Using Google Drive as a CDN for images

You can use Google Drive to serve images for your website or for an email signature, website or many other purposes too.
Last updated: June 6, 2022

You can use Google Drive to serve images for your website or for an email signature.

In this video we’ll look at how to set up an image in Google Drive, and the get the right image URL for it, so you can have it serve like any other image on the web.

1:25 Setting up our image
1:50 Seeing why this doesn’t work as it is
3:00 How the filepaths work in Google Drive
3:51 What will our new URL look like?
5:00 How this works in HTML (the in depth explanation)
07:15 Using the new URL in the signature ????

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Duncan Isaksen-Loxton

Educated as a web developer, with over 20 years of internet based work and experience, Duncan is a Google Workspace Certified Collaboration Engineer and a WordPress expert.

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