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Site hotlinks an image from site (with permission).

Site redirects its images to a new domain,

Will the <img src=""> tag on site follow the 301 redirects to so that when a page is viewed on the image will still be displayed?

Or would need to update its <img> tag ?

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Yes, browsers will follow 301 redirects on externally linked images in the same way they would for any other HTTP request.

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