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A picture: Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
A picture: [[Image:Wiki.png]]

or, with alternate text (strongly encouraged)

[[Image:Wiki.png|Wikipedia 
- The Free Encyclopedia]] 

Web browsers render alternate text when not displaying an image -- for example, when the image isn't loaded, or in a text-only browser, or when spoken aloud. See Alternate text for images for help on choosing alternate text. See Extended image syntax for more options.

A thumbnail is the best way to link to a large image from most pages:
Kory Heath mastering a game of Zendo
[[Image:masterkory.jpg|thumb|100px|Kory Heath mastering a game of Zendo]]

Without thumb, the caption appears only as alt text (tooltip): Kory Heath mastering a game of Zendo

[[Image:masterkory.jpg|100px|Kory Heath mastering a game of Zendo]]

Or, floating to the right side of the page and with a caption:

Wikipedia Encyclopedia

or, floating to the right side of the page without a caption:

Wikipedia Encyclopedia

or, floating right, captionless, and scaled as well:

Wikipedia Encyclopedia
Or, floating to the right side of the page and with a caption:
[[Image:Wiki.png|frame|Wikipedia Encyclopedia]]

or, floating to the right side of the page ''without'' a caption:
[[Image:Wiki.png|right|Wikipedia Encyclopedia]]

or, floating right, captionless, and scaled as well:
[[Image:Wiki.png|100px|right|Wikipedia Encyclopedia]]

Clicking on an uploaded image displays a description page, which you can also link directly to: Image:Wiki.png

[[:Image:Wiki.png]]

To include links to images shown as links instead of drawn on the page, use a "media" link.
Kory Heath mastering a game of Zendo


[[media:masterkory.jpg|Kory Heath mastering a game of Zendo]]