How To Use FooGallery With Gutenberg

Using FooGallery with Gutenberg

FooGallery is compatible with Gutenberg. The WordPress block editor is now part of the WordPress core. While you can still 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 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 will be a huge advantage. The live preview will help you … 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…

What You Need To Know About GDPR And FooPlugins

Summary of being GDPR compliant and impact on 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 Now Available in FooGallery Pro

Gallery Filtering with 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…

New FooGallery Features for Free and PRO versions

FooGallery New 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…

FooBox Free Update : Take Control of your Assets

Asset management now available with FooBox

With the latest update of FooBox FREE, you now have complete control over when FooBox includes javascript and stylesheets into the page, just like in FooBox Pro. FooBox FREE has, until now, included javascript and style sheet assets on all your pages, as a default setting. This is because FooBox doesn’t know if the page content includes media or not. To give you control over your FooBox assets, the plugin now includes a setting that allows you to exclude FooBox assets by default: Exclude FooBox Assets By Default With the Exclude FooBox Assets setting enabled, FooBox will not include it’s … Read more…

FooGallery is now a WP Engine Recommended Plugin

FooGallery is now a WP Engine Recommended Plugin

Great news! FooGallery is now a WP Engine Recommended Plugin. What is WP Engine? WP Engine provides solutions to help you create online experiences, from campaign sites to E-commerce extensions. The numbers speak for themselves. Over 70,000 customers in 140 countries trust WP Engine with their digital experiences. 500,000 digital experiences are powered by WP Engine. And over 5% of the online world visits at least one experience powered by WP Engine every day. Their focus is on innovation, integration, and agility. WP Engine’s goal is to give you the opportunity to deliver experiences instead of worrying about the systems that … Read more…

FooGallery Update – Now with Freemius Integration

FooGallery update with Freemius integration

The latest FooGallery update integrates this media plugin with Freemius. So what does that mean? FooGallery update 1.3.6 The latest update comes with a number of new features. The most significant of the these is that FooGallery now integrates with Freemius. We’ll go over just why that’s important in a moment. Other new features include the added support for the Responsive Lightbox by dFactory. There is a new custom class field for an attachment. Plus, we’ve added more system info for better debugging when there are server issues. There are also a few fixes in this update. These include the … Read more…

FooBox Gets Massive Sharing and Feature Updates

WordPress Lightbox Plugin with Social Sharing

FooBox was the first responsive lightbox plugin and the first to introduce a social sharing layer. When we released FooBox more than five years ago, the social network landscape looked much different than it does today. We’re happy to report that FooBox Pro has gotten a massive update to its social sharing codebase that keeps it on the leading edge but also allowed us to introduce some snazzy new features. Keeping up with changes on networks like Facebook and Twitter are hard. This is especially true when it comes to developing solutions that rely upon these networks and the seemingly constant … Read more…