Gallery WordPress Plugins

Tired of sorting through literally hundreds of gallery WordPress plugin in search of the right one. This is a challenge most Wordpessdesigners face. A photo gallery on your site improves the look and provides an opportunity to deliver more quality visual content on your site or blog. One of the best ways to implement amazing gallery displays by use of plugins.   In the article below, we take a look at the best available premium gallery WordPress plugins.

Fancy Gallery

Fancy Gallery

Create amazing individual galleries with this  WordPress plugin which is not only easy and friendly to use but also comes with a host of options. You get an AJAX-driven administration panel, different navigation types and an HTML generator to use on external website galleries. The plugin is a good fit for large image websites and is a must-have for photographers and art displays.

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Thumbnail Gallery

This fully responsive gallery WordPress plugin adds a thumbnail gallery to your WordPress site. It features multiple options such as an advanced social sharing and a fully customizable lightbox for greater reach and effects and your gallery and content. You can embed videos from popular video-sharing sites such as Youtube, Daily Motion, and Vimeo.

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Facebook Gallery

Built on a solid code base, Facebook gallery WordPress brings the power of CSS3, Javascript, and HTML5 and puts it into converting your website to a beautiful gallery with special effects, a well-arranged display, and animations. The plugin is fully responsive and comes with a shortcode option to enable placement of the galleries on any part of the site.

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Isotope Gallery

The Isotope gallery plugin is easy to configure, use and maintain as it comes with a user-friendly drag and drop interface to help you build and design amazing galleries. It gives you the ability to create an unlimited number of galleries with different settings available for each of the galleries. The plugin is well documented and enjoys support from a vibrant user community.

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Unite Gallery

You get 9 pre-designed gallery types with a fully responsive and mobile-ready design for your WordPress site. The plugin features a special gallery with support for either local or embedded videos from popular sites such as Daily motion and youtube. More optimization has been done to suit the plugin for use in multiple devices by enabling zoom, swipe and touch on the galleries.

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User Gallery

The makers of this plugin will give a lifetime of free updates and a 6-month full free support for their premium users. It comes with a full featured admin panel with support for image metadata, email notifications, image resizing and unlimited categories for your site. Other features include a full compatibility with popular plugins such as BuddyPress and WooCommerce.

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Instagram Gallery

This WordPress plugin brings server-side caching to your WordPress blog or website. Its especially fit for image and photography website and comes with 6 gallery types and a lightbox integration. Support is provided for https to further secure your site. The auto-update enables you to keep up with the latest features of the plugin.

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Global Gallery

 

 

The global gallery WordPress plugin is fitted with a large collection of highly adaptive and responsive galleries for your WordPress site.  Deep-linked filters help smooth navigation further providing an excellent browsing experience. WP locals and an integration to google drive, wp galleries, and nextGEN make this fit for sites across various niches. Lightbox effects with a ready to use watermark adds a layer of professionalism and copyright protection for your images. You will also get an automatic gallery creation with cache enabled.

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Auto Grid Responsive Gallery

 

With this plugin, the admins’ main job will be to organize the images. It regularly scans your WordPress files and builds a gallery for all image you upload. The pre-designed galleries are fully responsive and can comfortably be viewed from multiple device sizes. A drag and drop functionality makes designing and organizing your gallery a breeze with an FTP upload option making uploads easy to manage. Images and videos can be ordered by date, name or just randomly. You can also activate and deactivate user features through various javascript options provided.

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Video Gallery WordPress Plugin /w YouTube, Vimeo

Link your youtube and social media pages to various images in the gallery with the aid of this WordPress plugin. It is fully responsive, touch-enabled and retina ready. Video gallery features include at least 5  skins and a skin generator to help you better brand your website. A hybrid video player as also been included with an example preview option for all videos. The gallery plugin also reads .srt files for subtitle support and features a backup database with an import and export option.

 

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Social Gallery WordPress Photo Viewer Plugin

Give your users a familiar Facebook-style image viewing with a nextGEN gallery integration that brings a full compatibility to your WordPress site. You get to set up and design amazing displays with social overlay options and a social analytics framework for your image or video website. A clean and well build code base further streamline your site’s speed with various functions such as face detection, image tagging, and an integration to Discus and Facebook comments to fuel a discussion right below each image.

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