Did you know that WordPress Plugin Easy FancyBox
and WordPress Plugin WP Retina 2x are the most used
Image WordPress Plugins of them all. By knowing this you can save alot
of time finding the best Image plugin.
By analyzing 239,315 WordPress installations we have come up with a list of 99
Image WordPress Plugins that you can use to find your Image Plugin in no time.
Top 5 Image WordPress Plugins
1) Easy FancyBox
2) WP Retina 2x
3) WP Lightbox 2
4) FancyBox for WordPress
5) WP jQuery Lightbox
The % of Websites Using Top 5 Image WordPress Plugins
Easy FancyBox plugin for WordPress websites gives you a flexible and aesthetic light box solution for just about all media links on your website. Easy FancyBox uses the packed FancyBox jQuery extension and is WP 3+ Multi-Site compatible. After activation you can find a new section FancyBox on your Settings > Media admin page where you can manage the plugins options.
This plugin does two things: it creates the image files required by the High-DPI devices and it displays them to your visitors accordingly. Your website will look beautiful and crisp on every device! The retina images will be generated for you automatically (though you can also do it manually) and served to the retina devices. The concept of retina images for full-size images is also a very unique feature which is only provided by this plugin (which is why it became unique).
WP Lightbox 2 is an WordPress lightbox tool for adding responsive lightbox effect for your website images and also create lightbox effect for album/gallery photos on your WordPress blog.
Just install and sit back. This plugin enable image overlay Lightbox effect for all the images in your WordPress website.
Also our WP Lightbox 2 plugin allow you to configure the lightbox settings.
There are a lot of useful setting for this lightbox, that will help you to display lightbox effect in different ways.
WordPress Plugin jQuery Pin It Button For Images Description:
If you’re looking for an easy way to pin images in your blog posts and pages, this plugin will help you with that. It highlights images and adds a “Pin it” button over them once the user hovers his mouse over an image. Once the user clicks the “Pin it” button, the plugin shows a pop-up window with the image and a description. Everything is ready for pinning, although the user can alter the description.
List of 1,281 Websites Using jQuery Pin It Button For Images
Adds a field to load the image in a menu item and displays the image inside the link in the menu before the text.
Now you can upload the second image and set to the mouse over/out effect.
And also change position of title or hide title if need.
And… load images via media uploader!
Now WPML compliant!
Meteor Slides makes it simple to create slideshows and publish them with a shortcode, widget, or template tag. The slideshows scale with responsive and fluid themes to fit any device and have touch support. Powered by jQuery Cycle with over twenty transition styles to choose from.
WordPress Plugin WP Featherlight – A Simple jQuery Lightbox Description:
WP Featherlight is a WordPress lightbox plugin for adding a minimal, high-performance, responsive jQuery lightbox to your WordPress website. At its core, WP Featherlight is a WordPress plugin wrapper for the Featherlight jQuery lightbox plugin. When installed, the plugin will automatically display all standard WordPress images and galleries in a simple, minimalistic lightbox popup.
List of 365 Websites Using WP Featherlight – A Simple jQuery Lightbox
From 0.7.1, 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.
WP Colorbox plugin is a simple lightbox tool for WordPress. It allows users to pop up content in lightbox using the popular jQuery ColorBox library. They can also view the larger version of a particular media file without leaving the page.
List of 166 Websites Using WordPress Colorbox Lightbox
A widgetized plugin that puts an image rotator on your theme in any sidebar. You can choose from three different transitions: linear, loop, and fade. In the widget settings you have the ability to set the transition speed, apply nofollow if linked, open links in a new window, upload/select images to add to the Image Rotator, and to drag & drop to reorder the order you want the images to appear. Or you can set randomize and each time the widget loads it will start with a random image and work its way through your array. Watch the video below for a short demonstration of workflow.
CataBlog allows you to catalog pretty much anything you would want and share it through your blog in a simple but elegant gallery. Upload images, give them titles, links, descriptions and then save them into your catalog. Use categories to organize and filter your catalog items into multiple different catalogs. Show off your photos in high resolution with the LightBox effect, perfect for simple galleries. Easy, intuitive and smart design makes it trivial to keep track of all your different catalogs and create amazing e-stores, galleries, lists and more.
WordPress Plugin Simple Full Screen Background Image Description:
Simple Full Screen Background Image will allow you to easily upload and set a full screen image as the background of your website. Images will be automatically scaled
with the browser, so regardless of the browser size, the image will always fill the screen, even as the browser is resized live.
List of 109 Websites Using Simple Full Screen Background Image
Allows you to add/edit/attach/un-attach/delete/sort the files attached to your WordPress posts all from the post editor. Integrates seamlessly with WordPress using the default WordPress attachments type, full control over cropping of the different attachment image sizes crop editor and no configuration needed to add WP Better Attachments to custom post types.
Are you looking for a robust, modern and very configurable image zoom plugin? WP Image Zoom will allow you easily to create a magnifying glass on your images, all from a very intuitive WP admin interface.
Awesome Flickr Gallery is a simple, fast and light plugin to create a
gallery of your Flickr photos on your WordPress enabled website. This plugin
aims at providing a simple yet customizable way to create clean and professional looking Flickr
Feel free to get in touch with us about anything you’d like me to add to this plugin or any feedback. We love hearing from our users! Start a thread on the plugin forum and we’ll get back to you shortly!
This plugin creates a Slideshow/Slider with post thumbnails in your posts configured for a particular category of your wordpress. It is entirely written in jQuery (following the pattern of my other plugins).
Easy SwipeBox plugin for WordPress websites gives you a flexible, aesthetic and mobile-friendly Lightbox solution for just about all media links on your website. Easy SwipeBox uses the packed SwipeBox and is multisite compatible.
A simple shortcode to add your gfycat videos into your website. This plugin will enable you to use shortcodes to insert your gfycat videos from gfycat.com. Based on gfycat.js, an embed script to generate gfycat embeds on 3rd party websites by gfycat.com.
WordPress Plugin Update Image Tag Alt Attribute Description:
This is a alt text modification plugin. It will take all empty alt tags and create a tag based upon the page they are attached to. This is best used when you have properly named files or have loaded images into the library in bulk.
List of 44 Websites Using Update Image Tag Alt Attribute
Cool Image Share is a must-use plugin for any site with images in posts. It adds social icons to each image in your posts. And it doesn’t just display the icons – it does that beautifully with different CSS3 effects, which attracts the attention of your visitors and makes them want to use the icons for sharing your posts.
XmasB Quotes lets you add and show randow quotes to your wordpress blog with ease. It uses the db to store quotes.
You can specify an image for each quote, deafult image for quotes, or disable images.
Now with the option to use quotes as links!
Polaroid Gallery is a CSS3 & jQuery Image Gallery plugin for WordPress Media Library. It is used to overlay images as polaroid pictures on the current page or post and uses WordPress Media Library. Using Polaroid Gallery you add unique view for your blog posts. Polaroid Gallery adds feeling of old good times.
It is quite easy to use. All you need to do is to create standard wordpress gallery. All other things Polaroid Gallery will make for you by its own. Once you try it you love it.
Sometimes you need a proper image gallery to display particular images, and there
are plenty of plugins for that. Easy Image Display is for those other
times, when all you need is an easy way to display some random images, or X latest/oldest
images uploaded to your site.
Additional features include an integration with jQuery Colorbox and animated scrolling.
The Simple Nivo Slider plugin provides easy access to Gilbert Pellegrom’s excellent jQuery-based Nivo Slider. The admin panel makes it easy to tweak the most commonly used Nivo Slider options from within WordPress.
Widget to display a user selected image as a logo; or, used as a plugin that displays the image fixed in one of the four corners of the display.
Copyright 2009-2016 Edward Caissie (email : firstname.lastname@example.org)
WordPress Plugin Inline Image Upload for BBPress Description:
This plugin enables the TinyMCE WYSIWYG editor for BBPress forum topics and replies and adds a button to the editor’s “Insert/edit image” dialog that allows forum users to upload images from their computer and insert them inline into their posts.
List of 17 Websites Using Inline Image Upload for BBPress
The WEBphysiology Portfolio plugin was built to provide a clean, current look in situations where an expanded list-style or grid-style portfolio layout is appropriate. The plugin is implemented via a [shortcode] that supports a variety of filtering options based upon Portfolio Type. More than one shortcode can be used on a given page, allowing for grouping portfolio records by type. And the shortcode also supports overriding many overall option settings on a case-by-case basis.
There comes a time when you need more flexibility than the standard WP gallery offers, That’s when this plugin steps in. This plugin’s goal is to make it easy to create a gallery and place it wherever you need. A perfect example would be to create a product gallery for an ecommerce website and then have the flexibility to position it where you wanted to match your theme’s design.
Yet another gallery plugin. I was looking for a simple gallery where you can
select a thumbnail, see the complete picture in a acceptable size but also have
the oppertunity to see the details of the image. I searched the web for a way
to do this and found the AnythingZoomer, a jQuery Plugin by Chris Coyier. I
originally used this jquery plugin for this WordPress plugin.
CIR (Comment Images Reloaded) allows users to add photos, images or animation to post in comments.
The plugin monitors technical issues, which reduce number of queries to the database and the size of the page with hundreds of comments.
Create mobile responsive buttons with background images and pure CSS3 animated on hover effects. Include a button title and a subtitle that appears when the user move the mouse hover the button. Recommended to be used as a page or sections links.
WordPress Plugin Featured Image Generator Description:
Have you ever had a hard time looking for featured images for your website? This plug-in can search great and useful photos free license like unsplash.com and import to your website in just one click. The tools included are layers, color adjustment & texts that can make your featured image a lot better than usual.
List of 11 Websites Using Featured Image Generator
Lightboxes are a very powerful way to capture your visitors attention. WP Tactical Popups aims to help you do just that. Flexible enough to display HTML advertisements and image lightboxes, yet useable enough to do it in minutes.
WordPress Plugin No Right Click Images Plugin Description:
List of 10 Websites Using No Right Click Images Plugin
WordPress Plugin Accordion Image Menu Description:
This is a menu that uses the images attached to the posts/pages galleries as items background. You can insert the menu wherever you want: into the content, in your theme files and as a widgets. Visit the plugin page for demos and details.
A collection of powerful WordPress Widgets that will help to super charge your blog. Each of the widgets in this bundle has been built in an effort to provide functionality that is greatly lacking with the default WordPress widgets.
WordPress Plugin phZoom Plugin for WordPress Description:
phZoom is a kind of plugin board, based on jQuery to show photos light box effects. Although phZoom’s volume is very small, it still can show special picture animations. It supports most browers as well, included IE+. If picture links were webs, it could not show this effect.
List of 7 Websites Using phZoom Plugin for WordPress
WP SmartCrop allows you to set the ‘focal point’ of any image, right from the media library, then crops your images to match your css rules (no more squished aspect ratios), keeping that focal point, not only in view, but as near as possible to a ‘rule of thirds’ position in the image. The results are powerful, composed photos at any screen size, with any constraints.
WordPress Plugin Auto Image Alt Attribute Description:
Adds automatically alt attributes in image tag where alt attributes are missing or alt is empty. Just install plugin, it will automatically adds alt attribute to all images in your website. It will resolve alt missing issue. It will auto pick image name and assign it to missing alt attribute.
The Multibox script by phatfusion, further improved by Liam Smart is probably the best lightbox option within the MooTools framework.
It handles images, flash video and swf, ajax and remote html, realmedia, windows media, pdf and mp3 playback, with automatic slideshows.
Colors, borders and custom icon folder could be set directly on the settings page.
Smart Image Loader loads images which are visible in the initial viewport of your website before any images whose position is “below the fold”, outside the current viewport. Those images can be loaded as soon as the visible images are finished loading or “lazy loaded” when they would become visible. This can be useful for bandwidth saving on mobile devices.
Image Caption Hover lets you to insert images in your site with cool and interactive hover effects in a simple and flexible way. It’s easy to use and fast to configure and has a bunch of settings and options to setup as per your need. Touch devices behaviour can also be configured accordingly.
Very simple, unique and exciting plugin that allows the bloggers to link an image to an audio file through the Media Library. Automatically, a little play icon will be added on your images in your posts. That way, you can give another dimension to your images thanks to sounds, music or voice-over. Here is a very simple example.
Slideshow CK is an image slider can display your images or videos with nice effects. It is compatible with mobiles, responsive design (adaptive width) and you can slide with your fingers on your mobile. You can easily manage the slides with a Drag & Drop interface.