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Considering Outlook and Gmail block them by default, it's extremely unreliable

In this case though, it shouldn't hard confirmations, a possibly increase them a little. Unless people choose not to confim because they get a "images have been blocked" message.

It will also give better data - you can see of the people who opened the email and displayed images, what percent actually clicked the link.

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