Joomla 3.0 - Adding Embedded Images from the Front-end of the Website
Login by clicking on the "Admin" button at the top of the site or the "Login" link at the very bottom of the homepage.
Enter your username and password and login.
Go to the page you wish to edit.
In the upper right corner there will be and "edit" link.
It could also be a pencil & paper icon in the upper right corner.
Any articles that are available for you to make changes to. Click on that to begin editing that page.
This is what your editor may look like.
To add an image, place your cursor where you want the image to be and then click on the "image" button at the bottom of the editor window.
When you click on that button a pop up window will appear. You can select an image already on your site or upload a new image.
Be sure to resize your images in advance using this online resizing tool. http://www.picresize.com
. The images should be no larger than 1000 pixels wide and the resolution should be set to 72 dpi.
You can either select the image you want to use or you can upload your own images by clicking on "Choose Files" and browsing your computer for your resized images.
Select the one you want to use and click "Open". You will see your filename in the field. Then click the blue "Start Upload" button.
Select the image you want by clicking on it once. Give it an "Image Description" that is keyword rich. This wont be visible on your site, it tells search engines what the image is of. The image title is optional.
Once you've given it a description click "Insert" in the upper right corner of the pop-up window.
When you've uploaded the image you will see it on the page. You may want to select your image and click on the left, center or right align icon at the top of the editor window.
You may type in more content or simply save the article by clicking "Save" in the upper right corner. Your updates will immediately appear on the site. If you do not see your changes please refresh your browser.
Always be sure to logout when you have completed your website updates. To do so click on the "Admin" button or "Login" link at the footer again and click on the "LOGOUT" button.