Blogging Basics – Inserting Images Into Your ActiveRain Blog Post

Posted: July 26, 2014

Having an image or two in a blog post makes a huge difference as to the drawing the reader’s interest to the page and capturing their eyes. The method to add an image is not hard and in this post I wanted to walk you through the steps so that you have that ability. Each blogging […]

Blog Enhancements – Adding Drop Shadow to Images

Posted: July 13, 2014

Having an image in your blog post makes it interesting for the reader. Of course having valuable text content is the first priority! However the synergy of the text and the graphics that you use is not to be overlooked for the ingredients of an A+ post. Oftentimes, bloggers will size an image so that it […]

Blogging Basics – Resize a Photo

Posted: July 12, 2014

To make a blog post more appealing, you should use images for eye appeal. Often the images we would like to use are in the form of photographs. I see very often (with even experienced bloggers) a mistake with images because of not understanding proper sizing of a photo. Let’s go through an exercise of preparing a photo […]