Core Web Vitals: How FooGallery Can Help Improve Your Score

Core Web Vitals & How Foogallery Can Help

Google has announced an update coming in mid-June 2021, which will factor in Core Web Vitals among other page experience signals. This is in keeping with Google’s aim to give users a good online experience and provide them with helpful search results. But what does all of this mean for you? To help you understand this update a bit better, we decided to take a more detailed look at page experience signals, how this will affect you, and what action you need to take. We also take a look at the latest FooGallery update and how it can help you … Read more…

[Update] FooGallery V2: How The Latest Update Will Improve Performance

FooGallery version 2 update to improve performance

FooGallery just got better! FooGallery Version 2 has just been released and includes major improvements for performance. In fact, we’re confident that FooGallery is now the best gallery for optimized performance and improved ranking. Below, we take a look at some of the changes we have made and how this affects your galleries’ performance. FooGallery Update The majority of the changes we made were done to improve the plugin’s performance scores in Lighthouse. Lighthouse is Google’s performance metrics suite, used to assign a score to a page. These performance scores form part of the overall score for your site, which … 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…

Sitemaps and Images, WordPress 5.5, And FooGallery

Sitemaps and Images, WordPress 5.5, And FooGallery

With the release of WordPress 5.5 around the corner, there are questions about sitemaps and images. We take a look at what this means for you and FooGallery. What Are Sitemaps? A sitemap is a list or index of all the URLs and other key information on your site that you want search engines to see. A sitemap can also include the images or videos on your site, or at least all of those that you want indexed by search engines. When Google, for example, crawls your site it may not find all of your URLs or see all of … Read more…

How To Make An Online Portfolio In 5 Easy Steps

5 Steps to create your online portfolio

The Ultimate Guide to Creating Your Own Online Portfolio As a photographer, artist or designer, you want your work to get noticed. One way to showcase your skills is to create an online portfolio. Sounds simple enough, but where do you start? And what should you do next? Whether you are a trying to sell your work or your services, you need people to see your portfolio. Without this, you’re finished before you even get started. You could pay someone to do this for you. But this means parting with a significant portion of your profit. The other (often better) … 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…

News: FooGallery Updates You’re Going to Love

FooGallery Updates You're Going to Love

Since our last update, we’ve been working on more awesome features for FooGallery Free and FooGallery PRO. So we wanted to let you know what you can expect from the latest version of your favorite gallery plugin. Here’s a quick guide to the latest FooGallery updates: FooGallery PRO Updates Here’s what you can expect in the latest version of FooGallery PRO. Bulk Taxonomy Manager Tags and categories are a great way to categorize and sort your images, especially if you want to use Filtering. But not if you have hundreds of photos in a gallery. So we’ve built in a … Read more…

News: Latest Features for FooGallery

News: Latest Features for FooGallery

FooGallery and FooGallery PRO have both been updated to version 1.9.11. Below we’ve highlighted some of the updates and new features that you can expect from your favorite gallery plugin. New Features Apart from the general minor bug fixes and tweaks we always make, we have made some significant changes to both the free version of FooGallery and also FooGallery PRO. In summary these are: RankMath compatibility Invert Color Hover Effect Improved Gallery Performance Better Thumbnail Generation Test Logic FooGallery PRO Lightbox (PRO Only) RankMath Compatibility SEO is very important to any business website. And we understand that with FooGallery. … Read more…

Using a Video Gallery Plugin: Benefits of Video, Tips and What To Avoid

Tips for using a video gallery plugin

Whether you’re introducing your company, explaining a product or hoping to convert readers into buyers, video can be a helpful tool. In fact, there are plenty of benefits when it comes to using video, but you need to use the right tools. One way to get the job done is to use a WordPress video gallery plugin. We’ll take a closer look at why a video gallery plugin is the right tool in just a minute. Importantly, we’ll also look at the do’s and don’ts of using video – we highly recommend that you read these tips. But before we … Read more…

FooGallery PRO: Now With Built In Lightbox

FooGallery Pro: Now with Built In Lightbox

We’re updating FooGallery Pro, and this latest update will include a built-in lightbox! This addition to our Pro gallery plugin has been something we’ve been wanting to do for some time. It’s also a feature many of our users have been looking for. So we decided to take a quick look at why we chose to add this feature, before going into how it will work, and what the benefits are for you. Does The New Lightbox Replace FooBox? No! For a while now, we’ve been looking at the possibility of building a lightbox into FooGallery Pro. Since it’s inception, … Read more…