Featured Images in RSS by 5 Star Plugins

Featured Images in RSS for Mailchimp & More

The most trusted plugin for WordPress.

Featured Images In RSS is the best WordPress plugin for adding images to RSS feeds. It provides extra features to create visually appealing content and drive more traffic to your website. Display images from blogs and eCommerce product post types in marketing automation tools, third party services and readers. Including Mailchimp RSS email.

  • Compatible with popular services.
  • Easy to set-up and begins working instantly.
  • Forever free, ad-free plugin.
  • Developed and supported in the United States.

Who uses it.

Bloggers us it to display blog photos in RSS readers and to port their content to outside services to drive more traffic to posts.

This plugin is widely used by content marketers in Mailchimp RSS email and other RSS email automation services.

Direct response marketers port content from WordPress to third party automation tools like Hubspot. 

Online sellers craft clever campaigns using WooCommerce to grow repeat business.

What it does.

It’s the missing link between your blog photos and outside tools. It sends featured images from blogs or other customer post types from your WordPress website to third party automation tools.

Compatible with these platforms.

It works with any automation tool or services that uses RSS data:

  • Mailchimp
  • Infusionsoft
  • Hubspot
  • Aweber
  • Active Campaign
  • Emma
  • Zoho Campaigns
  • SendinBlue and more

RSS readers and third party services that display your content: Feedly, Flipbook, Bloglovin’ and more


One-Click Activation

  • Media and Enclosure Tag Support

    Place images exactly where you want them.

  • Use first Body Image

    For sites or themes that do not use featured images.

  • RSS Delay

    Get indexed first in SEO and safeguard mistakes.

  • Custom Feed Content

    Place text or HTML ads and backlinks with posts.

  • Exclude Categories

    Hide free or paid content, and featured categories.

  • World-Class Support from the U.S.

    Developers on hand for questions or troubleshooting.

Forever Free Features

The free plugin outputs blog featured photos to RSS. Our ad-free plugin works with any WordPress Theme and does not require you to purchase other products to work. Here’s what you get.

  • Image size: Select from thumbnail, medium, large, any theme-specific sizes, and full size.
  • Position: Select Image left above text, Image left text wrap, Image right text wrap, and Image centered above text.
  • Padding: Instantly set the spacing between the image and the body text.
  • Feedly: Supports webfeedsFeaturedVisual class name on image HTML.

Premium Version Features

Upgrade to powerful marketing features with workarounds to common issues.

  • World-class Support: Upgrade to expert support – we’ll get everything working and looking great.
  • Media and Enclosure Tags: Output images in media and/or enclosure tags for professional design.
  • Media Tag Images Only: Fix duplicate images issues when using image tags for advanced template designs.
  • Custom Image Sizes: Completely customize the size of image display for RSS feeds.
  • Feature First Image: No featured photo set? No problem. Use the first photo from the post body.
  • Disable Responsive Images: Fixes responsive image code, like broken images in Mailchimp’s Preview.
  • Exclude Categories: Exclude unwanted content from the feed, like Homepage or Featured categories.
  • Custom Feed Content: (text or HTML) before or after the post such as backlinks or ads.
  • Feed Delay: Get indexed first in SEO and safeguard mistakes from instantly hitting the feed.

This plugin was launched 2017

Get started

Find it now in the WordPress Plugins repository. It takes minimal effort to configure and will begin working immediately on past and future posts. Need help? Upgrade to Premium tech support to be connected to a 5 Star developer in the U.S. who will provide personalized trouble shooting to get your image display working perfectly.