Previously we have discussed about how to activate and set custom post featured image sizes using two wordpress apis, add_theme_support and add_image_sizeafter this, the tutorial on how to actually use the generated thumbnails, was really pending and i am really sorry that i could not bring this tutorial the day after i published the previous tutorial. This tip is for all themes that support wordpress’ post thumbnails (also known as featured images) if you’re using thesis, this does not apply to you since thesis uses its own post image solution. Add post thumbnail to each post’s excerpt and full text (if enabled in wordpress configuration) image will be added just before text of each post in rss feed post thumbnail is also added as media:content and enclosure tag to rss feed. P ost thumbnails feature was introduced in wordpress 29 it allows you to add thumbnail images to posts, pages and custom post types while thesis theme offers a similar feature called post image and thumbnail to work with post images, they are not quite the same thing.
Thesis, automattic, and wordpress chris pearson and matt mullenweg have hardly communicated with one another in the last five years, but they are ideological enemies they have very strong personalities and unshakable beliefs on business and software. Thesis does a fine job at resizing and cropping thumbnails, but get the “big one” post images handled manually if possible speaking to thumbnails, rinse and repeat the “post image” instructions here in terms of resizing. The thesis_hook_custom_template hook is only applied to page types, so the code above essentially masks a post as a page by changing its is_page identifier to true, it then goes on to automatically set the _wp_page_template post meta variable to “custom_templatephp”, which is what thesis looks for.
Supports : thesis_thumb, thesis_post_image, wordpress post_thumbnail live thumbnail redimension with caching of the images ready for custom post_types and taxonomies. Adding responsive grids to your wordpress site is a great way to display content and manage your page layout while there are many excellent themes that feature grid based layouts, you can still take advantage of responsive post grids even if your theme doesn’t have them built in. Mantra mantra, another free thesis alternative, comes with 100 customization options so you can achieve a precise look for your blog the theme gives complete control over the page layout, fonts, colors, post formats and every other blog component. The wp_post object is rather new, and documentation is lacking can anyone shed light on this mystery my goal is to eventually show a bunch of elements, containing an image, a title, and a short description of each object. Add image alt to wp post thumbnails ask question up vote 0 down vote favorite i am trying to add the alt attribute to post thumbnails on my blog i get the alt text to echo, but not as an attribute, but as text.
Default: 'post-thumbnail', which theme sets using set_post_thumbnail_size please note: the crop does not work in wp 30+ all that is needed for wp 30+ is the call for the thumbnail to post. How to use the post image or thumbnail image field in thesis many of the sites we build for our clients are built using the awesome thesis theme, and incorporate the use of the thesis-specific functionality of post images and post thumbnail images. In the thesis theme, we can customize the post image and thumbnail but it need manual work it is easy if all these things can be done automatically using existing wordpress plugin and modified a bit in customcss file. Wordpress post thumbnails — how to add wordpress post thumbnails to thesis posted in: support & maintenance, code snippets, thesis wordpress theme framework 2 comments is there a way to modify this bit of code so it only shows up on the first post on the home page (the non-teaser post) and also show a custom size.
How to use featured images in wordpress you usually won’t have post thumbnails displaying on your website as expected to do so, edit the particular post within your wordpress dashboard and under the wordpress post editor, you’ll find a section called post options. If you are a thesis theme user, then i assume you already know that thesis has two ways to generate or display images on your blog, the post thumbnails and post image once you upload and image using the wordpress media uploader, and add the image url to the post thumbnails/image field, thesis will. Here is the string of code you can use to set the “post_thumbnail” or featured image size of course, the theme and wordpress install you are using has to support featured images for any of this to work as well (most do. Remove width and height attributes from the returning html get_the_post_thumbnail function produces html with img tag which includes width, height, src, class, alt and title attributes the following code snippet is useful if someone wish to remove width and height attribute.
Thesis 1 plugins wordpress display thumbnail version of post image use this is you want to grab the thumbnail-sized versions of your thesis post images using the dw question & answer plugin with thesis what you need to do to make this plugin and thesis 2 work together. Hello, i have installed “thumbnail for excerpts” plugin on my wordpress blog but, i want to style thumbnails using stylecss file the plugin faq says that i should create a class named “wp-post-image” in my stylecss file, but when i create the class in stylecss, it does not work. The post images and thumbnails section on the design options screen enables you to set the default positioning of images and thumbnails you use as introductions to your posts these controls are limited to the image at the beginning of your articles.
Wordpress 29 rc1 is released and the new post thumbnail function will not change until the final version hopefully i was chatting a little bit with sergej müller last night and we were trying some things out we found out the following things. Thesis theme is the best wordpress theme to use for both business websites and personal blogs thesis theme enables you to manage every detail of sites and design with three vital features that. Faq i am developing a wordpress theme how do i configure wp post thumbnail to work specifically for my theme this is the purpose of which wp post thumbnail is written, for theme developers who wants to use multiple dimensioned thumbnails in their wordpress themes. Thumbnails come in handy in all sorts of places in wordpress the most obvious is on the homepage with a list of blog posts you can also use them in the content of a post.