How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs?

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs?

The possibility of adding an image behind or in front of text adds a significant visual appeal to the users or readers of a document. While there may not be the provision for such an instance in other document creators, Google Docs offers multiple ways with which images can be positioned in numerous ways inside a document. 

How to position images behind or in front of text in Google Docs?

Step 1. Open the Google Docs application on the device.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 2. Choose the document to work with.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 3. Make sure the necessary text is present in the document or else type it in.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 4. Click on the Insert option present in the top menu bar of the Google Docs window.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 5. From the drop-down menu, click on the Images option.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 6. Several options appear next to the Image option and the user can choose the source of the image to be added accordingly.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 7. Click on any of the options to choose an image.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 8. Choose the required image from the chosen source.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 9. Upload the chosen image. The image may appear next to the text.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 10. Right-click on the image to reveal Text Wrapping options.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 11. Click on the Behind Text icon at the bottom of the image to position the image behind the text.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 12. Once the Behind Text icon is clicked, the image is properly positioned behind the text.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 13. Click on the In Front of Text icon if you want to position the image in front of the text.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 14. After clicking the In Front of Text icon, the image is positioned over the text.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 15. To reveal the text, the user can adjust the transparency, contrast, etc. of the image in the Image options that are present on the right side of the screen.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 16. By adjusting the transparency of the image in front of the text, the hidden text can be revealed accordingly.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs
How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs
How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs
How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

What are the other possibilities of adding an image along with text in Google Docs?

Numerous options are available in Google Docs to edit and upgrade text with images. To use them, follow the initial instructions above till the uploading of the image. 

Step 1. Click on the image and from the options that appear, click on the three vertical dots present at the bottom of the image.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 2. Click on the All Image Options from the ones that appear.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 3. A drop-down menu appears at the right end of the screen which contains several image editing options.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

Step 4. Each of the Image Options is expandable and contains numerous features to edit the image and the text.

How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs
How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs
How to Position Images Behind or in Front of Text in Google Docs

The user can edit the inserted image and the text as much as wanted and can be arranged in several positions to contribute to the visual appeal of the document.