A WordPress gallery plugin helps you create portfolios, albums, sliders, or all three of them on your WP website. These days, WordPress plugins are equipped with jQuery which makes them absolutely irresistible. jQuery does not only makes your website look gorgeous, it also adds in UX (user experience).
This post is a follow-up post of jQuery Gallery Plugins that we published last week. We received request for making a similar post for WordPress plugins, so here it is.
This post includes 22 free and 10 premium ones. Last three of the free section, and first one of premium section, are my favorite WordPress gallery plugins from this collection. But of course, we don’t include any substandard items in our lists so they are all brilliant in one way or another.
Free WordPress Gallery Plugins
Easy Portfolio plugin is a WordPress plugin designed to create interactive portfolio functionality with category filtration in to your website.
Portfolio plugin allows you to create a page containing the information about your past projects.
This portfolio plugin is highly suitable to showcase your work / portfolio and group them nicely under jQuery powered filters.
FlippingBook WordPress gallery plugin helps you to create image galleries with page flip effects on your blog. It supports tablets & smartphones.
Create a great looking responsive portfolio on your WordPress site. Categorize portfolio. Filterable or paginated.
The best way to get up and running with a portfolio on your very own WordPress website.
A Portfolio management plugin that allows you to manage images, links and video type portfolio items with jQuery filtration.
A complete portfolio plugin for creative people (built with custom post types and taxonomies).
A pretty simple plugin. It just enables a portfolio post types and taxonomies.
Adds a “Portfolio Item” custom post type with associated “Portfolio” and “Portfolio Tag” taxonomies.
Gallery Bank is an easy to use responsive WordPress gallery plugin for photos, videos, galleries and albums.
Lightbox Slider plugin is allow you to add unlimited images to gallery with lightbox window.
Responsive Photo Gallery allows you to add unlimited images in a photo gallery or album. Such galleries come integrated with lightbox preview using jQuery animation effects.
Gmedia Gallery is a powerful media library plugin for creating beautiful galleries and managing files. This plugin is from creator of (discontinued) Flagallery plugin.
This is a free multipurpose responsive plugin that gives you the capability to elegantly represent your long job achievements.
Add a clean, responsive jQuery slideshow to your site. The slideshow integrates well into any design, supports fluid-width themes, and offers lots more.
CataBlog is a comprehensive and effortless tool that allows you to create catalogs, stores and galleries for your blog.
Allows the creation of an expanded-list styled or a grid-styled page containing images and supporting detail, perfect for a portfolio presentation.
A plugin that allows you to quickly and easily show off your portfolio of websites on your WordPress blog with automatically generated thumbnails.
A powerful portfolio/gallery plugin, highly suitable to showcase your portfolio/pictures/videos/media and sort them nicely under filterable tabs.
The best WordPress gallery plugin enables you to create photo gallery or portfolio. Over 269,465+ websites are already using Easy Media Gallery.
Awesome Filterable Portfolio lets you create a very modern and outstanding portfolios.
Premium WordPress Gallery Plugins
This plugin supports lazy load, image captions and shortcode options to control auto-play, opacity, layout (full or boxed width), time delay, animation duration and controls.
Post Revolution creates unlimited post grid layouts and post lightbox previews. You can choose between 30 layouts already included.
Plus Gallery grabs all your albums and images from an online source or feed and display them on your site or within individual blog posts.
Easily organize a photo contest on your website, or create an independent website just for the purpose of the photo contest.
Turn your native gallery into a dynamic grid gallery, with different lightboxes, hover effects and many other options. It’s fully responsive and touch-friendly.
This plugin helps you to add Tumblr Photoset like responsive grid/masonry gallery to your posts or pages via shortcode.
The jQuery Facebook Gallery WP plugin allows you to show all your Facebook albums (images) on your website.
Ditty Image Ticker is a multifunctional image display plugin. You can easily add multiple images to your site either through shortcodes, direct functions, or in a custom Ditty News Ticker Widget.
Visual differentiation tool, that makes it easy to highlight the differences between two images. Simply wrap any two images with [before-after] shortcode open and close tags inside WordPress editor.
Create realtime multi-user and multi-room presentations in few minutes. You can share images, catalogues, slides or photos.
If you know any other plugin that should be featured here, please leave a comment.