How to Change the Cropping Area of Featured Images in WordPress
If you want to set how your thumbnail is cropped, you can handily do so by using Crop Thumbnails. The plugin will give you a simple set of options that allow you to choose which areas the thumbnail is cropped.
1. Install Crop-Thumbnails plugin
To install the plugin, go to→ and search for “Crop-Thumbnails“. Click to install the plugin, and activate it once it’s installed.
2. Edit the Featured Image
When you’ll add a new Featured Image or edit an existing one, there will be a new option “Crop Featured Image“. Click it, and there you can crop the image and save the cropping area for a specific image size from the theme.
3. Crop & Save
In this step, you can select the image size you want to edit, select a new cropping area and click the Save Crop button.
If you’re not sure what is the name used for a specific section in your theme just ask our support team.
You can also find the custom image sizes in your WPZOOM theme in the file functions/functions.php. In some theme there is a comment with description where that image size is used:
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