Photo Gallery and Slide Show Plugins for WordPressWritten by Brad Markle
Photo galleries and slide shows are great tools to display images on your website. WordPress has many different options for displaying images that can add this functionality to your website.
NextGen Gallery - With over 3 million downloads, this is one of the most popular photo gallery plugins. It allows you to create your own custom templates and easily move pictures from one gallery to another gallery.
1 Flash Gallery - 1 Flash Gallery is a commonly updated plugin that allows you to create a photo gallery with an optional slideshow function. You can sort the images in any order that you want, and can even make the images full screen if you have high resolution pictures to display.
Lightbox Gallery - Lightbox offers a different style than other galleries but still includes the same basic functionality. Also, Lightbox's instructions have been translated into more than a dozen languages, so that if English is not your first language you can still receive a full guide for using the plugin.
The above links will take you directly to the WordPress page associated with the plugin. To install one of the plugins, you can automatically add them to your WordPress site by searching for the plugin in your Dashboard. Please read our article on installing a plugin if you need any additional information.
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