The WordPress plugin Gallery for Ultimate Member is one of the best galleries available for Ultimate Member social network plugin. It’s easy to set up and use. Using this UM Gallery gives any social network a more modern experience with Photo and Video support, Comments and Album control.
Who is it for?
This plugin is perfect for any social network and have been proven to work with the following types of social sites; Modeling, Education/School, Family and Friends, Pets, Portfolio. It keeps users active on any social network by keeping them engaged through unlimited albums and photos.
What can it do?
Gallery for Ultimate Member is a powerful gallery which has 2 modes; Single Album Mode and Unlimited Mode. In Single Album Mode, users upload all their photos to one album while Unlimited Mode gives them the option to organize photos and videos into unlimited albums. The plugin also boasts its custom designed lightbox which allows media owners to edit album description and photo caption.
If the site does not require video support, it can be easily turned off by the gallery add-on section in the admin. From that section, the comments add-on can also be enabled which would add the option to write comments on photos from the lightbox.
With the Ultimate Member plugin Social Activity activated, admin can enable the Activity Wall add-on for UM Gallery. Once enabled, new albums will be displayed on the activity wall.
Can it be customized?
UM Gallery uses the Ultimate Member style options to design the modal window and buttons so the gallery will always be inline with the surrounding Ultimate Member look. Administrators can also customize the Tab slug, name and icon as well customize the labels in the modal upload window and the caption text.
Is it developer-friendly?
The plugin does have a few hooks available for developers including hooks after photo upload, album edited, album created etc.
Gallery for Ultimate Member Features
- Photo and Video Support
- Drag and Drop Image uploader
- Post to Activity Wall action
- Customizable labels and tabs
- Custom Lightbox View with Caption
- Integrated Comment section
- 3 Beautiful Layouts
- Fully Integrated into Ultimate Member
- Shortcodes for Albums in pages/posts and widgets