FooBox settings and themes let you customize images

How To Use FooBox Settings To Customize Your Images

FooBox is a responsive image lightbox. It allows you to open images, forms or other custom html code in a lightbox that automatically adjusts to the size of your screen. The FooBox PRO settings and themes allow you to customize your images to create a unique and look and feel. Here’s a guide to using these settings. FooBox Settings To access the settings for FooBox PRO, find FooBox in your WordPress menu, hover on this and then select Settings. Alternatively, click on FooBox and select the Look & Feel tab. The settings that you select will apply to any of the images … Read more…

Advanced Filtering FooGallery Pro

How To Setup Advanced Filtering In FooGallery PRO

FooGallery PRO’s latest feature, Gallery Filtering, comes with a number of Simple and Advanced Filtering settings. The Advanced Filtering gives you a bit more versatility when it comes to customising your gallery. Below are the settings, with a guide on how to set each up. Selection Mode You can change the Selection Mode from Single (the default) to Multiple. In the Multiple Selection Mode, you can show all images from two or more tags – this is under the Multiple (OR) setting. Or you can set it to show images that only feature in all of the selected tags – … Read more…

FooGallery Pro Filtering how to set up

How To Setup Gallery Filtering In FooGallery PRO

Gallery Filtering, the latest feature on FooGallery PRO, allows you to filter your gallery using Media Tags and Categories. Here is a step-by-step walkthrough of how to create a filtered gallery, including assigning tags to individual images. Step 1: Add Images As with any image gallery, you first need to add your media. Once you have uploaded your images though, you can add your Media Tags and Categories. You will still see the sections for adding the Title, Caption, Alt Text and Description – add these in. If you scroll down a little further, you’ll now see additional fields for … Read more…

Recreate your FooGallery with these loaded effects and paging settings

How to Create a Gallery with Loaded Effects and Paging

FooGallery can help you create an image gallery on your WordPress site, using Loaded Effects and Paging. Take a look at the sample gallery here, or read on to find out how you can recreate this look for yourself. Loaded Effect The loaded effect is the animation effect used to display the thumbnail, once it has loaded. FooGallery Free offers the option of a Fade in Loaded Effect. For more versatility though, you’ll need FooGallery Pro. Here you’ll have everything from Slide in or Swing down options, to Flip, Fade or Scale up. Paging When you have a longer gallery, … Read more…

FooGallery how to add captions to image gallery

FooGallery: How to Add Captions to your Image Gallery

FooGallery makes it easy to add captions to your image gallery. Available on both the Free and Pro versions, the caption settings on FooGallery allow you to choose a title and a description for your thumbnails. Here we show you just how easy it is. Add Images to Your Gallery The first step is loading images to your gallery. This may sound obvious, but the important part of this step is in labelling your images. When you add images to your gallery, you’ll be able to fill in the Title, Caption, Alt Text and Description for each image. You can … Read more…

FooGallery is the Best NextGen Alternative

FooGallery is the best NextGen Alternative

The NextGen gallery plugin recently had some trouble with PHP 7 compatibility, and we had a lot of people asking how they can migrate hundreds of galleries that they had created using NextGen, into a good alternative, like FooGallery. It turns out this is really simple and effortless to do, using the NextGen Importer extension, which comes bundled with FooGallery and is also free! NextGen is not for everyone, so if you want to move to an alternative, then FooGallery is a great choice. How to migrate from NextGen to FooGallery Follow these simple steps to migrate your galleries from … Read more…

Creating a responsive image gallery on your WordPress blog

How to Create a Responsive Image Gallery on your WordPress Blog

Using images is key to any blog, and the best way to showcase your images is with a Responsive Image Gallery. Images – photos, graphics and the like – add visual appeal to your WordPress blog. This gets you a better response and return traffic. But you need to display them properly by using way to an image gallery. Why use a Responsive Image Gallery? Are all of your images the same size? Probably not. Do you want to spend hours cropping and resizing your photos? Definitely not. Then a Responsive Image Gallery is the best solution. A responsive lightbox … Read more…

Use a Photo Gallery for your DIY blog

How to Use a Photo Gallery for your DIY WordPress Blog

Using a photo gallery on your DIY blog can give you an advantage. Whether you blog about a DIY project, craft or hobby, using good quality images can set you apart from the competition. Here are our reasons for using one. There are thousands of DIY blogs and websites available online. From home projects to decorating, from gardening to sewing, if you can do it yourself, someone has probably blogged about it. So you need a way to make your blog stand out above the rest. Why a photo gallery A lot of people are visual thinkers. They think in, … Read more…

retina creation metabox in FooGallery plugin

FooGallery – Now with Retina Creation and Display Support

FooGallery has just been updated to v1.2.18. It comes with two big features, one for end users and one for developers. Look for this version in your updates list or on the .org repo. This post will cover the new retina support. Look for the developer feature post coming in a few days. What Is Retina Display and Why Do We Support It? If you’re not familiar with what “retina display” really means when it comes to images viewed on your website, allow me to explain briefly. Retina Display is a marketing term developed by Apple to refer to devices and … Read more…