Adding an image to Brightspot

When you add images to Brightspot, you and other editors can use those images in articles, blog posts, or galleries. For example, if you shot a stunning image of a solar eclipse, you can add it to Brightspot so that other editors, writing articles about astronomy, can use that image.

You can upload images to Brightspot from your computer, or you can link to them over the Internet.

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Uploading an image from your computer

To upload an image from your computer:

  1. In the Quick Start widget, click Image. The content edit page appears.
  2. From the File list, select New Upload. A Choose button appears.
  3. Click Choose, and navigate to the image you want to upload to Brightspot. (You can also drag and drop files onto the field.)
  4. Continue filling out the form, adding a title, alt text, caption, and other fields as required.
  5. Complete your site’s workflow, and publish the image.

Adding an image from the Internet

To add an image from the Internet:

  1. In the Quick Start widget, click Image. The content edit page appears.
  2. From the File list, select New URL. A text box appears.
  3. In the text box, type or paste the image’s URL.
  4. Continue filling out the form, adding a title, alt text, caption, and other fields as required.
  5. Complete your site’s workflow, and publish the image.

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