How to include a web page thumbnail in a WordPress post

In my article about My take on a Vending Machine Simulation, I wanted to include a link to my Gist, together with a nice thumbnail. Having installed Nzymes on my blog, that wasn’t too difficult.

I thought about using an injection like this:

´{[ =<URL of the file>= | 1.thumb(1) ]}´

so that I could easily reuse it just by changing the URL.

Here are the contents of the execution enzyme.


list( $url ) = $arguments;
return "<a href='$url' target='_blank'>$url</a>";

The idea is to rely on the PagePeeker free service and return a properly built A IMG element.

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