Each post on CSMBStudentBlog.com must have a featured image associate with it. A featured image is an image that is associated with your post on many areas of CSMBStudentBlog.com. For example:
A featured image is automatically resized to fit into many areas of AISBlogPals.com. In order for a featured image to work in all areas of AISBlogPals.com, it must meet the following sizing requirement:
Featured images must be larger than 800 x 600 pixels
Using Google Image Search to locate an image
To locate an appropriately sized image using Google Image Search, please use the “Larger than…” option to display images that are larger than 800 x 600 pixels in size.
When you’ve found an appropriate image, click down to the actual image file, then save it to your computer.
Upload and save a featured image
After you have located and saved an appropriately sized image, use the Featured Image link to upload it to AISBlogPals.com. The Featured Image link is located near the bottom of the right-hand column of the Edit Post screen. Click the “Set featured image” and use the “Set featured image” window to upload and set your featured image.
See the images below for a visual guide: