How to Manually Install WordPress in 6 Simple Steps

How to manually install wordpress

WordPress is not only a website or blog creation tool, it provides a hosting platform as well. This means that if you are just getting started with your site or blog, or you want to experiment, play around with and test out the many features of WordPress, you don’t need to manually install WordPress. Instead, you can let a hosting provider handle this for you. Many users prefer to open a hosting account with web hosting platforms such as GoDaddy, Host Gator, Bluehost, or even WordPress itself, to name but a few. For a comparative look at the various web-hosting … Read more…

How to Create A Video Gallery in WordPress

FooGallery Feature - Video Galleries

How do you display multiple videos on a page? 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. Plus, in a gallery format, visitors to your site won’t stop at just … 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…

WFH: Tools, Tips and Strategies for Successful Remote Work

WFH: Resources for working from home

WFH, or Working From Home, is now something we are all getting to grips with. This might sound appealing to some of us – fewer distractions, no commuting, and you can wear your pajamas all day if you really want. But it comes with some unique difficulties. Especially, if you’re a parent. Skip ahead to our resources: WFH Tools: Resources for Working at Home WFH Parents: Resources for Moms, Dads and Children Covid-19 Resources The advantage of living in these times, is that we have the ability to work and communicate from home. If you have the internet and a … Read more…

What is the Best WordPress Gallery Plugin?

Best WordPress Gallery Plugin

A Detailed, Honest Comparison of FooPlugins, NextGEN and Envira. FooGallery is a WordPress gallery plugin, and we think it is the best on the market. But we wanted to put this to the test. After all, we can’t call ourselves the Best WordPress Gallery Plugin if we don’t measure up. So we decided to take a closer look at what FooGallery has to offer and how it performs, in comparison to two other popular WordPress Galleries. NextGEN and Envira are both well-established galleries with a large following. NextGEN has been around for quite some time, so it has a more … Read more…

How To Create A WordPress Gallery

How to create a WordPress Gallery

Creating a WordPress gallery is really simple. Whether you’re using a WordPress gallery plugin (like FooGallery) or not, it should only take you a few minutes to create your own gallery. Besides, using a gallery has plenty of benefits. What is a WordPress Gallery? A gallery is a collection of images (or media) on your website. With WordPress it’s easy to create and insert galleries into your pages or posts. You can use galleries to showcase your work. Photographers or artists, for example, can make great use of galleries as a portfolio. You could use a gallery to showcase products; … 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…

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…

Getting Started With FooGallery

Getting started with FooGallery

What is FooGallery? FooGallery is the Most Intuitive and Extensible Gallery Creation and Management Tool Ever Created for WordPress; built to be simple for users and highly flexible for developers. FooGallery is a WordPress Gallery Plugin that allows you to easily create beautiful photo galleries. The plugin provides for an intuitive gallery creation and management experience with the added benefit of the powerful features that FooGalley includes. Getting Started The first step in installing the FooGallery plugin. If you haven’t already done so, you can go here to find out how to install it. Once installed, it’s time to create … Read more…