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Essential Foto Just for JetPack

Description

Simplify JetPack’s Gallery Carousel and display full-screen photos on desktop or mobile. Works alongside JetPack, Gallery Carousel Without JetPack, or similar plugin. For a stand-alone solution try the Essential Foto theme instead: (http://EssentialFoto.com/Get-It).

Features

  • Full-screen gallery photos, great for desktop or mobile.
  • Large, easy to use slider controls which animate upon first viewing so it’s obvious what to do.
  • Controls scroll up out of the way when viewing photo description or when commenting.
  • Nicely-sized photo captions.
  • Camera metadata and other nonessentials are hidden, allowing for a simple, easy to manage gallery.
  • Commenting (if enabled) is allowed from any device.
  • Comments show up immediately below the description to engage your audience, even allowing you to comment on your own photos in place of descriptions.
  • Fully documented stylesheet and “easy customization” sheet empower web master or tinkerer to customize JetPack’s Gallery Carousel. Change the background, font, or photo dimensions by utilizing the Additional CSS feature in WordPress.

Screenshots

  • Slider Sample
  • Slider Sample
  • Slider Sample
  • Slider Sample

Installation

1.) Since this plugin is a “skin,” you must have installed and activated Jetpack or a compatible plugin such as Gallery Carousel Without JetPack.

2.) Make sure you enabled the Carousel feature under WordPress> Settings> Media> Image Gallery Carousel.

3) Simply install and activate Essential Foto Just for JetPack. There are no other settings.

FAQ

Installation Instructions

1.) Since this plugin is a “skin,” you must have installed and activated Jetpack or a compatible plugin such as Gallery Carousel Without JetPack.

2.) Make sure you enabled the Carousel feature under WordPress> Settings> Media> Image Gallery Carousel.

3) Simply install and activate Essential Foto Just for JetPack. There are no other settings.

Is Essential Foto Just for JetPack free?

Yes. It is distributed and may be modified under the GPL, version 3 or later.

Is there a paid version?

Nope. The free and open-licensed version is the only one. However, if this plugin is of value to you and you’d like to give back, visit (http://EssentialFoto.com) to make a voluntary payment. This is also a good place to seek tech support from the developer or other users …and thanks!

Do I need a WordPress.com account?

Not if you use a plugin such as Gallery Carousel Without JetPack. If you use the JetPack plugin by WordPress.com, then yes, (JetPack comes with many other features besides a gallery carousel).

Does Essential Foto Just for JetPack make third party connections?

No, not even to Google Fonts. Though the plugin it runs alongside of may or may not be set up to use 3rd party services.

Can I send a feature request?

Sure. I’d love to hear what you think about Essentail Foto Just for JetPack, and how it can be improved. Head over to (http://EssentialFoto.com/Feature-Requests).

Is there a stand-alone gallery solution?

Yes. The Essential Foto theme (not the plugin) can be used alongside any website, or as your main WordPress blog. Check it out at (http://EssentialFoto.com).

Contributors & Developers

“Essential Foto Just for JetPack” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

0.92

  • Minor edit to comply with plugin directory guidelines.

0.9

  • Initial release