Plugin Reviews

NextGEN Gallery

The most popular WordPress gallery plugin and one of the most popular plugins of all time with over 12 million downloads.


82 reviews
Average Rating
3.1 out of 5 stars
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Good plug-in
By , for WP 4.1.1

Really decent and good plug-in. Very flexible in many ways from developers view. Although the admin side could be a bit more user friendly. Because of the many options, some of my employees sometimes finding it difficult to understand.

By , for WP 4.1.1

I think this is a great plugin and when I needed some help there support team responded right a way helped me out. I'm looking forward to getting my website up and running with Nextgen Pro.

Very good!
By , for WP 4.1.1

@DareDevil73 - thanks and glad to hear it! (Erick)

Obnoxious message to regular subscriber users
By , for WP 4.1.1

Displays "Flash slideshow support has been removed from NextGEN Gallery. Please see this blog post for more information." to regular subscriber users when they are logged into my WordPress Multisite. I can see the need to have this for the admin but this is not necessary or should be allowed to be turned off at the admin level for the plugin.

incompatible after upgrading
By , for WP 4.1.1

With new upgrading nextgen can't find my images

Works great on one site, but not so much on another
By , for WP 4.1

I have two sites that I maintain and I would like to be able to use NextGen on both of them. My first site is my business site, which I have my own hosting package for. It works flawlessly on that site. So much so that I ordered the Photocrati Theme for my site as well (love that).

The other site is my wife's site. I can't get it to work properly on that site. It errors out on uploading images every time. Her site is on the same account as my personal hosting package, which runs a couple of other WordPress sites. I don't know if this is the cause of the problem, but it's unfortunate because my wife's site could definitely benefit from this plugin. I'm considering moving her site over to my other hosting account (both on the same hosting provider) and see if that helps.

Other than the problems on my wife's site, this is a great plugin and I am very happy with it.

Stopped working since last update
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Words great for us - not as intuitive as it should be
By , for WP 4.1

I've used this plugin for a photo album now for a couple years, and it's doing the job very handily. I did need help setting it up, as I don't think it's very intuitive. I used CSS to tweak some of the settings and finally got what I wanted, but it wasn't a quick job. Now that it's all set up, I just update the files and let it go. Very nice use of captions.

It works
By , for WP 4.1

Installing and using this plugin for a beginner is very easy. A this time perfect for me.

Really good
By , for WP 4.1

I am really impressed with this plugin, very nice photo gallery. Thank you.

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