broken links to images
The same has just happened to me…
I have 13 posts with perfect links to photos, but my latest post just shows a little blue box with a question mark.
When I go to Manage–Media Library, all the previous photos are there, but the most recent upload is showing the little blue question mark box, also…
I don’t think I did anything different with this photo during upload…
I am using the new Monotone theme and my site is at:
Thanks in advance to anyone who might know what is going on…
There’s been a recent discussion of image challenges in some threads.
For example: https://en.forums.wordpress.com/topic.php?id=28096
And remember, you can ONLY put one photo per post in Monotone.
Can you please provide a link to a post that demonstrates the problem.
I’d provide a link, except I finally got frustrated and deleted the post.
After searching through advice in other forum posts, I did the following…
(I am using a Mac and the Safari browser, btw. Also, I use the simple text editor for all my posts, but am using the flash uploader. I am definitely only adding one photo per post.):
1) I wrote the title of the post.
2) Before typing any text, I clicked on the add image icon.
3) I browsed photos on my computer and double clicked on one.
4) The photo uploaded, and I copied the url from the info box.
5) Instead of clicking “insert into post” (which used to work), I clicked on “save changes”.
6) I added the image to the post using the IMG button on the simple text editor, pasting in the url I had copied when uploading the image.
7) I saved the post. Checked the preview. All was good.
8) I added a little text under the photo and saved again.
So far, the image is now appearing in the post:
I will say that I am slightly nervous, though, as previously the image was visible in the post at first, but then never again.
At any rate, thanks for the intent to help… much appreciated!
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