4 Effective Ways Of Reducing The Vulnerability Of Your WordPress Site

4 Effective Ways Of Reducing The Vulnerability Of Your WordPress Site

July’s news that thousands of websites were put at risk following a vulnerability in an essential WordPress plugin has left many users worried about their site security. The vulnerability was discovered by staff at Wordfence, and enabled hackers to upload files to targeted sites. No matter what your site’s purpose is, knowing how you can ensure the security of your WordPress site is essential. Here are four key areas to pay attention to in order to ensure the safety of your site. Install a WordPress Security Plugin Cybercrime often occurs because a hacker is able to exploit a vulnerability that could have been prevented, allowing … Read more…

Deep Linking and How To Use It With FooGallery and FooBox

Deep Linking and How To Use It With FooGallery and FooBox

Deep Linking refers to a URL that links directly to an item on a page, or to a page in a specific state. To explain this in more detail, a URL that is using deep linking will remember the state of a page, even when something like a lightbox has been opened on it. For example, if you open a form in FooBox PRO (when deeplinking is enabled), the URL will change. If you then copy and share this link, and someone clicks on it, it will open a page with the form opened in FooBox. FooGallery PRO similarly allows … Read more…

Sitemaps and Images, WordPress 5.5, And FooGallery

Sitemaps and Images, WordPress 5.5, And FooGallery

With the release of WordPress 5.5 around the corner, there are questions about sitemaps and images. We take a look at what this means for you and FooGallery. What Are Sitemaps? A sitemap is a list or index of all the URLs and other key information on your site that you want search engines to see. A sitemap can also include the images or videos on your site, or at least all of those that you want indexed by search engines. When Google, for example, crawls your site it may not find all of your URLs or see all of … Read more…

How To Make An Online Portfolio In 5 Easy Steps

5 Steps to create your online portfolio

The Ultimate Guide to Creating Your Own Online Portfolio As a photographer, artist or designer, you want your work to get noticed. One way to showcase your skills is to create an online portfolio. Sounds simple enough, but where do you start? And what should you do next? Whether you are a trying to sell your work or your services, you need people to see your portfolio. Without this, you’re finished before you even get started. You could pay someone to do this for you. But this means parting with a significant portion of your profit. The other (often better) … Read more…

Custom Lightbox Captions: New To FooGallery PRO

Lightbox captions new to FooGallery PRO

FooGallery PRO now includes Custom Lightbox Captions. This means you can change the captions in your lightbox to be different from your thumbnail captions. What’s more is that you can use custom captions in your lightbox. This feature is available in the FooGallery PRO Lightbox only. Let’s take a look at how this works. In the gallery below, we’ve used the image caption as the thumbnail title. But for the lightbox, we’ve used a title and description. Click on one of the images to see for yourself. The above gallery uses the Justified gallery layout, and the lightbox has a … Read more…

News: Multi-Level Filtering Now Available in FooGallery PRO

Multi-level Filtering Now Available in FooGallery Pro

FooGallery PRO now comes with Multi-level Filtering! This much-anticipated feature is designed to make frontend gallery filtering even easier, giving you improved user experience. We’re going to take a quick look at what multi-level filtering is, what it means for your galleries, and how you can implement it. What is Multi-Level Filtering? To get started, let’s discuss what we mean by Multi-level filtering. Before now, FooGallery PRO allowed you to add frontend filtering to your gallery. This made use of the Media Tags or Categories assigned to your images to create filters. These would display above a gallery, allowing users … Read more…

5 Awesome Polaroid Template Ideas For Your Gallery

5 Awesome Polaroid Template Ideas

FooGallery PRO’s Polaroid template is both versatile and fun. With this gallery layout, you can create a unique and interesting WordPress gallery that really makes your photos stand out. The Polaroid frame, together with the photo ‘labels’, give your gallery a unique style. This layout has a built-in effect that straightens the images on hover, adding to the quirky style of this gallery. But you can take this all up a notch with just a few small tweaks. To help you on your way to making an amazing Polaroid gallery, we’ve put together a few ideas that you can try … Read more…

Introducing Custom Captions: Build Your Own Gallery Captions

Custom Captions: Now you can build your own captions

FooGallery PRO now allows you to build custom captions for your gallery thumbnails. You can create and style your own unique captions, giving you even more options when it comes to customizing your gallery. With this feature, your options for building and styling captions are unlimited. The captions make use of existing metadata fields, which can be coupled with HTML to give you your captions. You can also make use of other plugins to generate more fields from which you can pull your captions. Below, we take a look at some of the many ways you can use custom captions … Read more…

Monthly Pricing: Now Available For FooGallery And FooBox

monthly pricing

We’ve introduced monthly pricing for our Pro plugins! What does this mean? You can now get FooGallery PRO and FooBox PRO on a monthly subscription. There were a number of reasons motivating our move. We go into a bit more detail about our decision to include monthly pricing below. Plus we take a look at a what you need to know about our new monthly license. Why Monthly Pricing? We decided to implement monthly pricing now as we have seen that an annual cost can be too much of a burden for a lot of people at this time, especially … Read more…

Amazing Hover Effects For Your Gallery

Amazing Hover effects for your gallery

With FooGallery, creating a unique photo gallery is simple. You can even do this just by using the hover effects! Of course, there are some other settings you can use as well to create a WOW factor for your WordPress website. We’ve put together a gallery that does just this. The main focus is on the hover effects, but we’ll take you through exactly which settings we’ve used, so you can create this look for yourself. Hover Effects Let’s take a quick look at some of the hover effects you can see at work in the above gallery. The first … Read more…