Gallery for any web site or blog is very important to show Images, screen shots or portfolio to make site more professional and attractive. Some wordpress theme provide default features for gallary but not all. If your wordpress site theme has not such slider then you need to use a good wordpress gallery plugin.
There are lots of nice free WordPress Plugins available to make gallery, but choosing good one from all available is not easy. So, I have made a list of best plugins to make easier to choose one of them. Please find below:
List of Best Gallery Plugins:
1. NextGEN Gallery [ View/Download]
NextGEN Gallery is the most popular WordPress gallery plugin with over 8 million downloads. The main features are as given below:
- Centralized gallery management.
- Thumbnail Management.
- Watermarks. Quickly add watermarks to batches or galleries of images.
- Albums. Create and organize collections of galleries
- Multiple Gallery Types.
- Slideshow Galleries.
- Single Image Displays.
- Work with Options Panel or Shortcodes.
2. Awesome Flickr Gallery [ View/Download]
Awesome Flickr Gallery is a simple, fast and light plugin to create a gallery of your Flickr photos on your WordPress enabled website.
3. Dynamic Content Gallery [ View/Download ]
Creates a dynamic gallery of images for latest or featured content posts, categories, pages and Custom Post Type posts.
4. Super Responsive Slider [ View/Download ]
Plugin that lets you create a slider very easy and with spectacular results.
5. Fancy Gallery [ View/Download ]
Fancy Gallery is a state of the art WordPress Gallery Plugin you can use to create, manage and handle image galleries easily in your WordPress backend and present images to your website visitors.
6. Lightbox Plus ColorBox [ View/Download ]
Lightbox Plus ColorBox permits users to view larger versions of images, simple slide shows, videos and content all in an overlay.
7. Easy Media Gallery [ View/Download ]
Easy Media Gallery is a wordpress plugin designed to display portfolios and various media support including gallery sets, photo gallery or image gallery, google maps and google street view, video, audio and link with very ease and elegant.
8. Meta Slider [ View/Download ]
4 sliders in 1, You can Choose from Nivo Slider, Flex Slider, Coin Slider or Responsive Slides.
9. Responsive 3D Slider [ View/Download ]
The Morpheus responsive 3D slider is a new plugin for wordpress which to create sliders with galleries, presentations, infographics and many more.
10. Captain Slider [ View/Download ]
This is Free jQuery Slider/Slideshow Plugin for WordPress. Responsive, Settings & Multiple Sliders.
- Plenty of Settings like animation, speed, etc.
- Multiple Sliders
- Slider Sorter: Order your slides using drag & drop AJAX.
- Video Slides
- Slide Links
Some more good gallery plugins:
- Grand Flash Album Gallery
- Page Flip Image Gallery
- Lightbox Gallery
- Portfolio Slideshow
- WP Orbit Slider
- MK Slider
- First Slider
- Total Slider
- WP Nivo Slider