Alright, let’s get to the meat…
This incredibly useful WP Plugin I’m talking about is called BM Shots, a very lightweight add-on for WordPress that automates the creation of thumbnails/screenshots of any existing website. By simply specifying the URL and width, BM Shots automatically generates screenshots or thumbnails of any given website.
BM Shots: Auto-Generate Screenshots, Thumbnails Of Any Existing Website
Step 1 Download BM Shots for WordPress here.
Step 2 Install and activate the plugin.
Step 3 In your page or post content, add the following shortcode:
[browsershot url="http://yourwebsite.com/" width="300"]
Just stick this in your post or page and the shortcode will automatically generate a thumbnail of the website you requested. If you are to display this in your custom page template, just call
Step 4 You’re done!
This plugin was developed for use on WPVote.com, but thankfully they made it available for public for FREE. Enjoy!