tcrewsstuff / February 23, 2015
Complete Featured image or Post thumbnails guide for WordPress theme developer
Another name of featured images is post thumbnails. This is certainly a great feature in WordPress themes. In today’s world, Church themes, WordPress photography themes, restaurant themes and many other themes support post thumbnails. Now, we are going to show you how this thing works in WordPress.
When the feature was brought in WordPress version 2.9, people used to call it post thumbnails. Later on in the upgraded versions, it was called featured image.
How to Start?
Post thumbnails or featured images are theme elements. Genesis and most other themes support featured images by default. A simple path to discover whether your theme is compatible with the featured image is to check the post editor. Go to the “new post” section and scroll down to check the existence of a meta box. The name of the box is featured images. It will appear on the right of the screen.continue reading