How to Add a Caption to an Image in Google Docs

An image caption is a small piece of text which gives information about the image you will use in Google docs. In Google docs, there is no built-in feature to add image caption directly, but you can use some tactics to solve your problem.

3 Ways to add image captions in Google docs. You can add photo caption by using Inline, Add-on and by using Drawing.

Add image caption in Google docs through Inline

Click an image in which you want to add caption. Now select inline from the below menu as shown in below image and write your captions

Google docs image caption, add image caption in google docs,caption for drawing

Use an Add-ons to insert image caption in Google docs

There is an add-on name as Caption Maker. You can install a caption maker and add a caption to image. This tool helps you to add caption for images, drawings captions, and tables.

How to add image caption in google docs from drawing

With the help of Text box in Google docs you can add caption under the image. Follow below steps

Go to Menu -> Insert -> Drawing.

Click Image button and Upload your image from computer in Google docs

Click the Textbox button from the menu.

Draw the textbox below your image, write your text there as shown in below screenshot.

Google docs image captions add image caption in google docs,drawing captions
Google docs image caption

 You can adjust the font size, color, etc.

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