How to Add custom attribute to image in WordPress

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In today’s tutorial, I will explain “How to Add a custom attribute to the image in WordPress“. This is very useful for all WordPress developers. Sometimes while you are developing a WordPress based website, then you need to add a custom attribute like class, alt, title, id, and etc to an image using the_post_thumbnail() function.


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Below function will add the custom attributes in your image field. In the below example, I have added ‘class’=>’img-responsive’ extra attribute using the_post_thumbnail function. You can use the below function your theme and plugin files where it required.

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Prem Tiwari is the founder of and also a professional developer who has vast experience in PHP and open source technologies. Apart from this, he is a blogger by hobby and also he has been a regular speaker of WordPress sessions in various IT Companies.

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