Did you know that WordPress Plugin Responsive Lightbox by dFactory
and WordPress Plugin WP Retina 2x are the most used
Images WordPress Plugins of them all. By knowing this you can save alot
of time finding the best Images plugin.
By analyzing 239,315 WordPress installations we have come up with a list of 101
Images WordPress Plugins that you can use to find your Images Plugin in no time.
Top 5 Images WordPress Plugins
1) Responsive Lightbox by dFactory
2) WP Retina 2x
3) Simple Lightbox
4) Instagram Slider Widget
5) jQuery Pin It Button For Images
The % of Websites Using Top 5 Images WordPress Plugins
WordPress Plugin: Responsive Lightbox by dFactory
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).
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
FooBox was the first lightbox to take responsive layout seriously. Not only does it scale images to look better on phones, but it rearranges it’s button controls to look great in both portrait or landscape orientation.
List of 572 Websites Using FooBox Image Lightbox WordPress Plugin
Adds local (private) avatars for your users. Maybe your users don’t want a global avatar, aren’t IT savvy enough to set a Gravatar up, simply want a private avatar for your blog, or any other reason too… Well, from WordPress 2.5 onwards, you can manage local and global avatars with this plugin. Plus you can use your Twitter avatar too!
WordPress Plugin Featured Content Gallery Description:
Featured Content Gallery creates an automated, fully customizable rotating image gallery anywhere within your WordPress site. Choose your images and display categories, pages or posts with custom overlay text and a thumbnail carousel. Custom options include gallery size, color, style and more. Featured Content Gallery home page: FeaturedContentGallery.com.
List of 260 Websites Using Featured Content Gallery
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.
This plugin creates a dynamic gallery of images for latest and/or featured content using either the JonDesign SmoothGallery script for mootools, or a custom jQuery script. The plugin dynamically creates the gallery from your latest and/or featured content by either automatically pulling in the first Image Attachment from relevant Posts/Pages, or by specifying image URLs in a DCG Metabox in the Write screen for the relevant Posts/Pages. Additionally, default images can be displayed in the event that Posts/Pages don’t have an Image Attachment or manually specified image. A Dashboard Settings page gives access to a comprehensive range of options for populating the gallery and configuring its look and behaviour. The DCG can be added to your theme as a Widget, or by using a template tag.
List of 235 Websites Using Dynamic Content Gallery
Shutter Reloaded is an image viewer for your website that works similarly to Lightbox, Thickbox, etc. but is under 10KB in size and does not require any external libraries. It has many features: resizing large images if the window is too small to display them with option to show the full size image, combining images in sets, redrawing the window after resizing, pre-loading of neighbour images for faster display and very good browser compatibility.
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.
Gallery Bank is a WordPress Gallery Plugin designed to create Elegant and Beautiful Photo Gallery Albums along with Images and videos using Grid Albums, List Albums, Individual Albums, Masonry Layouts and Thumbnail Layouts along with Special Effects and Animation Effects.
List of 117 Websites Using Gallery – Photo Gallery – WordPress Gallery Plugin | Gallery Bank
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.
Crelly Slider is a Free / Open Source responsive WordPress slider that supports layers. You can add Texts, Images, YouTube/Vimeo videos using a powerful Drag & Drop Builder and animate each of them. It is perfect to display your creative content in posts and pages.
A simple plugin that adds an image gallery to each post and page.
Most gallery plugins seem to be fancy and advanced but sometimes you just want a simple solution to add images to a post or page. I created this to solve that problem.
The plugin uses the WordPress image manager, so you can add already uploaded images too a gallery.
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!
Dynamic headers fills a void that has been present for a while in WordPress. It is a small, easy to use plugin that allows you to manage what header media is shown on each page/post. Unlike some other plugins however, this plugin allows you to use any image file OR a .swf Flash file. So you are no longer limited to a certain media type for your headers and you are no longer limited to one site-wide header. Enjoy.
ImageMapper is a WordPress plugin designed to add interactivity in images in posts. The plugin was originally designed for web comics, but with its good customization options it can be used for adding interactivity to any kind of images.
This plugin finds every GIF animation in your posts and replace it to a preview image. Doesn’t matter the GIF embedded from another website or use WordPress’s static thumbnail. It automatically generates the preview image from the first frame of the animation and save it to the post’s media directory with -gap.jpg suffix.
The Easiest Way to Create Image, Video and Post Carousel.
Carousel Slider is a touch enabled WordPress plugin that lets you create highly customizable, stylish responsive carousel slider. With Carousel Slider, you can create image carousel using media gallery or custom url, post carousel, video carousel. We have integrated Owl Carousel 2 into our plugin for the ultimate device support.
CyberChimps’s free iFeature Slider is a popular free WordPress slider that’s truly responsive. Create a new slider through the iFeature Slider menu, where you can upload your images or use ones you have in your media library.
This basic plugin enables the Magnific Popup image lightbox to work with single images within your posts and pages, gallery images using the built-in WordPress gallery and also WooCommerce product images.
Images within a Gallery will have next and previous arrows.
You can add an alt attribute to your image, to enable lightbox ‘captions’.
WP Fluid Images runs when you insert an image into a Post or Page. It removes the fixed width and height attributes from the image tag. If you insert an image from the image uploader, by default, a width and height attribute is inserted into the image tag with fixed pixel values. This plugin prevents this from happening, because this can be problematic if your theme is built using responsive design methods. The plugin also adds a style tag near the end of the document that sets a max-width rule of 100%. This helps ensure that any image in a Post or Page won’t extend past the width of the Post or Page.
Slimbox is a 7kb visual clone of the popular Lightbox JS v2.4 by Lokesh Dhakar, written using the ultra compact mootools framework.
It was designed to be small, efficient, more convenient and 100% compatible with the original Lightbox v2.
Displays a beautiful image gallery with a fullscreen option in pages or posts.
Just insert the [gallery] shortcode into your page or post, and any attached images will appear in the gallery.
It’s mobile- and touch-ready so you can easily swipe through your photos on supported devices.
Two visual options to choose from: light and dark.
NextGEN-Galleryview (originally created by Alex Rabe) is a WordPress plugin providing NextGen-Gallery plugin users a new template based on the Galleryview jQuery Plugin created by Jack Wanders (@jackwanders). The plugin has been updated by Brandon Hubbard (@bhubbard).
The WordPress images lazy loading plugin (WPILL) enables the jQuery lazy loading of images to improve page load times and increase your Google PageSpeed Score. It delays loading of images outside of the viewport (visible part of a web page). These images won’t be loaded before the user scrolls down to them. Using WPILL on long pages containing many large images makes the page load much faster. It will also reduce server load and save some bandwidth.
WordPress Plugin Wordpress Data Guard [Website Security] Description:
WordPress Data Guard protects your wordpress website from the unauthorized content copying. You can block the desired IP Addresses, right click usage, text-selection and Keyboard Shortcuts which are used for data stealing (like Cut, Copy and Paste) on your website, so that the individuals can’t copy or scrap your data.
List of 26 Websites Using Wordpress Data Guard [Website Security]
Ever had to add a bunch of images with links on them for your event/company partners? With Sponsors, you won’t have to use a text widget for that anymore. The companies and people that support you, your company or your event now get a separate place in the dashboar where you can add a link and an image for each of them. Then you add the Sponsors widget to the sidebar of your choosing and the linked images will show up there.
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.
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
WordPress Plugin CSS Sprite for Google PageSpeed Description:
This plugin create CSS Sprites for wordpress blogs.
It uses my cloud external servers (in http://api.arturoemilio.com ) to create the sprites as they are sent to the blog thru push request. It’s compatible with caching plugins like Autoptimize, Wp Supercache, W3 Total Cache.
List of 13 Websites Using CSS Sprite for Google PageSpeed
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.
WordPress Plugin Lazy Load for WooCommerce Description:
Lazy Load for WooCommerce includes the functionality to properly append Lazy Load into the image loop for WooCommerce in product listings (shop category and product listing). It has been tested against WooCommerce 2.6.4 and should work back to WooCommerce 2.1.0 (untested). This does not apply to the individual product image, but anywhere they are used in the loop (by default, the unordered list).
List of 11 Websites Using Lazy Load for WooCommerce
WordPress Plugin No Right Click Images Plugin Description:
List of 10 Websites Using No Right Click Images Plugin
PixProof is a custom WordPress plugin that is meant to ease the way photographers interact with their clients. It allows you to have a protected straight forward environment to discuss and proof photos from photo shootings, all in a interactive, AJAX based, interface.
Coin Slider 4 WP is WordPress plugin for creating image gallery with unique transition effects of featured posts. You can choose between three types of transition effects: random, swirl and rain. Also, you can set width, height, delay time, number of posts etc.
Crazy Lazy helps increasing the performance of your blog or website by displaying images efficiently. When a page would usually display some images, Crazy Lazy will prevent those images to load. Only when a user scrolls down the page and reaches the position where an image actually should be displayed, that particular image will be loaded from the server.
The GPP Slideshow plugin for WordPress allows you to create minimalist image slideshows using the new Gallery post type or using WordPress’ built in [gallery] shortcode on Posts and Pages. The plugin comes with a Widget for easily inserting a specific gallery into any widgetized are on your theme. This plugin requires WordPress 3.1 and works best with a Graph Paper Press theme.
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.
A widget that displays rotating images from a post’s gallery in the sidebar of
your site. You just specify the post or page, and it will cycle through all the
images from the gallery of that post or page. you can have as many of them as
you want on your site simultaneously. Requires PHP5.
This plugin provides a [vrview] shortcode that embeds 360′ mono-and-stereoscopic images and videos into your WordPress website using Google’s “VR Views” library. On devices supporting VR (such as Google Cardboard devices), a link appears that will display the content in full-screen VR mode.
Support paste images from clipboard for posts & comments (based on filereader.js). For example,
you can take a screenshot using monosnap, and attach it to a post or comment using keyboard shortcuts CTRL+V.
Hybrid Gallery is the 1st WordPress Gallery Plugin with Visual Shortcode Editor, which allows you to create and edit galleries with just one click. It’s the easiest way to set awesome galleries with different layouts, skins, effect and much more…
List of 5 Websites Using Gallery: Hybrid – Advanced Visual Gallery