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Random Featured Image


The plugin automatically sets a random featured image for post if there is no featured image is selected while creating or editing a post. Unlimited images can be set to be picked as random.


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This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. Upload the hmk-random-featured folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Log in to WordPress admin and select Random Images menu and set images to be used as random featured image.


May 30, 2019
Please fix the header error thing and update this plugin because I could not find any free plugin like this for showing random featured images.
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Contributors & Developers

“Random Featured Image” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




Initial release.