Two quick questions about the main image

  1. Lori Worsencroft profile image60
    Lori Worsencroftposted 3 years ago

    Hi, thank you in advance...

    (1) The image appears cropped (for the small and medium thumbnails on Hubpages and when sharing on Facebook). I looked in The Learning Center but didn't find anything about that. Is it normal or should I have a specific size so that the thumbnails and sharing isn't cut off so much of the image?

    (2) When I looked for my article in the hubpages search box, the main image is not one the shown beside my article info. Not sure why? It's showing my profile picture or other images I have in that article.

    Thanks,
    Lori

    1. Matthew Meyer profile image73
      Matthew Meyerposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Hi Lori

      This is how the thumbnails work as they are square.
      You can try to add a first large image in a square format for a Hub if you would like to control how it crops.

      We do use profile image in some cases for Hubs that do not have images that meet the needs for thumbnails.

      1. Lori Worsencroft profile image60
        Lori Worsencroftposted 3 years agoin reply to this

        Thank you, Matthew. I will try using more square images and maybe that will help in meeting the requirements for thumbnails so that my profile/other pictures isn't always shown.

 
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