Images show up as URL in blog email

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    We have set up a company blog to use internally. We have it set up so that when employees subscribe to our blog, they receive emails when we publish a new post. We use many images within our posts. On the WordPress site, the images show up just fine. In the subscriber emails, they show up as URLs. How do I get the images to show up as the ‘actual image’ within the subscriber email?

    The blog I need help with is michaelsenergydaily.wordpress.com.

    #1704775

    timethief
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    Every email client is different and the settings on each one can either allow the images to appear as attachments or not.

    #1704783

    We use Microsoft Outlook. Do you know if there are certain settings I can change to make the images show up in the email?

    #1704795

    timethief
    Member

    I’m sorry but I don’t know but Microsoft Outlook does have 24 hour free support http://syncswings.com/outlook-issue.php Would you like to try contacting them?

    #1704796

    Actually, we are thinking it can’t be an Outlook issue. We get multiple other emails that contain images, rather than urls/links to the image. It has to be something in WordPress.

    #1704797

    timethief
    Member

    Your blog is private so I cannot examine the RSS Feed here
    http://michaelsenergydaily.wordpress.com/feed/
    and see if the Media files are included or not.

    I’ll tag this thread for a Staff follow-up. Please subscribe to the thread so you are notified when they respond and please be patient while waiting as they have a considerable backlog.

    #1704798

    Sounds good. Thanks for the help.

    #1704892

    jackiedana
    Member

    If a blog is private, the images contained within the post will not be sent via email, but instead will require the recipient to log into WordPress.com to view them.

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