Instructions

Compress a Photo

OK…  You have taken a beautiful photo of your awesome artwork.  To put the photo on the web, you must compress it.

  1. Go to Optimizilla.com or compressor.io
  2. Click UPLOAD FILES
  3. Select Files
  4. Click Open
  5. After files have been compressed
  6. Click DOWNLOAD ALL (They will probably download into your c:\download directory
  7. Navigate to the place you download the file and Double Click on imagecompressor.zip file
  8. Click Extract all
  9. Select where you want the files to go (eg. c:\WebPictures), Click Extract

Add New Artwork

  1. From the Dashboard (Main screen once you log in), click Portfolio
  2. Click [Add New]
  3. Enter a Title for the art work
  4. In the big open section, enter the art work information.  For example
    Watercolor, pen and ink, 12 x 16 mat size, (color may vary)
    Original; $175.00
    Reproduction: $30.00
    + tax and shipping
  5. Under Project Types on the right side, be sure to tag this photo with every place you want it to show up.  If you Click Canvas and Home Page, then it will show up in both places.
  6. Click Set Feature Image on the bottom right
  7. Click Add Media to upload the photo
  8. Click Upload File tab
  9. Click Select File, select the file and click Open (This file should be compressed…  See Compress Photo Section)
  10. Click Insert into Post
  11. Click Publish in the upper right corner

To remove files from the home page

  1. From the Dashboard (Main screen once you log in), click Portfolio
  2. Find the photo you want to remove by searching for the name or scrolling through the pages
  3. Under Project Types on the right side, be sure to un-click the tag for Home Page
  4. Click Publish in the upper right corner

To Insert Portfolio