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A Pelican plugin to add a thumbnail for the article.

Project Description

Pelican Thumbnail Plugin is a plugin for pelican to select thumbnail from your post.

Now, its developing state…


This plugin is not registered on PyPI. You should clone this repository and install through pip:

git clone
cd pelican_thumbnail
pip install -e .


If you insert thumbnail for YouTube, add youtube meta tag like this:

It is awesome!

:date: 2014-01-01 00:00
:slug: awesome-youtube
:author: Me
:youtube: teAqRZX4hbY

You can do same thing to Niconico Movie (its japanese movie service.):

It is great!

:date: 2014-01-01 00:00
:slug: great-niconico
:author: Me
:niconico: sm19220627

But Niconico movies original thumbnail is a little small…

Use the thumbnail attribute of article object when you use thumbnail on your theme:

<img src="{{ article.thumbnail }}" />


Pelican Thumbnail is released under the MIT License.

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pelican_thumbnail-0.2-py2.7.egg (2.8 kB) Copy SHA256 Checksum SHA256 2.7 Egg Mar 18, 2014
pelican_thumbnail-0.2.tar.gz (2.0 kB) Copy SHA256 Checksum SHA256 Source Mar 18, 2014

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