This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

WP Remote Thumbnail

Description

WP Remote Thumbnail is very light weight WordPress plugin which comes with zero configuration and one click setup. Using this plugin you can easily set any external image as featured image of any post/page or even custom post types.

This plugin automatically adds a custom metabox to each post type which supports post thumbnail. You just need to copy and paste the url of any image and then paste it into the metabox and click publish/update.

Screenshots

  • Add remote thumbnail url and click publish/update.
  • After adding a remote thumbnail.

FAQ

What is remote thumbnail

You can call remote thumbnail as external featured image. This plugin will help you to set any external image as a featured image of any post/page.

Reviews

Support?

museumtrade

This plugin looks like the answer to my issue, but I don't want to start counting on a plugin that is dying. I see it's been 11 months since your last update, are you going to revive this plugin or let it die?
Thanks
Matt

Read all 5 reviews

Changelog

1.1

  • Fixed issue with larger images.
  • Increased time out for getting images.
  • Better error handling.

1.0

  • This is the first version

Contributors & Developers

This is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Browse the code