Did you know that WordPress Plugin Easy FancyBox
and WordPress Plugin Responsive Lightbox by dFactory are the most used
Lightbox WordPress Plugins of them all. By knowing this you can save alot
of time finding the best Lightbox plugin.
By analyzing 239,234 WordPress installations we have come up with a list of 55
Lightbox WordPress Plugins that you can use to find your Lightbox Plugin in no time.
Top 5 Lightbox WordPress Plugins
1) Easy FancyBox
2) Responsive Lightbox by dFactory
3) Simple Lightbox
4) WP Lightbox 2
5) FancyBox for WordPress
The % of Websites Using Top 5 Lightbox 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.
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.
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 574 Websites Using FooBox Image Lightbox WordPress Plugin
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
If you’re looking to grow your list, then PopupAlly is the no-fluff free WordPress popup plugin for you. With built-in advanced features this lightbox popup plugin allows you to build your list as people are about to exit your website.
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.
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 WordPress implementation of the stellar Slimbox2 script by Christophe Beyls (an enhanced clone of the Lightbox script) which utilizes the jQuery library to create an impressive image overlay with slide-out effects.
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
Adds a very simple Colorbox to your linked images. This plugin is intended as an easy to use alternative to other lightbox / Colorbox
alternatives. Unlike most other plugins with similar functionality, this one does not have any settings or requirements whatsoever,
simple install, activate and yer done 🙂
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’.
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.
FancyBox Gallery integrates the FancyBox jQuery plugin into the WordPress
gallery functionality. Simply use the gallery shortcode to display
thumbnails in your posts with the option to link directly to the images (not
the attachment template), and the plugin handles the rest. You get nice
popups for the larger sized images, scaled to fit in the browser window,
with a nice overlay effect.
blueimp Gallery is a touch-enabled, responsive and customizable image and video gallery, carousel and lightbox, optimized for both mobile and desktop web browsers.
It features swipe, mouse and keyboard navigation, transition effects, slideshow functionality, fullscreen support and on-demand content loading and can be extended to display additional content types.
This is the official WordPress plugin for the Gallery lightbox functionality.
By default it automatically adds lightbox functionality to image links ending with gif, jpg, jpeg and png extensions. The plugin provides an options page to disable the automatic feature and to restrict the list of media types. It is also possible to add lightbox functionality for a link manually.
WordPress Plugin ARI Fancy Lightbox – WordPress Popup Description:
The plugin uses Fancybox popup to bring lightbox effect to WordPress sites. Use it to show images from native WordPress, NextGEN, Justified Image Grid and Jetpack galleries, photos, videos from YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Vine, Metacafe services, PDF documents, Google Maps links, inline content, external pages into the lightbox.
List of 19 Websites Using ARI Fancy Lightbox – WordPress Popup
WordPress Plugin Photo Video Gallery Master Description:
A perfect responsive Gallery Plugin for WordPress where you are able to display your WordPress content like Photo, Video, Link, Image etc in gallery format with CSS3 Hover Animation & Display with Lightbox.
List of 12 Websites Using Photo Video Gallery Master
WordPress Plugin Image and Video Lightbox, Lightbox PopUp Description:
WordPress Image and Video Lightbox is an high customizable and responsive plugin for displaying images and videos in popup. You just need install our plugin and enable it.
There are a lot of settings that will help you to configure what you need.
List of 12 Websites Using Image and Video Lightbox, Lightbox PopUp
Use the free Modal Window plugin to quickly and easily create informative pop-ups. Add the text and media you need, insert shortcodes of forms and much more. Change the behavior of the display of modal windows depending on the user’s actions on the page.
List of 10 Websites Using Modal Window – create popup modal window
That’s right – you can now get a Lite version of the best-selling Social Gallery for Free!
It’s not quite as feature packed as Social Gallery Pro but it’s still kick ass. If you are looking to test out Social Gallery or your on a small (or zero) budget you can get a copy here, just click the red “Download Version 2.3” button above.
WordPress Plugin Tiled Gallery Carousel Without JetPack Description:
There is no doubt that JetPack packed with tons of features. However, many users don’t want all that monstrous codes in their blog for one or two modules. Also, You should connect your blog to wordpress.com to get the JetPack features.
List of 9 Websites Using Tiled Gallery Carousel Without JetPack
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
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.