If you are using assistive technology and are unable to read any part of the HostMonster website, or otherwise have difficulties using the HostMonster website, please call 866-573-HOST and our customer service team will assist you.
Skip to main content

HostMonster Web Hosting Help

WordPress: Adding Images

This article will show you how to add images to your WordPress posts or pages.

  1. You can add images to any of your posts or pages on your WordPress site. To start, go to the page or post where you would like to insert a picture.
  2. Place your cursor where you would like the image to go and then click Add Media in your toolbar.
  3. There are a few different ways that you can add an image. You can use an image that you have already uploaded to your media library, or you can upload a new image from your computer. You can also link an image using a URL.
  4. Once you have chosen your image, you can enter the Attachment Details. If you would like to add a Caption, this is where you would enter one.
  5. You can also customize your display settings. This includes the alignment and size of the image.
  6. To insert the image into your post or page, click Insert into page. you should then see the image in your editor window.
Knowledgebase Article 27,676 views bookmark tags:


Was this resource helpful?

Did this resolve your issue?


Please add any other comments or suggestions about this content:





Recommended Help Content

Why don't my images display on my site?
Knowledgebase Article 154,514 views tags: display image images link site website

How can I optimize my images?
Knowledgebase Article 149,540 views tags: images optimize

How do I view Thumbnails of images in a directory? How do I scale images? How do I convert an image to a jpg, gif, bmp, or png?
Knowledgebase Article 138,281 views tags: bmp gif images jpg manager png scale thumbnails

Related Help Content

If you have a WordPress blog hosted on WordPress.com, you can easily export it and import it to WordPress that is installed on your hosting account with hostmonster. Login to the WordPress Data
Getting Started Article 523,881 views tags: blog export file import wordpress

This article will explain how to login to a WordPress site using WordPress tools.
Knowledgebase Article 89,860 views tags: login wordpress wordpresstools

How to use the Posts feature of the WordPress Dashboard
Getting Started Article 189,627 views tags: post wordpress

Learn how to use WordPress, WordPress started as just a blogging system, but has evolved to be used as full content management system and so much more through the thousands of plugins, widgets, and themes now available.
Knowledgebase Article 759,092 views tags: blog buildersonline website wordpress

This article will explain how to change the Site URL or Home URL setting in WordPress. This may be useful if you have moved your WordPress site or are planning to move your WordPress site.
Knowledgebase Article 126,263 views tags: home site url wordpress wordpresstools

This article will explain why you see "Your WordPress site appears to be infected with malware. Please update to remedy this problem."
Knowledgebase Article 111,037 views tags: malware wordpress wordpresstools

Prevent Spam These steps will help you prevent users and robots from posting Spam on your WordPress blog. Inside the WordPress Dashboard, select Settings in the navigation bar on the left. From the G
Getting Started Article 137,690 views tags: comment scroll spam wordpress

We provide a program which makes it very easy to install third party scripts to your hosting account. If you want your website to have a WordPress blog, you can use MOJO Marketplace to install WordPress.
Getting Started Article 830,298 views tags: blog install scripts simple wordpress

This site utilizes JavaScript to function correctly. Looks like it's disabled on your browser. Please enable it for your best experience.

For instructions on enabling JavaScript, click here