In the WordPress comment que, hovering over the URL of a comment generates a preview of the website. How does WordPress handle this and does this generate a hit, or 'visit' to that website?

1 Answer 1


WordPress runs a service to generate screenshots. You can get any website screenshot like this.


And yes, it records as a hit on website and will be logged.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.