Author Archives: Pierrick Le Gall

Moving to LA

… like “Loire Atlantique”, in the west of France! Pigolabs, the company behind Piwigo.com, has officially moved to Nantes. We are proud to join such a dynamic city, particularly active in the digital domain but also in open source software. … Continue reading

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Piwigo.com technical infrastructure

Today we publish a new page on Piwigo.com presentation website: Infrastructure. You will learn where and how your photos are hosted. You will also learn which measures we have implemented to make Piwigo.com a safe place for your photos. Special … Continue reading

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Planned system upgrade, read-only mode (completed)

On Friday January 9th 2012, 4AM UTC, we plan an important system upgrade on a few Piwigo.com servers. No downtime to expect, but during approximately 1h your Piwigo will switch to read-only mode: you won’t be able to upload photos or … Continue reading

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Full screen slideshow

Until recently, full screen slideshow in Piwigo implied the use of Flash with plugin Cooliris. The new plugin Fotorama brings full screen without Flash and with a much better image quality. Plugin Fotorama simply replaces the default slideshow (no specific … Continue reading

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Piwigo 2.7 on Piwigo.com

As of November 24th 2014, 97.07% of Piwigo.com accounts have been upgraded to Piwigo 2.7 Piwigo 2.7 has been released 5 days ago. You can read 2.7 Release Notes to have full details about new features and improvements. Many of you … Continue reading

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Upcoming Piwigo 2.7, we want you for beta-testing!

Piwigo 2.7 “release candidate 1” was released yesterday with many new features and improvements. Here is a small sample: new upload form, with drag & drop and no more Flash sort albums by date improved search interactive discovering of Piwigo … Continue reading

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New theme Modus

Theme Modus, created by rvelices, will bring a modern look to your Piwigo: big square thumbnails for your albums, horizontal menu bar with drop down menus, automatic size selection, modern thumbnail display (à la GThumb+). Modus is ready for high … Continue reading

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Referral program gets stronger for summer 2014

This blog post includes two announcements related to Piwigo.com referral program. The first one is an increased bonus: for each referee, the referrer gets a 6-month bonus (instead of 1). A nice €19.5 discount, with no limit on the number … Continue reading

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Robots and visit history

Piwigo 2.6 has introduced a geolocation feature for your visitors. Now you know where your visitors come from and you may have discovered that you often receive visits from Redmond (Washington, USA)  and Mountain View (California, USA). Don’t panic, this … Continue reading

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Piwigo.com website new design

Piwigo.com website gets a new design. Main changes are on the home page: big background photo, more space, less text. We have also created a drop down menu and a bigger footer. We hope you like it! Design by Thomas … Continue reading

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