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How to create a WordPress Gallery

How To Create A WordPress Gallery

Creating a WordPress gallery is really simple. Whether you’re using a WordPress gallery plugin (like FooGallery) or not, it should only take you a few minutes to create your own gallery. Besides, using a gallery has plenty of benefits. What is a WordPress Gallery? A gallery is a collection of images (or media) on your website. With WordPress it’s easy to create and insert galleries into your pages or posts. You can use galleries to showcase your work. Photographers or artists, for example, can make great use of galleries as a portfolio. You could use a gallery to showcase products; … Read more…

WordPress Two Languages: How to Offer Your Site in Multiple Languages

WordPress Two Languages: How to Offer Your Site in Multiple Languages

We live in a multilingual world, and no matter who you’re trying to reach with your website, there’s a good chance you have a similarly multilingual audience. Adding WordPress two languages functionality – or even more languages if needed – lets your visitors choose their preferred language for interacting with your site, while also helping you reach more visitors in the first place by increasing your visibility in Google and other search engines. It’s also easier than you might think to offer your site in different languages, and we’re going to show you how to add WordPress two languages functionality … Read more…

Freemius License Migration: What You Need To Know

FooPlugins has started transferring our old legacy FooBox license holders over to our new Freemius licensing system – a process that has taken a long time to figure out. Our intention was to transfer legacy licenses to the new Freemius system much sooner but it has taken much longer than expected for a number of reasons. The main reason being that we could not decide how to handle some of the licenses we had made available to customers. More on that later. How To Migrate? We tried to make the process as easy for you as possible, but it will … Read more…

Use FooBox and WooCommerce to sell products online

How To Use FooBox and WooCommerce To Sell Products Online

Did you know you can use FooBox and WooCommerce to sell products online? It’s super simple too. Here are some guidelines to help you get started. FooBox and WooCommerce FooBox is a responsive lightbox, which makes it a good fit for selling your products online. Because it’s responsive, it adjusts automatically depending on the screen size. So it won’t matter whether your products are being viewed on a mobile, tablet or computer. As FooBox is a lightbox, it opens on top of your current page. This means customers who want a closer look at your products won’t have to navigate … Read more…

Thumbnail filters: the new FooGallery PRO feature

Thumbnail Filters: The New FooGallery PRO Feature

We’ve added a new feature to FooGallery PRO: Thumbnail Filters. These are similar to Instagram filters you know and love, and this means you can now alter the look of your FooGallery thumbnails easily, without needing to edit the images. It also adds a bit more pizzaz to your galleries. Everyone Loves Instagram Filters Every Instagram user loves using the filters. The filters mean you can quickly change your images, without needing to be a Photoshop pro. We wanted to give you something similar. Plus, with over a billion users a month, Instagram is clearly a crowd favorite. It is also … Read more…

Security update: what you need to know

Security Update: What You Need to Know

FooGallery and FooBox have both been updated to address a potential security risk. Freemius recently notified us, as one of their customers, of a potential SDK security vulnerability. They went to work on the issue immediately and asked developers to do the same. The issue was quickly resolved on their side and ours, and our latest update will ensure that your site won’t be at risk. We must commend Vova and the Freemius team as to how they handled the situation and quickly got to the bottom of this. We are not releasing any more detailed information about this vulnerability … Read more…

FooBox and FooGallery: Latest updates and features

FooGallery and FooBox – Latest Updates And New Features

FooGallery and FooBox have both just been updated! The most important thing you need to know is that the latest updates have been tested up to WordPress 5.1. This will ensure that both FooBox and FooGallery will continue working smoothly once you’ve updated WordPress. For both FooGallery and FooBox there have been general maintenance updates and a lot of edge-case bug fixes, specifically with certain notched iPhones. New in FooBox PRO Two exciting new additions to FooBox PRO include being able to open a FooGallery in FooBox and overriding the WooCommerce V3 lightbox. Here’s a closer look at these two new features. Opening a … Read more…

Visual content marketing strategy: why you need a photo gallery

Visual Content Marketing Strategy: Why You Should Use A Photo Gallery

We’ve all heard of content marketing! It’s the idea behind using content to improve your SEO, boost your traffic, build your relationship with your audience … you get the idea. But what is visual content marketing? And how can it help you? What is Visual Content Marketing? This form of content marketing makes use of images, video or other visual aids to convey information about your topic or your business. You can use a variety of visuals to improve your content. We’ll go into more detail about this later on, but to give you an idea, you could use infographics, … Read more…