Including an image

How does one include an image in a DL post? There have been times when I try to describe a situation, but an image would be much better. Here is an example:

December 17, 2013


You insert this text into your post. ![Alt text](Insert URL here) Hope this helps! :) i.e. ![Alt text](

December 18, 2013

It took me a while to understand that the exclamation point is necessary to getting the image to be embedded

But now that I finally get it (duh), I'm most grateful.

February 20, 2014

By the way, it does work with jpgs. The fireworks I posted here is a jpg, not even from imgur.$from_email=comment&comment_id=1918124

February 20, 2014

Thank you, BarbaraMorris. I guessed afterward that any image type will work. But in all the various edits of the first post with embedded images, I had uploaded .pngs as screenshots to replace the .jpgs I had uploaded as well, so I went with .pngs.

February 20, 2014

! [Coleman-Trebor.jpg] ( Why doesn't this work?

March 17, 2015

remove the spaces just outside the square brackets, then it will work

March 26, 2015


March 30, 2015


December 29, 2015


June 10, 2018

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April 6, 2019

YOUDONTSAY Why doesn't this work?

June 2, 2017

Because the URL you are putting in is not a URL of an image, it is the URL of the website that the image comes from. Try right clicking and selecting 'open image in a new tab', then copy the URL and paste it in the equation ! [AltText] (URL) without the spaces

August 26, 2018

It does work! Hooray! Alt text

June 5, 2017

Testing Alt text

August 5, 2018


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April 25, 2019
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