Want to add a screenshot to your blog post, but not sure of the best way to do it? Screenshots allow you to share a snapshot of your desktop or mobile screen in your blog posts. In this article, we’ll show you how to take a screenshot for your blog posts.
Taking a screenshot for your blog posts
Because there are so many different ways to take a screenshot, we’ve created a step-by-step guide on how to take a screenshot on your pc.
How to take a screenshot with TinySnap
TinySnap is a popular screenshot app on the market. It allows you to easily take a screenshot of your computer and share it. TinySnap automatically saves the link to a screenshot in the clipboard which means you can manage all your screenshots and share them on any platform including WordPress.
It works well with Mac and Windows devices to quickly capture a selected area or the entire screen. TinySnap also integrates with all the popular communication apps like Slack, Asana, Trello, and more.
Mac users can press “Command + Shift + 5” to capture the screenshots and Windows users can press “Alt + Shift + 5” to take a screenshot with TinySnap.
You will also see the life-size at the bottom left when taking a screenshot. This will help you take a screenshot of the exact size you need.
How to take a screenshot on Windows
To take a screenshot on your Windows devices, you need to press the “Ctrl + PrtSc” keys. This will capture the entire screen.
You can then open this screenshot in an image editing program such as Adobe Photoshop to crop the desired area and save it to your computer.
If you’re running Windows 10, you can also use the new crop tool to easily take screenshots. With the crop tool, you can capture a specific part of your screen and automatically save it to the clipboard.
You can press the ‘Windows + Shift + S’ keys to start taking a screenshot with the Snipping tool. Then click and drag the pointer to select an area of the screen. It will capture the screenshot automatically when you leave right-click.