Basic Grid Galleryis a premium plugin for WordPress that allows you to build stunning image, video and audio galleries from various sources!
Use the responsive WordPress gallery feature, posts and pages, including photo albums built with other plugins like NextGen Gallery, to connect to major social media streams like Instagram, YouTube, Vimeo, Twitter, Flickr, and more.
Build a complete custom gallery grid. Our template gallery will give you template grids that look great on mobile and are easy to configure and populate with your content!
Features Essential Grid Gallery WordPress Plugin
- Beginners video tutorial channel
- for all purposes
- Boxed, wide, full screen layout
- Row/column/spacing adjustable
- Images, Youtube and Vimeo videos, HTML5 self-hosted videos, iFrame content
- Content Resources: Posts, Custom Posts, Pages, WooCommerce, Gallery
- Various animations and preloaders
- Provide dozens of sample skins
- Responsive and mobile optimized
- Visual skin editor: easily build and customize your own skins
- Easily import/export skins
- Includes custom sheets with plug-in installation, one-click installer
- Custom Meta: Additional options for posts
- Customizing Post-Based Appearance Modifications: Special Rules for Posts
- Extensive documentation and video tutorials
- Customizable conversion speed (personal/global)
Changelog Essential Grid Gallery WordPress Plugin
v3.0.14 (17th January 2022) NEW FEATURE Added Right click protection feature Added ability to add "nofollow" attribute to an EG link Added option to sort filters in alphabetical order Added lightbox enchancements Added Smart Image size feature RB Tools Updated BUGFIX Fixed filter counter not displaying in the editor preview Fixed filter counter infinity loading bug Fixed grid setting pages select always visible on source switch Fixed search for non loaded items Fixed filter dropdown start text visible only if filter layout is dropdown Fixed ajax error on PHP8 Fixed backend Manual sorting on last item in a Row without pagination Fixed Vimeo Fullscreen flickering on Safari Fixed @import to be the first rule in nav skins css Fixed media ratio not hidden in "auto" mode for masonry layout Fixed autoplaying Mp4 videos with sound on lightbox Fixed custom meta filters options order Fixed masonry layout in backend preview Fixed backend preview Fixed Load More button for Flat Light skin Fixed Scroll to Offset Fixed post custom meta multi select stuck selected values Fixed post custom meta multi select values after update Fixed shortcode filter counter Fixed conflicts with latest RS library Fixed hover animation remains on mobile devices after navigating back v3.0.13 (5th October 2021) NEW FEATURE Added Watermarks feature Added option to mass switch between Append / Overwrite mode in import Added option to enable extended search. This enables grid search thru post categories, post tags and grid custom meta attached to post Added option to loop videos within grid Add option to keep cache forever for stream sources Adding bulk images throws JS errors in Safari and Firefox console CHANGES Updated Twitter stream to support api credentials BUGFIX Fixed Slider Revolution not working inside the lightbox with never Slider Revolution versions Fixed deprecated error message for external sources Fixed enabling Deep Linking Filter feature breaks the grid filter Fixed single image upload for custom grid Fixed import bugs Fixed grid item cover link Fixed js error with select grid source Fixed custom meta word limit Fixed search result button showing up in search wrapper Fixed mobile filter conversion Fixed hiding filter all Fixed multiple filter dropdown change the filter start text Fixed gutenberg block styles Fixed shortcode in html attributes in text layer Fixed block_categories deprecation message with WordPress 5.8.0 Fixed php deprecated notices Fixed "Filter all" showing at the bottom of the grid with no active filters Fixed ESG Custom Meta tab content not displaying on post edit page Fixed Sorting Order not showing the correct arrow Fixed Grid alias allowed characters Fixed filter shortcode not parsing correctly Fixed filter shortcode overlapping issue Fixed custom filter shortcode displaying all filters Fixed filter deeplink - hash stay in url after unselecting Fixed broken image ratio after html5 element Fixed keep layers on video Playback Fixed filter dropdown text bug Fixed category that starts with number breaks "Load More Button" Fixed wp footer texts overlapping the grid editor Fixed RTL mode Fixed meta multiselect save on post page Fixed meta data "mutiselect" display when used as skin layer value Fixed blurry grid image after vertical flip Fixed shortcode not working in a meta field Fixed gutenberg block custom image missing Fixed ESG widget in 5.8.1 Fixed Youtube Video cannot played with sound on lightbox Fixed filter shortcode not working for custom grid Version 3.0.12 (15th July 2021) NEW FEATURE Added option to customize the offline LoadMore error message Added Global option to customize empty Grid and social stream error messages Added filter group drill-down visibility options CHANGES Improved notices for when the selected source is empty (i.e. no posts available) or for social streams when credentials need to be added/adjusted When attempting to save a post-based Grid with no source selected an Ajax error will now auto-select the source tab Imported post-based grids will now auto-populate itself on the frontend. Content can then be adjusted further by editing the grid's post-category selections. Imported post-based grids will now auto-select "Posts" as the default Post Type. Improved the code to remove surpressed notices Twitter streams no longer require API credentials Flickr Photosets are now titled "Albums" Clean up inline css styles. The localization file now delivered as a pot file. Update tooltipster to v4.2.8 switched select2 to more robust dropdown builder - ddTP update media filter css to remove impact on revslider elements BUGFIX Fixed taxonomy list limiting not working as expected Fixed caching to consider the difference between mobile and desktop computers Fixed a bug where hiding the "Filter - All" button was not possible if more than one filter was added to the grid Fixed a bug where some specific filter settings were not properly added, if more than one filter was added to the grid Fixed a bug where shortcodes added to a meta field did not work if they ended with "] Fixed a bug where the sorting did not properly work with load more items Fixed pages with multiple grids sometimes had duplicate item IDs that caused issues with animations. Fixed touch-swipe for pagination not always working Fixed "Edit Skin" button not always loading the correct skin Fixed Flickr Photosets not Working (now called "Albums") Fixed Filter "AND" not working in the editor Fixed Video Lightbox not playing with sound for Vimeo Videos Fixed Pagination sometimes interfering with grid hovers Fixed Vimeo fullscreen button not showing on frontend Fixed Filter-All Text not changeable with multiple groups Fixed Show/Hide Filter-All not changeable with multiple groups Fixed Clicking on the "Filter All" will not clear the selected categories Fixed custom metadata with an apostrophe breaks the grid editor. Fixed __() & _e() does not escape. Updated to esc_attr__(), esc_html__() etcâ€¦. Fixed Global Settings -> Global Search -> Add Global Search Setting button state when search disabled Fixed Item Spacing not saving changes Fixed Deeplinking Lightbox image not working Fixed Selected Category sources not being saved Fixed Hide Blank Items At not working correctly Fixed Selected Metadata displaying on filters Fixed Selecting a single filter is not possible using "Multiselect" meta filter Version 3.0.11 (31st December 2020) BUGFIX Fixed filters "Hide All" not working properly Fixed not beeing able to deselect filter categories Fixed custom grids not replacing metas properly if they are set in the post fields Fixed YouTube playlist select box being limited to 50 playlists Fixed an issue with the Real Media Library's source selection reverting to "All" after every updating of the grid Fixed an issue importing demo data not working properly when terms are invalid Updated Ajax function handling to avoid console errors in some rare cases Fixed Flip Up "out" layer animation effect Fixed Custom Category List which mostly only show the used Categories, and not the Added Categories from List yet = Version 3.0.10 (10th December 2020) = NEW FEATURE Added new option in Nav-Filter-Sort - Filter Groups called "Add Filters By". This will allow to select if Categories, Tags or both will be added as filters to the Grid Items BUGFIX Replaced depricated jQuery functions to raise compatibility with upcoming WordPress versions Version 3.0.9 (2nd December 2020) ## BUGFIX UTF-8 characters now work properly in filters Fixed a glitch with the Load More function which loaded Double of the elements at start Replaced depricated jQuery functions to raise compatibility with upcoming WordPress versions = v3.0.8 (19th November 2020) = ### NEW FEATURE - Added Mute/Unmute option to Inline Videos - Added Filter options like Tags, Categories and Tags & Categories to Quick Grid Related Post Builder ### BUGFIX - Added a protecion against an unavailable function Parse_blocks which may brake Editor and frontend pages in older WP version - Added NameSpace protection for CodeMirror to avoid conflicts with Themes and other Plugins - If MP4 video Source is declared with mp3 audio files, autoplay and muted will be ignored and a controller will show in any cases which allows to play mp3 audio files in place - Fixed a bug where using the same Grid mutltiple times on a page may resulted in only one Grid showing up - Fixed Link target for links on item cover - Fixed a bug where the alternate image was not correctly translated in custom grids inside of text layer elements - Fixed a bug where the custom dropdown was using the same dropdown text - Fixed a bug in the flickr source, flickr user url needed to be shown for photoset selection also - Fixed a bug where example logos were not shown in the skin selection screen - Eliminated sloppy Gutenberg editor setting updating - Fixed Fonts Remove function in General Settings - Fixed Output of Multi-Select meta data Version 3.0.7 (02th September 2020) ### NEW FEATURE - Added custom category editor to manage order and naming of custom categories in custom grids ### BUGFIX - Editing Posts and Custom items still showing edited sign after saving them. - Fixed FancyBox Thumbnail conflicts with Essential Lightbox’s Thumbnails - Fixed an issue where unchecking Post types or Sort Orders did not remove visually the selected states - Fixed a bug which did not allow to remove Page Sources from the list any more, once they have been added ### CHANGES - Update some missing styles for Page selection in grid editor Version 3.0.6 (28th August 2020) ### NEW FEATURE - Added lightbox option to allow autoplay videos muted, or wait for user interaction and play videos on demand unmuted ### PROTECTION - Added protection against missing PHP libraries for XML/DOM