This tip has been brought with version 2.5.0 of The SEO Framework.
Images are a great way to attract visitors. Not only will it make your site more lively, visitors will also know right away what the subject is about or related to.
Images are also required for Posts to adhere to the article standard set by Google for generating better Rich Snippets to be shown in the Search Engine Results Page (SERP).
Force yourself and your team to improve the SEO of your site by using the Require Featured Image plugin by David Hayes.