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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…

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…

FooGallery Q&A: What you need to know about our responsive photo gallery

FooGallery Q&A: What You Need To Know About Our Responsive Photo Gallery

FooGallery is a responsive photo gallery. But what does that mean? And what else do you need to know about this WordPress plugin? We’ve put together some important details for you. What is FooGallery? FooGallery is a responsive WordPress photo gallery plugin. Here’s a break down of just what that means. FooGallery is a photo gallery. It allows you to create beautiful galleries on your WordPress site. You can upload photos, media files, and even videos, and use all of these to build your galleries. It’s quick to customise and the PRO version offers you more advanced settings and preset templates. … Read more…

Free Photography Plugins for WordPress

13 Free Photography Plugins for WordPress

Are you a photographer? Do you have a WordPress site? Here are 13 free photography plugins for WordPress that you should be using. These are geared towards optimizing your site’s performance and your business, while ensuring your customers see your photos in the best light possible. We’ve checked out these plugins on WordPress.org and they’ve all been updated within the last few months. They all come with a good rating and they’re compatible with WordPress 5.0.3. Gallery & Lightbox Every photography site needs a gallery. FooGallery is an ideal solution, particularly because it eliminates the need for so many other … Read more…

2019 Forecast: what you can expect from FooPlugins this year

FooPlugins 2019 Forecast

2019 promises to be a year filled with exciting developments for FooPlugins! This year, we’re planning on bringing you a few of the features you’ve been asking for, along with some other cool stuff. Here’s a look at what FooPlugins has planned for the year ahead: A Foo Theme Our goal has always been to showcase FooGallery and FooBox through our website. What better way to do this than develop our own theme? FooPlugins is working on a theme that will work effectively with Gutenberg. It will focus on selling digital products and will include blocks for Features, Testimonials and … Read more…