Working with Images
In This Chapter
Deciding on images
Making simple image edits
Knowing which image format to use for the best quality
Properly sizing images for your blog
Using images in your blog posts
Working with illustrations
People’s time — and thus attention — is so fragmented these days. People bounce from blog to blog and social media network to network, not to mention spending time online to do product research, check their bank account, or find their closest gym.
In the online world, you’ll often hear, “Content is king.” Images are content too. They play a huge role in grabbing a reader’s attention and should play a huge role in your blog design. Images can support your opinion, illustrate a how-to explanation, or fuel your story with emotion. Strong images also help build your blog brand’s look and feel and guide readers through your site.
Think about it. Would you ...