Uploading Images
...to your blog, MySpace, and other social network sites

ImageChef lets you create pictures that are usable for a variety of popular websites. For directions on how to do this, please read on.

If you haven't made your image yet, here's how:

1) Click on the image of your choice.

2) Enter your text, then click "preview". Your image will appear on-screen with the words that you entered. You can re-edit and preview as many times as you’d like.

3) When you are happy with the text, press "Resize/Post to Blog or MySpace".

4) The image will appear again, with an “Image Size” control on the top. Click on "Small" or "Medium" if you want to change the size of the image.

Now, your image is now ready to be used in the following services:

MySpace (for your blog, profile, or comments):

- In the Image Chef window, click to select the text in the window that says “HTML Code.” . To copy text, either use the Edit menu’s “copy” command, or type Control-C (Apple-C for Mac users).

- Open MySpace in a separate window. Log in to MySpace and go to where you will make your post.

- In the Editor, paste the text, either using the Edit menu’s “Paste” command or type Control-V (Command V for Mac users)

- Your image will show up in your blog post or profile.

Blogger:

- In the Image Chef window, click to select the text in the window that says “HTML Code.” . To copy text, either use the Edit menu’s “copy” command, or type Control-C (Apple-C for Mac users)

- Open Blogger in a separate window.

- In your Blogger editor window, paste the text, either using the Edit menu’s “Paste” command or by typing Control-V (Command V for Mac users)

Hi5, Piczo, and other social networks:

You can use the above MySpace instructions for most other social networking services.


TypePad:

  Putting image on in a blog post

- In the Image Chef window, click to select the text in the window that says “HTML Code.” . To copy text, either use the Edit menu’s “copy” command, or type Control-C (Command-C for Mac users)
- Open TypePad in a separate window. Open the post you’d like to edit (or click on “New Post”). At the top of the editing window, click on “Edit HTML.”
-Log into TypePad click a button create a new entry and select 'Edit HTML' above the entry area. Paste the HTML text into the form either using the Edit menu’s “Paste” command or by typing Control-V (Command V for Mac users).

  Putting image on your TypePad sidebar
ImageChef has special integration so can put the image directly onto your blog's side bar without any cut and paste hassles. Click here for simple instructions.


Message Boards or Forums:

Most online forums or message board services use a different format to link images. To post a photo on this type of site, find the 'Message Boards' box on the bottom of the page and copy the text to the clipboard using the Edit menu 'Copy' command. Go to the site where you would like to post your image. Paste the text into the form either using the Edit menu’s “Paste” command or by typing Control-V (Command V for Mac users).

For other ImageChef questions see our standard support FAQ

 

 

 

 

 
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