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.
WYSIWYG Visual HTML Editor & Drag And Drop Web Page Editor With CKEditor, Desktop Publisher For WordPress is a powerful WordPress Plug & Edit HTML Editor based on 3D page building design with height, width and depth.
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.
jQuery Pin It Button For Images is the easiest way of showing up a Pin It button over the images on mouse hover in WordPress. All you need to do is install and activate the plugin and it automatically displays a Pin-It button when anyone hovers the mouse pointer over images present in your blog posts and pages etc.
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.
WP Image Borders allows you to add-remove image borders & shadows on pictures in your WordPress blog posts. Using this plugin you can:
- Add-Remove borders around images
- Add shadows to images in your blog posts
- Change image border styles, border colors, border width etc
BuddyPress Media plugin has now been completely re-written and re-launched with new name rtMedia for WordPress, BuddyPress and bbPress. Now the plugin is also compatible with WordPress installation with or without any BuddyPress install. The plugin adds albums, audio-video encoding, privacy-sharing, front-end uploads & more cool features which works nicely on mobile-tablets devices.
Now you can easily set custom background images in your individual blog posts and pages. For example: suppose you are writing something about yourself in your blog’s About page then you can add your image or the image showing you working on your laptop etc can make your page more attractive and beautiful.
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.
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.
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).
Background Manager is a popular WordPress plugin that allows you to display random image as your WordPress websitebackground at each visit or as a timed slideshow without editing any theme file. The plugin lets you create a number of set of images from where an image is grabbed and displayed as your website‘s background. You can use your media library images, upload them from your computer or import them from third party sources. A live demonstration of Background Manager plugin is available at Background Manager Demo Site.
You can easily assign icons to your WordPress blog categories and display them in your way. Category Icons plugin simply allows you to associate an image for each of your blog category.
Bloggers running a multi-author WordPress blog can display avatar list of their site authors using a widget or shortcode. Here are two WordPress plugins that allows you to do so very easily.
Easily and quickly insert images inside your WordPress blog posts. Integrate media manager in editing interface, avoid reloading tickbox pop-up, and enhance features like image multi-insertion and image mass-editing.
Here are three image water marking plugins that might full-fill all your image watermarking needs on your WordPress site. All three plugins are developed by the same developers so check them out and and see which works best for you.
By importing external images I mean making and keeping local copies of all the linked images in posts and pages, adding them as WordPress gallery attachments of your WordPress site.
Now you can adds a watermark signature or image to all of your uploaded images in your WordPress site. Signature Watermark plugin uses PNG images with transparency for watermarking your site’s images.