June 9, 2014 at 1:55 am #108570
I’m not a programmer so please don’t tell me I need to start using css or something.
I’m adding images and text to a page. All I want to do is have the text wrap around the images. WordPress doesn’t want me to do that and what I put on the editor does not match what I see on the site. I’ve tried left and no alightment but it’s impossible.
I tried adding a table and putting the images in them but then that seems to break the font styles and the site font goes wrong.
Paulhttp://www.howtonetwork.com/free-training/June 9, 2014 at 5:48 am #108576
You have three images on your example page.
1st image: the text floats right of the left-aligned image, then tucks underneath it – wrapping around it. This seems to be the result you want.
2nd image; the text floats right of the left-aligned image, but there is not enough text to wrap the image. But, if you shrink the page width, the text wraps.
3rd image: The text and image formats are ‘unusual’ – the image and text are placed in table cells; the text will never wrap something outside the text cell.
Were you expecting something different? How would it look?
The WordPress Codex has a good page on Inserting_Images_into_Posts_and_Pages”>Inserting Images into Posts and Pages .
June 9, 2014 at 6:55 am #108586
I’m afraid what shows on the page does not resemble what I’m typing on the actual back end page creation area. I have to continually test by putting breaks in and images overlap if I want them to have a uniform space between them. I can’t see an image upload button here unfortunately to show you.
I don’t want it to wrap or at least I don’t care but if I use tables the formatting vanished for the font and it turns it into arial or something like.
The link you sent me results in endless examples of code which I mentioned I’ve no clue and don’t want to spend hours learning, it defeats the object of me using Genesis and WordPress.
PaulJune 9, 2014 at 7:20 am #108591
I formatted that link poorly, the forum editor totally mangled that link. I meant for you to read this page: Inserting Images into Posts and Pages . No code on that page. Not. One. Line.
Depending on what you’re trying to do you may have to add some styling, which you might describe as ‘code’. There are 3rd-party page builders/composers that can help with a drag-and -drop/point&click interface.
Site Origin Pagebuilder (free but somewhat limited) http://siteorigin.com/page-builder/ Visual Composer ($30) http://codecanyon.net/item/visual-composer-page-builder-for-wordpress/242431/?ref=keypress Velocity Page (from $97/site/year) http://velocitypage.com/ Barley ($22 / $110) http://getbarley.com/editor/wp
If you’re still having trouble, you can post pix of what you’re seeing on Dropbox, Google Drive, imgur, tinypic.com or similar and post the link here using the “img” button.
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