Editing Images in WordPress

WordPress gives you the ability to easily perform simple edits on your uploaded images. This way, you don't need to re-upload the image every time you need to make a simple edit.

Editing Images in WordPress  

  1. Log into WordPress and go to My Site
  2. In the left sidebar, click Media
  3. In the top navigation menu, click Images
  4. On the Images page, select the image(s) you want to edit
  5. Click Edit
  6. Find the image you want to edit and click Edit Image in the top right corner
  7. If you selected multiple images, you can go back and forth between them by using the arrows to the left and right
  8. Use the options at the bottom of the screen to Rotate, change Aspect, or Flip the image
  9. To crop, drag and drop the circles outlining the image or use the Aspect option to define a specific size for the crop
  10. When you finish or to apply the crop, click Done

Now your image has been edited. You can add these images to your posts and pages from the media library.

Updated on July 13, 2018

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