As of July 2017, Photobucket has essentially pulled the plug on clean photo URLs to use on blogs like this one. Some here have switched to IMGUR for their photo hosting needs.
The methods required to include pictures in your posts have been a recurring question for a number of years. The "how to" is covered in countless posts made by contributing members and in the FAQs. Sometimes accessing this information isn't always convenient. Below is a 2:17 video which endeavors to provide help to those interested in making pictures an integral part of their postings.
If you have a link to any of those helpful posts, please PM me and I'll include them here.