Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding photos through posts, part of Start with a Theme: Photography Portfolios in WordPress.
When you add new content to WordPress you use posts. Since the origin of…WordPress is as a blogging platform, the main focus of the post editor is on the post text.…But that doesn't mean, we can't make the main focus images.…Using the built-in features in WordPress, we can add new posts with images front and center.…For this course, I have already populated my site with a series of posts and photos.…In this movie, I will show you how I created these posts so you can repeat the…process for yourself with your own photos, and if you want your own text.…
Let's say I have been out shooting, and I have a new photo I want to add to my site.…I then log into WordPress and the Admin panel, go to Posts > Add New and here I…get the Post Editor.…The first thing I do when I create a new post to give it a title.…This is actually quite important because if you don't give the post an initial…title, it might get saved with a random number and that's never good.…So I will give this post a title that matches the image because this is how it…
- Adding photos through posts
- Creating static pages for more info and a contact form
- Creating a custom menu
- Adjusting theme options
- Getting and installing the AutoFocus 2.0 LITE theme