From now on width/height requests create thumbs with the correct aspect ratio. The image will be resized to fit inside the given box.
We now have ETag support. All browsers with ETag support will cache thumbnails for future use.
More about ETags: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_ETag.
More examples on how to use rethumb API at https://github.com/pmav/rethumb-examples (HTML, PHP, Ruby, Python and cURL).
New feature for creating square thumbnails: http://api.rethumb.com/v1/square/175/http://factor45.org/images/beach.jpg.
Check the API for more information.
We now host more than 250 000 diferent thumbnails!
Experimental TIFF support is on. The thumbnail of these images are in PNG formart.
Please report any problems to [email protected]
rethumb.com is online since July of 2012. It aims to solve the small annoyance of creating thumbnails with ease.
We plan to give basic features for free, forever.