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A powerful portfolio/gallery plugin, highly suitable to showcase your portfolio/pictures/videos/media and sort them nicely under filterable tabs.

Nimble Portfolio

This free plugin can transform a humble wordpress website into a feature rich media gallery where you can proudly showcase your projects, client logos, photography, or any other pictures or videos of your choice. You can group the contents of your media gallery using the built-in jQuery sort filters and display them on any theme of your choice. It comes with built-in PrettyPhoto lighbox but can also be customized easily by using other add-ons. This plugin is also responsive which means it would work perfectly on desktop, tablet and mobile screen sizes. If you read through our documentation we have provided step by step instructions to use the various features and functionality of this plugin.

Plugin Features

  1. Custom post types for portfolio items.
  2. Youtube, Vimeo, Quicktime video support.
  3. Built-in PrettyPhoto gallery for picture, video and PDF preview.
  4. Easy categorization and sort/filter feature.
  5. Configurable default skin, with 3 Responsive designs. (Version 2)
  6. Widget enabled. (Version 2)

Version 2 Released

What's New in Version 2
  • More of a Framework than a Plugin

    1. Developer/Designers can make additional Add-ons to extend features such as:
      • Skins
      • Lightbox galleries (like Swipebox, Fancybox)
      • Sorting/Filtering libraries (like IsoTope).
  • Default Skin Features

    1. Fully Responsive Default Skin for Desktop, Tablet and Mobile.
    2. 3 additional Skin Styles Included (Normal, Round and Square).
    3. Default Skin can be fully customized to set Columns, Show/Hide Links.

Note for Premium version (1.4.0) users

Premium version is upgraded to 2.0.0, any premium plugin purchase from 1st Sep 2013 is eligible to upgrade to version 2.0.0.

Purchase Premium Version 2.0.0

Quick User Guide

  1. Add portfolio filter under Nimble Portfolio -> Filters, such as web, mobile, graphics e.t.c.
  2. Add new portfolio items using custom post type under Nimble Portfolio -> Add Portfolio Item. Add item title, description e.t.c.
  3. Upload and set featured image from the far right bottom box.
  4. Specify full-size Image URL or Video URL (youtube, vimeo) in the input field Image/Video URL on the left. You can also use URL from Media Library button to select the URL of full-size image from Media Library.
  5. Specify a live URL for your project in the input field Portfolio URL.

Step by Step User Guide

Coming Soon!






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PHP Code

echo nimble_portfolio()



Upgrade Notice

When upgrading from version 1 to version 2, your current plugin skin (template) will be replaced by new default skin, there is no going back to your old plugin skin. But who cares when your old fixed style skin is replaced by modern responsive design :)

Requires: 3.5 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.2
Last Updated: 2014-8-11
Downloads: 79,103


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