Custom Header Image

You can add a header image to make you blog more attractive.

NB different themes may work differently. For example they need different sized images.

Accessing the Header Editor

Either :

On your blog’s dashboard, got to Appearance-> Header

or on the  hover over the blog name [1] in the Admin bar and choose Header[2].

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Header Section of The Customiser

The step above opens the Header Section of the Customiser.

Note that you are told the size of image that is needed [1].

Click Add new image. [2].

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Choose an Image

The Media Library Will open, you can choose an exiting image if any or Select Files from your computer[1].

Pick a file from your computer [2]

The image will upload and selected. Choose Select and Crop [3].

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Crop Image

Next you will crop the image. The selection will be at the correct aspect ratio, it is best just to move this and then click Crop Image[1].

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Preview and Save

The Crop image dialog will close and you will be able to preview your header. If you are happy Click Save & Publish and then close the customiser.

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Randomising Images

You can upload more than one image to the customiser [1] and then set the header to show a random header each time the blog is viewed[2]. Remember to Save & Publish.

randomising-images

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