How to get a thumbnail on your WordPress homepage

Do you want a thumbnail on your WordPress homepage without having to place that image in your main post? It is very easy to do but just as easy to miss. This guide shows you what to do…

Step One

Go and click on any old post or create a new post. The process is exactly the same so it doesn’t matter which way you choose.

Step Two

On the bottom right of the screen you should see the following:


Click on the “Set featured image”

Step Three

Choose an existing image or add a new one in exactly the same way you would add an image to a post.

Step Four

Sit back and relax, you’ve just added a thumbnail to your homepage just like this…

Simon Day

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