Category Archives: Feature

HTTPS is live on Piwigo.com

Some of you were waiting for it, others don’t know yet what it’s all about! HTTPS is the way to encrypt communications between your web browser and the website you visit. Your Piwigo for instance. It is mainly useful for … Continue reading

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Customize your thumbnail tooltip

Update: now plugin Thumbnail Tooltip is compatible with theme Stripped From now you can customize your tooltips. With plugin Thumbnail Tooltip, you can define which properties to use in your tooltip. You can even deactivate the tooltip if you don’t … 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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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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Plugin Automatic Size replaces Autosize

As described on previous post, plugin Autosize had too many problems. Anyway the feature of automatic photo size is an excellent one. Plugin Automatic Size is taking over, with a much simpler code (simpler code = less bug). Plugin Automatic … Continue reading

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Plugin Automatic Size needs beta-testers

Many users have activated plugin Autosize (approximately 10% of you, which means one of the favorite plugins). Unfortunately this plugin is incompatible with several other plugins and themes. Autosize is not available on Piwigo.com for Piwigo 2.5. In order to … Continue reading

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New plugin Birthdate

Plugin Birthdate gives people age on each photo. Since Piwigo knows the date of the photo and if you tag the photo with people name, Piwigo only needs to know the people birthdate to display their age on photo. Plugin Birthdate … Continue reading

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Social Buttons replaces Google+1 and TweetThis

Plugins Google+1 and TweetThis are no longer supported and are replaced by the new plugin Social Buttons. The idea is to have all your social media buttons merged into a single plugin. Social Buttons currently manages 5 social networks: Google+, … Continue reading

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Protect your photos against copy

One of the most frequently asked questions on Piwigo.com support is “how do I forbid copy on my photos ?”. Here is how Piwigo can help you. Before listing tips and tricks it is important to understand that no protection … Continue reading

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New Plugin: GThumb+

A new plugin is available on your screen [Administration > Plugins > Manage]: GThumb+. This plugin modifies the design of the thumbnails page. All thumbnails have the same height, except the first one which takes 2 lines. Plugin GThumb+ doesn’t … Continue reading

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