Remote Services Tricks and Hacks

Posted: 2015-09-11

There are many remote services that return useful or fun images for use in Podio.

We leverage many of these services extensively using the WGET option on image fields in GlobiFlow, eg:

Or using markdown in Podio, especially in calculation fields, eg:

Here are some of my favourite services.

Bar Codes


QR Codes

Maps 2, Copenhagen, 1717, Denmark&zoom=16&size=600x400

Even Streetview 2, Copenhagen, 1717, Denmark&zoom=16&size=600x400

Dummy Image Placeholders PODIO USERS !



GitHub Badges

UML Class and Activity Diagrams[ACME Project]<[Graphic Design],[ACME Project]<[Back-end Coding]


Guitar Chords

And more

There are many more services out there. Please share your favourites in the comments below.

Andreasby Andreas Huttenrauch
Owner of Globi Web Solutions, and Podio Fanatic.