JGC Image Widget


This plugin creates a widget to add images to your sidebars using WordPress media manager.

You can set:

  • Image’s alt attribute.
  • Image’s title attribute.
  • Image’s link (with ‘Open in new tab’ option and ‘rel=nofollow’ option).
  • Image’s caption.


  • Widget settings.
  • Widget running.


For an automatic installation through WordPress:

  1. Go to Plugins > Add New
  2. Search for ‘JGC Image Widget’
  3. Click ‘Install Now’ and activate the plugin
  4. Go to Appearance > Widgets

For a manual installation via FTP:

  1. Unzip the file ‘jgc-image-widget.zip’
  2. Upload the ‘jgc-image-widget’ folder to the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  4. Go to Appearance > Widgets

To upload the plugin through WordPress, instead of FTP:

  1. Go to Plugins > Add New
  2. Click ‘Upload Plugin’ button
  3. Select ‘jgc-image-widget.zip’ file
  4. Click ‘Install Now’ and activate the plugin
  5. Go to Appearance > Widgets


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“JGC Image Widget” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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1.1.3 (2019-02-15)

  • Tested to WordPress 5.1.

1.1.2 (2018-04-19)

  • Apply WordPress Coding Standars.

1.1.1 (2017-08-24)

  • Modified Author URI.


  • Added the option of assigning a CSS class to the image.


  • Initial Release