Nate Weiner

This is an old archived post from my former blog The Idea Shower. It's where I cataloged my product explorations and releases, one of which ultimately became Pocket.

This post was published back in 2008. It may not function as originally intended or may be missing images.

Images in RSS Feeds Should Have an Absolute URL

January 22, 2008

If you have images in your blog posts. When you enter them in, be sure to use an absolute URL or they may not show up correctly in RSS feed readers.

So instead of a relative URL like:


Use an absolute URL like:

Found out the hard way when I realized my images weren't showing up in people's readers. Yikes!