How to Setup Image Size to Crop While Uploading in WordPress

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Are you want to setup the custom image sizes to crop your base image while you upload the image using WordPress admin panel or by using the custom WordPress scripts, if you answer is yes, then this tutorial is specially designed for you.

Please keep your close attention in this post as I am going to share How to Setup image size to Crop While Uploading in WordPress.

How to Setup Image Size to Crop While Uploading in WordPress

Login to your WordPress admin apnel via using your login credential and navigate to the Settings => Media Settings from the left menu. Now you can set the image size as you want. By defualt the image size is:

  • Thumbnail size: 150 X 150
  • Medium size: 300 X 300
  • Large size: 1024 X 1024

You can also manage the image upload folder structure like month- and year-based folders or normal. Unchecked the “Uploading Files” checkbox if you do not want to use the month- and year-based folder structures. For more information see the below screenshot:

WordPress Media Settings

If you want to add another custom image size, then install “Simple Image Sizes” WordPress plugin in your website. This plugin allows you to create the multiple custom image sizes as many you want as per your requirements. See the screenshot after installing this plugin:

WordPress Media Settings


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Prem Tiwari

Prem Tiwari is the founder of and also a professional developer and a blogger by hobby.

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