This plugin automatically downloads the first remote image from a post and sets it as the featured image.
This worked great for all the standard images I was trying to download but failed on some more complex images stored at aspx?filname=12335 like URL's. I was able to hack my way around the issue and use the plugin anyways. Exactly what I need.
This is a great idea. Now you can be assured that all your image links will work and will continue working regardless of what happens to the linked images. It also doubles as a way to automatically set the featured image (come on WP.org, have this be less of a hassle with remote image urls)
See a mini-review on http://etchedinpixels.com/recommended/wordpress-plugins/
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