Front-end users are more likely to engage with content if it has an attractive image associated with it. For example, according to a study conducted by Research Media Lab, images shown with posts can boost reader engagement by up to 35%.

For many sites, to ensure that all (or most) of their content has a preview image associated with it, they will upload default images or teaser images to ensure each post that doesn’t already have an image. But, this leads to extra work, and a lot of duplicated content in the CMS.

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