Making images appear in a ghost post excerpt

Quick tip to allow images to show up in the blog index.

I found this one recently and it will be useful for any friends that utilize the nice ghost software that is under heavy development. Initially a bug that was discovered but it has now become a feature. First spotted this on hostoghost. However, it was documented elsewhere before on the ghost forum

To make images appear on your index page in the excerpts you will need to do three things. I describe them here at