Jappler Recommends: Lightview Plus WordPress Plugin

I recently switched from using a gallery WordPress plugin called fGallery to something that is more elegant and updated: NextGen Gallery During this transition, I found a really cool lightbox-ish plugin called Lightview Plus which is more polished than your typical lightbox plugin.


You do not have to add in extra code to get the images to show up in the lightview – it automatically takes care of everything for you.

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Jennifer Zelazny

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2 thoughts on “Jappler Recommends: Lightview Plus WordPress Plugin”

  1. Chris

    I can’t get this plugin to work. I couldn’t get Lightbox 2 to work either, which is why I gave this one a try. I can only get Thickbox to work, but I don’t like the presentation as much. After I install the plugin, what else do I need to do? I looked at the page source code for you example and copied and pasted, but I still can’t get it to work. Any suggestions? Thanks.

  2. Jennifer Zelazny

    I would start by de-activating your plugins that might have a lightbox function to make sure the only lightbox function that is active is that from this plugin. If that does not work – let me know and send over your site URL so I can take a look.

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