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How to add images to your posts.

nicklousenicklouse Posts: 81,520 Lives Here
edited October 2010 in Your road bikes
How to add images to your posts
First you need to host the image somewhere on the net.

common hosts are

http://www.imageshack.us/
http://www.flickr.com/
http://photobucket.com/

Please read their Terms and conditions regards linking and hosting.

some sites provide code for you to add to your post, or you can copy the images properties and paste that between the img tags provided by the img box above the reply window.

for example this picture

http://mos.bikeradar.com/images/news/20 ... 280-80.jpg

that is the properties of the image. now put it between the img tags and you get..

Make sure you are actually linking an image file. IE. .jpg or .gif or .png etc.
[img]http://mos.bikeradar.com/images/news/2008/02/12/74397687-280-80.jpg[/img]

74397687-280-80.jpg

if the images are BIG please resize or use a thumbnail image like

brvidsnk5.th.png
this is an example provided by Imageshack.
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