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ShrinkTheWeb (STW) Website Previews Plugin

This plugin accesses the ShrinkTheWeb API to automatically replace special tags in posts with website screenshots, where desired.

6 reviews
Average Rating
3.7 out of 5 stars
Great plugin, invaluable!
By , for WP 4.5.3

Firstly I'd like to commend the developers of this plug-in in their support. It's clearly phenomenal.

In terms of the bad reviews on this plug-in, they are a little misleading. The plug-in is developed by the website ShrinkTheWeb, which is a third-party website. It works best with this website, however, there the free version can still be used. If you hope to use this amazing tool professionally then a premium version would be required. It really makes life so much easier.

The plug-in will soon be updated, which will release more features. I've checked the competition and this is the best service to be used with WordPress.

Thanks again for your awesome support.

Its not free....
By , for WP 4.5.3

.... it cost 10,-$/month.
Always the same. First they write FREE FREE FREE, and after the installation, you see how much it real cost.

am having problem
By , for WP 4.2.4

I installed one of my website to show the thumbnail preview of external links. But it showing error as Account problem

I used the link in between short code.

Must have an account
By , for WP 4.1.1

I installed it and needed to have an outside account just to get it working. The drawback is... if the website (outside account) goes out of business, the same with this plugin, isn't it?

In other words, it is dependent upon a third person or third party just to get this plugin working.

It would be nice if it's just a shortcode and not dependent on anybody.

Plugin works great
By Plugin Author, for WP 3.8

Fully tested and no complaints from users.

Amazing plugin
By ,

Highly recommended, does exactly what it should with no fuss. Great support.

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