Many times we want to post images or photos to our website. The most common mistake made in doing this is posting images before they have been formatted correctly for display on the web. This tutorial will walk you through the process of formatting an image correctly before posting it on the web.
To complete this tutorial you will need the following.
This tutorial uses Paint .NET. Paint .NET is a free imaging editing software program available at www.getpaint.net. This tutorial does not cover the installation process for Paint .NET. If you find the program useful please make a donation on their website.
(1) You will need to navigate to the image you want to resize.
(2) Images should be large enough to allow a view to see what the image is, but as small as possible to reduce filesize. As a rule of thumb, images shouldn't be wider than 500 pixels.
(3) It is important to save your image as a seperate file so that you can keep the full quality image for later use in other projects.