There’s a reason the line “a picture is worth a thousand words” became a cliché.
To debate whether it’s 1,000 words or 1,055 words misses the point. A visual pulls the reader into the narrative and enhances the storytelling.
Photo sites like Flickr make it easy to add photos into your blog posts.
You can do better.
Here are six tips to upgrade your visuals from the garden-variety photos available in the public domain. Equally important, they don’t require design expertise, just a pinch of cleverness.