How to Create Video Gallery in WordPress

FooGallery Feature - Video Galleries

You could embed videos one after the other on your WordPress site or simply link to the video url. However, that doesn’t make for a particularly appealing presentation. Also, it takes up too much space on WordPress and will invariably slow down your website. If you opt, instead, to present your videos in a video gallery format – say, on a WordPress page dedicated for videos – you will notice a significant increase in your visitors’ click-through rate. Normally, in a video gallery format, visitors to your site won’t stop at just one video. After all, they’re visiting a gallery, … Read more…

Create a Stunning Artist or Photographer Website with WordPress.com and Our WordPress Image Gallery Plugin

using WordPress.com and foogallery to build your site

As a creator, you can’t be lugging around physical copies of your art for showing off. Instead, it’s so much more convenient to display your best works on a beautifully crafted website, that you can easily share with others by providing a URL. But to have such a website, you’re going to need a great photo gallery plugin – as well as a well-suited platform for hosting your website. So no matter your craft – whether you’re an artist, actor, photographer, designer and so on – read on to learn how you can easily create a stunning website with a … Read more…

How To Create Effective Countdown Notification Bars

How to create effective countdown notification bars

What’s the average time spent on one of your pages? How long is the average session? There’s a good chance that neither of these numbers are very high. In fact, the average time spent on a page could be as little as 15 seconds. This doesn’t give you a lot of time to make an impression or drive new business. A well-placed notification bar, however, can make all the difference. Using a notice bar can help get your user’s attention, encourage interaction, generate leads, and convert users into customers. So we’ve put together a detailed guide on how to set … 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…

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…

Bulk Tag Media: 5 Ways Our Bulk Taxonomy Manager Will Make Your Life Easy

Bulk Tag Media: 5 Ways Our Bulk Taxonomy Manager Will Make Your Life Easy

You can now tag media from within your galleries! FooGallery PRO makes it simple to add, edit or remove tags or categories, from within each of your galleries. Best of all, you can do this in bulk. You may be wondering how this will help you, and why you would need to categorize or tag media. We’re going to look at how it can help to use media tags in your galleries. Plus we’ll chat about the benefits of using the new Bulk Taxonomy Manager in FooGallery PRO. And keep reading for a quick guide on how to use this … Read more…

4 Tips for Painlessly Compressing Images

4 tips for compressing images

Your website load time has a direct impact on user experience and your Google page ranking. Image file size has a direct impact on your website loading speed. This means that image file size can directly correlate with how many visitors see your site and the quality of their experience. In short, compressing your image size can help bring more users to your site and keep them there for longer. In this article, you’ll learn how image compression works and some tips for compressing your images effectively. How Do You Compress Images? You compress images using codecs, either directly or … Read more…

How To Sell Photos Online With FooBox And Fotomoto

How to sell photos online with FooBox and Fotomoto

FooBox Pro and Fotomoto work together to provide you with the eCommerce solution you need. With these two platforms, you are able to sell photos from your WordPress website. Plus, it’s easy to set up and simple to use. How does it work? FooBox, as you probably know, is a responsive WordPress lightbox. It works by opening your images in a popup or overlay on your screen. If you are using a gallery with this, such as FooGallery, then you will also be able to scroll through the gallery images from the lightbox. Fotomoto is an eCommerce widget that integrates … Read more…

Getting Creative With FooGallery And Gutenberg

Getting creative with FooGallery and Gutenberg

FooGallery is designed to work with the Gutenburg block editor. It comes with its own Gutenberg block, allowing you to add and preview galleries within the page editor. But what else can you do with FooGallery and Gutenberg? Here’s a look at how you can get creative with your blocks. Using the FooGallery Block Inserting galleries into your post is simple with the FooGallery block. We’ve covered this in more detail in this post, but let’s recap quickly. As soon as FooGallery is installed, you’ll see the FooGallery block in your block menu. It looks like this: Once you click … Read more…