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…

7 Booking Plugins for Photographers in 2020

7 Booking Plugins for Photographers in 2020

Using a scheduling or booking plugin on your WordPress site can make for a more efficient photography business. Automating your bookings, allowing visitors to view your calendar or allowing customers to make online payments are all efficient ways to reduce your workload while improving user experience. To help you find the best solution for you, we’ve rounded up seven WordPress plugins that can optimize your booking and scheduling process. BirchPress BirchPress is a feature-rich calendar and booking plugin. It allows your users to easily check your calendar and make a booking. The booking form is customizable, so you only need … Read more…

34 Free Photography Plugins for WordPress

Using wordpress for your photography website

Do you have a WordPress site? Are you looking for free photography plugins? In a world in which social media play an extremely important role, some aspiring photographers who dream about going big think that showcasing their photos on social media platforms such as Instagram, Pinterest, or Facebook, is enough to achieve success.  While social media helps to showcase your artwork, WordPress helps you actively sell it. Having an easy-to-navigate gallery that lets you sell prints of your work will bridge the gap from having exposure to achieving sales and being able to make a profit from your work.  Using … Read more…

Five tips for Creating an Image Gallery for DIY Projects

To showcase your DIY projects, use these five tips to create the ideal image gallery

If you’re blogging about your DIY projects, then a good image gallery is essential. Your DIY blog will feature projects that your readers can do at home, for themselves. Following instructions is a lot easier when you have good images and a photo gallery that illustrates exactly what you need to do. So here are some tips for creating the perfect image gallery for your DIY Projects. Take Photos The first tip is to take photos – and lots of them. Take photos of the equipment you use if you’re building something, or the items you’ll need to make your … Read more…

7 Day Free Trial of FooBox Pro! (no credit card required)

FooBox Pro Free Trial

In a previous post we detailed some of the challenges of running (and growing) a plugin business. We showed you how we’ve implemented the Freemius platform in our free FooBox image lightbox plugin. One of the things we’ve been testing is allowing trials of FooBox Pro. This feature allows users to utilize the full feature set of FooBox Pro like social sharing, HTML, video, and more. In the past two months, we’ve been able to track a lot of data of how users are interacting with FooBox free, and it’s been invaluable thanks to Freemius. Allowing Pro Trials Works for All … Read more…

What FooGallery Extensions or Gallery Templates Would You Like?

Foogallery WordPress Gallery Plugin

Our free FooGallery plugin has seen a massive adoption rate over the past 6 months and for that we are truly grateful. We built FooGallery as an extensible plugin that can accept extensions and gallery templates as addons to the core plugin, some free and some paid. It’s now your turn to guide the direction of what addons come next for FooGallery. We’re requesting to hear from you to ensure we are building what you want and need. The simple form below is one method we’re using to gain insight from users of FooGallery and the community as a whole. … Read more…