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…

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…

FooGallery Recommended by Kinsta

Kinsta Hosting Includes FooGallery in Best Photo Gallery Plugins

We’re excited to announce that FooGallery is recommended in Kinsta Hosting’s Best Photo Gallery Plugins list! What is Kinsta Hosting? We live and breathe the WordPress community and the companies that provide services like plugins, themes, hosting and more. Kinsta has gained a lot of attention since their formation in 2013. They offer premium WordPress hosting in the cloud based on the Google Apps service. There are few reasons why Kinsta has seen such rapid growth in the WordPress space. For one, their infrastructure is fine-tuned for speed out-of-the-box with every level of hosting they provide. Second, their focus on customer support … Read more…

Using FooGallery with Gutenberg

How To Use FooGallery With Gutenberg

Great news! FooGallery is now compatible with Gutenberg. The new WordPress editor is set to be released with WordPress 5.0 later this month. While you will still be able to use the classic editor with WordPress, it is likely that this will fall away after a while.  So if you’re not already using Gutenberg, it won’t be to be too long before you are. Luckily for you, FooGallery now works with Gutenberg, giving you a live preview of the gallery in the editor itself. As Gutenberg has such a strong emphasis on visual composition, seeing your gallery in the post … Read more…

FooGallery Pro Now Includes Video Gallery Features

Today we’re excited to announce that FooGallery Pro now includes the ability to create video galleries with YouTube, Vimeo, Wistia and more including self-hosted videos.

Actually, FooGallery has always supported the creation of video galleries through the use of an extension named FooVideo. As we wrote about here, it made more sense for our users and our business to merge the features and benefits of FooVideo into our FooGallery Pro plugin and has now happened.

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News: FooVideo Will Be Merged Into FooGallery Pro

We released our FooVideo extension for FooGallery almost three years ago. It was the direct result of feedback from users of our FooGallery and FooBox plugins. By far, the number one request was for us to create an easy way to create video galleries in FooGallery. We’re proud to have accomplished that with FooVideo, complete with YouTube, Vimeo, Wistia and more services supported, even self-hosted videos in various formats. Today we’re excited to share the news that FooVideo will be merged with our FooGallery Pro plugin. Why? Put simply, our product offerings became fragmented and that needs to be corrected. FooGallery and FooVideo together … Read more…

Summary of being GDPR compliant and impact on FooPlugins

What You Need To Know About GDPR And FooPlugins

GDPR, or the General Data Protection Regulation, comes into effect on 25 May 2018. But what does this mean? And how will it impact on users of FooPlugins? Here’s a quick look at what you need to know about being GDPR compliant and FooPlugins. The GDPR (a quick summary) The General Data Protection Regulation affects EU websites or (and this is important) any website that collects data from an EU citizen. So if you collect any identifiable information from anyone in the EU, then this will affect you. Identifiable info will include names, addresses and similar details. But the GDPR … Read more…

Gallery Filtering with FooGallery Pro

Gallery Filtering Now Available in FooGallery Pro

FooGallery Pro‘s latest update includes Gallery Filtering. You can now add media tags or categories to images in your WordPress Gallery, allowing you to filter the images by those tags or categories. This has been one of the most requested features since we released FooGallery PRO and it is immediately available for all existing license holders of FooGallery PRO at no additional cost. This is what the standard filtering looks like out of the box: As you add your images, you’ll be able to add multiple tags and categories to each image. These will appear above (or below) your gallery, … Read more…

FooGallery New Features for Free and PRO versions

New FooGallery Features for Free and PRO versions

New features are now available in FooGallery, that make this media gallery plugin your only choice, if you want to create professional looking galleries within WordPress. New Feature in FooGallery FREE If you already use Masonry galleries, then you will love this! You can now set the captions to always show beneath the thumbnails. This new feature adds a slick look to your galleries and provides your users with more information upfront. To enable this setting, edit to your gallery and select the Masonry Image Gallery template. Then click on Hover Effects. Under Caption Visibility, select Below Thumbnail. You can … Read more…