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Simple Media Galleries (from Categories & Tags)


Version 1.2

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Works with most media library plugins, like Enhanced Media Library & Media Library Assistant that create custom categories, tags and other taxonomies. Comes with built in categories and tags (These can be disabled).

Works with any plugin that works with native WordPress galleries, like Simplest Galleries.

Optionally generate a virtual gallery page for custom media taxonomies. Comes preinstalled with photo_category & photo_tag taxonomies. This plugin generates virtual gallery pages or posts for all media taxonomies without the need to attach them and helps you to bulk edit all of your media library taxonomies at once.

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How to install this plugin

Method 1:
Install this plugin using the built-in plugin installer:
Go to Plugins > Add New.
Under Search, type “Simple Media Galleries”
Click Install Now.
A popup window will ask you to confirm your wish to install the Plugin.
Click Proceed to continue with the installation. The resulting installation screen will list the installation as successful or note any problems during the install.
If successful, click Activate Plugin to activate it, or Return to Plugin Installer for further actions.

Method 2:
Download the plugin. In the WordPress admin panel, click on Plugins. Select Add New to get to the “Install Plugins” page. Click on browse and choose the downloaded file.

Click on the “Install Now” button to install the plugin. Once the plugin is installed, select “Activate Plugin”.

Method 3: (Advanced Users):

Unzip the file. Using FTP, upload the Simple Media Galleries folder to the contents/plugins folder in your wordpress directory.


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Contributors & Developers

“Simple Media Galleries (from Categories & Tags)” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



= 1.2 –
* Update for 4.5, change name to try to explain what the plugin does


  • Add shortcode


  • Original Release