The following steps are only necessary if you have more than one picture attached to a blog post. If the "Blog Posts & Pages" or "Top Stories Slider" macro doesn't find any labelled pictures, it automatically uses the first image that was attached to the blog post.

Configure the Blog Posts & Pages / Top Stories Slider

macro

  1. Edit the macro
  2. Define a label for the picture that should be used to identify what picture will be used on the dashboard and add it in the field "Labels to find an image"



Add the label to the picture

  1. Go to the attachment list of your blog post
  2. Add the label to the picture you want to show on the dashboard


Different fallbacks to detect the right thumbnail

Starting with version 5.2.1, you have more options in the thumbnail detection: