Plugin / Automatic Thumbnail Generator




  1. Upload auto-thumbnail-generator to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Just use the default the_post_thumbnail or get_the_post_thumbnail template tags

After installation, you can find plugin settings in the media settings page. The following settings
are available:

  • Ignore previously scanned: when checked, previously scanned posts will be re-scanned on each
    request if no thumbnail is linked to the post
  • Uknown image: name of the image which shall be used if no thumbnail can be found for a post
    (must match the media library name of an image)
  • Minimum Width and Minimum Height: minium width and height for the selected thumbnails (no contraints
    if set to null or 0)
  • Aspect ratio: aspect ratio (width/height) for the selected thumbnails (e.g. 1.5 for 3:2 ratio,
    no contraints if set to null or 0)
  • Aspect ratio tolerance: tolerance to aspect ratio for selected thumbnails (percentage of aspect ratio,
    e.g. 0.1 tolerance with aspect ratio set to 1.5 will select images with aspect ratio raging from
    1.35 to 1.65)


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First Released

25 Oct, 2010

Total Downloads


Wordpress Version

3.0.1 or higher

Tested up to:


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The plugin hasn't been transalated in any language other than English.


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