Featured Image

Genesis Customizer provides a range of options for displaying the featured image on single posts and pages. To display the featured image, first upload a featured image to the desired post or page. Below is a walkthrough on how to add a featured image to a post:

Content Archives

To display featured images on archive pages, navigate to Appearance > Customize > Theme Settings > Content Archives and check the "Display the featured image?" setting:


Customizer settings for featured image settings on singular post types are under Appearance > Customize > Genesis Customizer > Single Posts / Pages > Featured Image. The following options are available:

Display on

Choose which singular post types should display the featured image:

  1. Posts
  2. Pages
  3. Media


Change the location of the featured image. The following options are available:

  1. Before Entry
  2. Entry Header (default)
  3. Entry Content
  4. Entry Footer


Change the thumbnail size of the featured image. All of the custom thumbnail sizes will be available from this list.


Choose the image alignment. If using a full width content or centered content page layout you will be able to choose "alignwide" or "alignfull" options.


Change the amount of vertical spacing above and below the featured image.