Visuals are a powerful way to tell your group’s story and convey the university’s character.

In addition to their visual impact, images improve your website’s rankings in search engines like Google. Images also make your pages friendlier for social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and Pinterest.

Looking for photos you can use on your site?

Image Size Cheat Sheet

Some featured images in the WashU Web Theme require specific dimensions to display correctly.

Adding Images

Insert photos or graphics on a page.

Adding Multiple Media Files

Upload multiple images or documents at once.

Creating Photo Galleries & Slideshows

Display multiple photos at once, either as a thumbnail grid or slideshow.

Selecting Featured Images for Pages

Featured images on pages require special consideration.

Saving Photos for Web

Crop and optimize your photos before uploading them to your website for better-looking, faster-loading images.

Types of Images

Insert a featured image to highlight the main theme of a page or post. Include additional images in the page or post body.