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Lightbox Gallery

10+ wordpress lightbox plugins useful for slideshow

Jquery lightbox is mostly used for slideshows in web based project. In wordpress that is most favourite. Here I collected some nice wordpress lightbox plugins.

Lightbox Plus ColorBox

Lightbox Plus ColorBox

Lightbox Plus ColorBox implements ColorBox as a lightbox image overlay tool for WordPress. ColorBox was created by Jack Moore and is licensed under the MIT License. Lightbox Plus ColorBox for WordPress implements ColorBox as a lightbox image overlay tool for WordPress. ColorBox was created by Jack Moore and is licensed under the MIT License. Lightbox Plus ColorBox permits users to view larger versions of images without having to leave the current page. Lightbox is able to add a lightbox to WordPress gallery images, display simple slide shows, video, forms and external content in overlays. The use of the dark or light background, which dims the page over which the image has been overlaid, also serves to highlight the image or video being viewed. Lightbox Plus ColorBox captures the image title for display in the overlay.

Simple Lightbox

Simple Lightbox

The next generation of Simple Lightbox is here and ready for brave beta testers. Sign up for SLB 2.0 beta now while there’s still space available!

Simple Lightbox is a very simple and highly customizable lightbox that is easy to add to your WordPress website. It also supports skins, so it can be fully integrated with your site’s theme.

WP Lightbox 2

WP Lightbox 2

From 2.1, the default view changed to Colorbox due to the license regulation by the plugin directory. This plugin used to add the lightbox (overlay) effect to the current page images on your WordPress blog. Used to overlay images on the current page. Extension of wp-jquery-lightbox.

Just install and sit back. This plugin enable image overlay lighbox effect for all the post images in your wordpress plugin. No configuration required.

WP jQuery Lightbox

WP jQuery Lightbox

This plugin lets you keep the awesome Lightbox 2-functionality, but sheds the bulk of the Prototype Framework and Scriptaculous Effects Library.
Warren Krewenki ported Lightbox to jQuery and this plugin is mostly a wrapper to his work: providing localization support, an admin panel for configuration, (optional) auto-boxing of your image links and support for WordPress galleries, including media library titles and captions.

Lightbox Gallery

Lightbox Gallery
the default view changed to Colorbox due to the license regulation by the plugin directory. If you would prefer the prior Lightbox to Colorbox, you need to get the script from the setting page.

Clifton’s Lightbox

Clifton's Lightbox
Clifton’s Lightbox implements a lightbox subscription form overlay. Features a title, list, call-to-action, and image or YouTube video. Users can embed their subscription form into the lightbox and use the call-to-action area to encourage new subscribers.
Clifton’s Lightbox Demo


Lightbox Pop

Lightbox Pop
This plugin allows you to create a lightbox popup with custom contents. You can customize the popup display by configuring various settings such as position settings (height, width, top,left), display logic settings (time delay after page load, number of pages to browse, lightbox repeat interval) and style settings(z-index, overlay opacity, color, border etc). You can use the plugin to display any type of contents such as special promotions, subscription forms, social media icons, feedback forms, video presentations and much more.

jQuery Lightbox

Used to add the lightbox effect to images on your WordPress blog :)

You can check for more information and samples here.


jQuery Lightbox For Native Galleries

Lightbox Gallery
Makes the native WordPress galleries use a lightbox script called ColorBox to display the fullsize images right there in the page. No modifications required.

Frndzk Photo Lightbox Gallery

Frndzk photo lightbox plugin adds lightbox effect to all photos of every post and pages. it also shows photos in a group of a post like a photo album. it has next and previous to navigate photos. Just install the plugin and see your photos! no setup or configuration needed



jquery tips for wordpress theme developers

All web developers know about jquery. May be all of us know or heard about jquery. Jquery is javascript open source library. WordPress itself uses the jquery library for long time but many developers does not know about that.
Because When we develop new wordpress themes then we include the jquery files in that theme.

In this tutorial I will give very simple and basic tips about using jquery in wordpress themes. Using jquery we will introduce very nice effect in our website. with jquery we can generate the more traffic to our website.

Jquery is very lightweight javascript framework. Many web developers developed developed the third party effects and code with jquery.
We can add the Jquery in wordpress theme with very minimal effect. wordpress is given the api for including the jquery in our wordpress theme.

Add Jquery in wordpress theme

For adding the jquery in wordpress you just need to use header.php or functions.php file and put following code in that file.
For header.php put following code in that file.

<?php wp_enqueue_script(‘jquery’); ?>

If you want to use the functions.php file for adding the jquery then use following code.

function insert_jquery()

Above are the very simple and basic tips for adding the jquery in your wordpress theme.

This code will include the latest jquery file in your wordpress theme.