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Andrew Jackson
Andrew Jackson

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How do I add body photos on DEV

I need help adding body photos on DEV. Is there a certain format that the photo needs to be? Any help would be appreciated.

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Ben Lovy • Edited on

You can link an image in the body of your post using Markdown syntax:

![alt-text](image-link)

For example:

![example image](https://t3.ftcdn.net/jpg/00/92/53/56/240_F_92535664_IvFsQeHjBzfE6sD4VHdO8u5OHUSc6yHF.jpg)

makes:

example image

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Andrew Jackson

What if it is from your computer though?

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Ben Lovy

You'll need to upload it to an image host first, like imgur, I don't think there's a direct media upload for those - just the cover image.

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stereobooster • Edited on

You can use uploader button to upload images from you computer, then you get URL which you can use for markdown img tag

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Ben Lovy

oh, cool, thanks!

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Andrew Jackson

What do you mean by uploader button?

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stereobooster • Edited on

The button which says "images" in the bottom of the page ("write a post" page), like on the screenshot above

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Rudra Narayan

Doesn't work for me.

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