If you have a blog, which I suppose you have, you are certainly aware of the fact that only words cannot make a difference. You need to have some images along with the post to make it look beautiful and engaging. However, choosing the best image is certainly a tough task but what is even tougher is editing them or making them sharable. So does that mean you will have to squeeze your busy schedule even further and make space for this additional responsibility? Of course not, as there are cool and capable WordPress plugins available that can help you do this mundane task in a matter of few minutes and that too with meticulous efficiency. Let’s explore some of these WordPress plugins:
Post video players slideshow and photo galleries: This plugin lets you create photo and video galleries in a matter of few seconds. No complexities are involved in the process, just a few clicks and there you go.
Feature Content Gallery: This is a really simple WordPress plugin that helps you create an automated rotating image gallery that can be placed almost anywhere in the blog. You can place it either in the posts or try something different by placing on some pages. Easy to integrate, this plugin lets you integrate a custom field to each page, post or wherever you want to display the gallery.
Dynamic Content Gallery: Harnessing the power of either Galleryview script for jQuery or JonDesign SmoothGallery script for mootools, this awesome plugin can create a super awesome dynamic gallery by fetching images from pages or featured posts. I have tried this plugin in my WordPress coupon blog that offers amazing discount coupons on image sharing sites like snapfish, mixbook.com etc; the plugin works fine.
Lightview Plus: This is a WordPress plugin that does a simple job without making things complex unnecessarily. Though there is not a huge difference between lightbox and lightview, it is comparatively nice to use. It automatically makes some changes in the available image links to use lightview.
WordPress Gallery Slideshow: With an easy and intuitive interface, WordPress Gallery Slideshow makes its mark felt quite strongly. The greatness of this plugin is that you can place slideshow virtually anywhere in the blog, be it on the template section or on the sidebar.
Lazyest Gallery: As the name suggest, this plugin is meant for those lazy folk who want to get things done automatically. Just get your hands on this WordPress plugin and you will star struck to know that it creates slide show, comments, thumb etc at one go.
Shadowbox JS: Those of you who are in need of featuring an image gallery in their blog but do not want to stay restricted to Lightview, Shadowbox JS is the ideal platform that they can have. It is powerful, enriched with sophisticated features and has more functionalities that you can wish to have in a simple plugin.
Fancy Box for WordPress: This a super simple WordPress plugin for WordPress site and does all the basic and advance tasks as required. With Fancy Box, you will be able to customize almost anything and everything and that too without meddling with the complexities involved in the process. Opacity, overlay color, close button position, animation type, zoom speed, margin color and width are some of the areas where customization can be done fairly easily.