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How to Add a Logo To WordPress

NOTE : Please ensure your logo meet below criteria :

Use a format like JPEG, JPG or PNG because they are accepted by WordPress
Use PNG format for graphics with transparent backgrounds
Try not to add a lot of text to your logo. Depending on the size, some may not be able to read it

Log into your WordPress site eg :

Click on Appearance > Customize. This will take you to the Customizer screen

Click on Site Identity

Select Logo

Upload your new logo by clicking Upload Files then follow the prompts

Before the logo is added to your site, you will be asked if you would like to crop the image. Select Skip Cropping or Crop for the image to be saved and added to your header

Once you’ve added your logo, you will see it in the Customizer screen.The logo placement will depend on the WordPress theme that you select to use.

Also in the Site Identity section, you have the option of adding a site icon (also known as a favicon) by clicking Site Icon and following the steps above

A site icon, or favicon, is the iconic image that shows in the browser tab your website is loaded in

Click Publish in the Customizer to save your changes

Visit your website to check.

Updated on: 07/01/2023

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