How to Change the Header Image in WordPress

Changing the header image in WordPress is a simple process that can be done in just a few steps. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to change the header image in WordPress:

Step 1: Log in to your WordPress dashboard Log in to your WordPress dashboard by entering your username and password.

Step 2: Go to Appearance > Customize Once you’re logged in, navigate to the “Appearance” tab in the left-hand menu and click on “Customize.”

Step 3: Go to Header Image In the customization menu, you’ll see a list of options on the left-hand side. Click on “Header Image” to access the header image settings.

Step 4: Select the image you want to use In the header image settings, you can either upload a new image or select an existing image from your media library. Click on “Add new image” to upload a new image, or select an existing image from the “Previously Uploaded” section.

Step 5: Crop and resize the image (if necessary) If your image needs to be cropped or resized to fit the header area, you can do so using the cropping tool. Simply drag the corners of the cropping box to adjust the size and position of the image, then click “Crop Image” to save your changes.

Step 6: Save changes Once you’ve selected your image and made any necessary adjustments, click “Save & Publish” to apply the changes to your site.

And that’s it! Your header image has now been updated. If you want to revert back to your previous header image, simply navigate back to the header image settings and select “Remove Image.”