This is not just about importing and managing Facebook photo albums on to your WordPress website but you can bring in photos from any public Facebook page into your WordPress media library simply by using the FB page slug. FB Photo Sync is an incredibly powerful and free WordPress plugin which is very easy to set up, manage, you can sync FB photos & albums and to display any album with all photos to a post, page, post type etc via shortcode.
500px, pronounced as five hundred pixels is a popular online photography community which is aimed at aspiring and professional photographers and encouraging members to upload their best work to gain gain exposure, find inspiration and connect. The webservice currently has over 2.5 million registered and over 10 million monthly active users. In this tutorial we’ll explain you how you can add your 500px photo gallery in your WordPress based website.
You can fetch yours or someone else’s YouTube video (uploads or favorites) from YouTube channels to create beautiful albums with retrieved info into your WordPress site. Srizon Responsive Youtube Album is the new WordPress plugin by srizon.com. Using this new plugin you can create video albums, the play video on a responsive lightbox, you can add as many albums as you want and display them using shortcodes which are generated automatically, you can copy/paste them into your blog post, page or any other custom post type etc.
Install and activate Srizon Responsive Youtube Album. Upon activation the plugin adds a new menu ‘YouTube Album’ in WordPress admin area. Follow the given steps:
- From Dashboard -> YouTube Albums menu click on the Albums submenu
- Click “Add New” button to add a new album. (or click on an existing album title to edit that)
- Fill-up or modify the form and save that
- Your albums will be listed along with the shortcodes. Use the shortcodes into your page/post to show the video album
- Try out different options to suit your need
Thumb Grid layout – wide view
Video in responsive lightbox – wide view
Video in responsive lightbox – small screen
Thumb Grid layout – small screen
Admin View – Adding album – basic
Admin View – Adding album – layout related options
Admin View – Album list with shortcodes
There is also a pro version of this plugin having following more features:
- you can sync as many videos as you want (assuming that your connection and server’s memory can handle the data)
- playlist is also supported besides channel uploads and favorites
- 3 layouts available (one additional responsive slider besides 2 free layouts)
- pagination is available for 2 layouts
PrettyGallery is the new WordPress plugin which automatically integrates default WordPress gallery shortcode ([gallery]) with jquery modal popup.
PrettyPhoto WPGallery is the new WordPress plugin that takes over and enhances the WordPress Gallery shortcode with another gallery that shows only first image as an anchor to open up the modal gallery.
IS Circular Photo Gallery is the new circle style image gallery with Lightbox popups WordPress plugin that uses images either from WordPress Media Library or directly from an uploaded directory of image files. The plugin simply allows you to show images as circle on current page or post by using basic JQuery library.
Super Zoom Gallery is a WordPress gallery plugin with powerful thumbnail and zoom capabilities. The plugin is easy, user friendly and is great for showing details of photo like you might have observed in some web shopping and other e-commerce websites.
Fotorama is a simple, powerful jQuery gallery plugin with responsive and stunning layout. Compatible with all popular web browsers, from IE 7 to Safari on iOS. Including Android and Windows Phone.
3D Slider Slice Box is a free beautiful and responsive 3D slider plugin you can easily set up working in your WordPress site. It provides you a simple and easy admin interface that you can create your favorite slides in minutes.
Just like images, you can display YouTube, Vimeo videos in WordPress. WP Video Lightbox is an easy to use WordPress plugin that lets you embed and display YouTube and Vimeo videos in an elegant lightbox overlay.
Now you can very easily integrate a customizable fancybox in your WordPress site. All you need to do is install and activate the popular WordPress plugin called FancyBox for WordPress and that’s all. It automatically starts working soon after activation but still there are many customization options where you can set your own parameters. The plugin allows you make almost any customization which you can think about.
Jetpack’s Carousel is a lightbox overlay feature used for displaying image galleries in a stylish way but sometimes it doesn’t looks very nice in small mobile devices. This article explains you how you can specifically disable the carousel feature for mobile devices.
Using WP-Polaroid Plus plugin you can easily display polaroid plus style image gallery with lightbox popups in to your WordPress based website. The plugin uses photos either from the WordPress Media Library or you can simply upload directory of your images.
Gamma gallery is a powerful, stylish, responsive image gallery WordPress plugin which is free and comes with a nice full screen view and various slideshow features like play/pause. The plugin supports native WP features like random order, include/exclude images, rearrange order etc. Simply install and activate it and that’ all, there are no configuration settings to make, it works automatically with default WordPress image gallery feature.
Just like you pass tags in your WordPress blog posts; you can also tag images using a free WordPress plugin called WP Media Tagger. The plugin is extensively configurable and comes packed with a bunch of features enabling WordPress media tagging and search & media taxonomy etc.
Cloudinary.Com has launched a free WordPress plugin that lets you host your WordPress images on cloud using a fast CDN all free of cost. The service automatically uploads, normalize, optimize and back up all your WordPress site images to its cloud and makes you free from messing around with image editors; Cloudinary can manipulate and transform your images online on-the-fly and you can manage everything directly from your WordPress admin area dashboard; resulting images are cached, optimized and delivered using a fast content delivery network (CDN).
The Alpine PhotoTile for Instagram is a free Instagram plugin for WordPress site owners. The pluginis is capable enough of retrieving photos from givn Instagram user and tag. You can link Photos to your Instagram page, any URL or to a Lightbox Slideshow. Using its shortcode generator you can easily insert Instagram widget inside you blog posts and pages. Full demonstration of this plugin is available at The Alpine Press.
A collection of some popular and free WordPress plugins you can use for creating and managing beautiful photo galleries, video galleries, slideshows and more inside your WordPress based website.
Yes you can easily transform standard WordPress galleries to immersive full-screen experience without installing Jetpack and connecting to WordPress.Com
Instead of saving images from Internet to your computer and then uploading them to your blog, now while writing post you can save images directly from URL to your blog and use them inside your posts.
New WordPress plugin WP Bootstrap Carousel by Donutz allows you to display images attached with post and pages as a Bootstrap Carousel.