Quick Start

WordPress Plugin – Responsive Grid Gallery with Custom Links

1. Create Gallery Template

  • Go to: Grid Gallery Pro > Gallery Templates
  • Click: Add New
  • Enter template title
  • Go to: Gallery Options > Layout
  • Select number of columns.
  • Click Publish

Number of columns and other visual options can be changed before and after publishing a gallery.


2. Add Input Fields (captions)

  • Go to: Input Fields
  • Click tab 1
  • Select field type.
  • Add field label.
  • Select font and top margin (optional).
  • Click Update

Repeat step 2 to create other fields.

Once created the field type can’t be changed.

You can add or delete fields before and after publishing a gallery.

Deleting a field also deletes all data related to this field.

You have an option to hide a field. It’ll keep data but won’t show up on the web page.

Free version of the plugin has only one default field (caption): Single Line Text.

3. Add Gallery Item

  • Go to: Grid Gallery Pro > Gallery Items
  • Click: Add New
  • Enter gallery item title.
  • Go to: Gallery Template
  • Select the template you’ve created in step 1 from the drop-down box.
  • Click Publish

4. Add Gallery Item Content

  • Select an image from WordPress Media Library.
  • Enter captions and other text.
  • Add hyperlink.
  • Click Update

The data entry fields you’ve created in step 2 are displayed on Gallery Item form. Each field should have a label you’ve created in step 3.

Repeat step 3 to create other grid items.

5. Create Web Page

  • Open the template you have created in step 1.
  • Go to: Gallery Options > Shortcode.
  • Follow the instructions: How to publish Galleries.

6. Customize the Gallery

You can change the look and feel of your grid gallery by customizing the gallery template:

  • Gallery Options > Layout to change display properties of gallery sections.
  • Gallery Options > Fields Order to rearrange the order of text fields.
  • Gallery Options > Grid Imags Order to change the order of grid items.
  • Fields to modify individual text fields.