Recently, a friend of mine showed me this awesome image placeholder service and I just had to share. It’s called lorempixel! It’s definitely worth a look. You can instantly insert placeholder images into your site as quickly as you can insert dummy text. You can even specify the type of image you would like. For example, if I wanted a sports image with a width of 400px and a height of 300px, I would type:


<img src="http://lorempixel.com/400/300/sports/" alt="" />

Which would produce: