4. Your image has been added to the page, but like needs alignment to the left or right of your content.

5. Click the image to select it for final adjustments to alignment, size and hyperlink.
6. Left or right align your image using the image edit tool that appears:

7. Click the pencil icon to make adjustments to captions, image size, alignment, or hyperlink.

Add a Featured Image

Includes image under your page/post title

  1. While editing your page content, go over to the Featured Image widget at the right of the edit view.
  2. Click "Set featured image".
  3. Select an image already included in the gallery OR upload a new image. Be sure to add alt text to newly uploaded images! (see instructions above)
  4. Click "Set Featured Image"
  5. The image should now be included below your content title.