It also fixes an issue where some page elements overlap Fancybox and prevent the close button from functioning (in particular the title text, header image and menu bar in Twenty Eleven).It fixes the “Fancybox not working in IE6 & IE8” issue by automatically updating the Fancybox stylesheet to use the correct file paths, and we’re now running Fancybox on JQuery version 1.7.1, resulting in faster page loads where galleries are present. https://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/nextgen-gallery/ Once you’ve activated Next GEN Gallery on your plugins page, look for a “Gallery” tab at the bottom of your left sidebar in your Word Press admin.For a full overview of the optimization process, please see… Upgrade to Optimizer Pro for the new Next GEN Gallery Deactivator feature. These include new admin notifications to assist users who don’t have the required Next GEN Gallery plugin installed and activated, new step-by-step installation instructions via the Word Press admin (to ensure the correct file ownership and permissions are set), a streamlined settings page, and improvements to Optimizer’s automatic Fancybox installation.This release aims to improve communication between Optimizer and end-users, including dynamic messaging for admins on unsupported shortcodes, and a clever regex that detects and alerts you if your theme (or child-theme) is deregistering j Query…which causes Fancybox to break.It also includes a fix for Fancybox/Next GEN Gallery integration where a small white line would appear underneath the lightbox when no title was set.This version uses Word Press’s native get_shortcode_regex() function for EXACT shortcode matching, ensuring scripts and styles don’t load unexpectedly unless the FULL shortcode is present.The most popular, advanced and complete Word Press gallery plugin is Next Gen Gallery by Alex Rabe.Get Next Gen Gallery By default, Next Gen allows you to display on a page or post: So our main page should ideally only have a thumbnail image for each year, for example arranged in a grid layout: There are 3 options to achieve this: Use shortcodes for several albums on the main gallery page: The problem with this method is that it will display the galleries directly on our main page, when we would only like the year and one thumbnail (see image below).
If you’re using Next GEN v2 (v2.0.0 to v2.1.60), Optimizer also provides you with complete granular control of the scripts and stylesheets that load on posts and pages Next GEN Gallery content.
Additionally, security is enhanced with the addition of blank files in each folder, preventing bots from scanning your server’s directory tree.
This first major release for Optimizer sees a number of new additions and features…
If Word Press doesn’t detect a shortcode, neither do we!
Also, this update introduces the new Next GEN Gallery Optimizer This update lets you display galleries on both Posts AND Pages in style, but only load code when they’re present.
With Optimizer enabled, your site will feel lighter and faster as it ensures the required scripts and styles only load on pages with galleries.