How to start with Photo Album Plus


This is the official doc site for WPPA+.

The doc pages currently reflect Version 8 settings references.
Some pages are for logged in users only. You can see that in the menu where the items have an asterix (*). Anyone can register, please do if you want to visit the restricted pages. If you register, you can see the documentation and examples of advanced topics, and upload your photos on this site.

If you have a question, an enhancement request or you found a bug, please use the WPPA+ Support forum

This site is currently running WPPA+

To start with wppa do the following after installation and activation of the plugin: :
  1. Go to the Photo Albums -> Album Admin page and press the button: .
    You will enter the Album Admin page for the album you just created. You can change the name and description here. Leave the other fields ontouched for the moment. There is no submit button, the changes you make are 'auto-saved'. You will also see: Remark: Album 1 is not modified yet that will change into: Remark: Description of album 1 updated, etc.
  2. Go to the Photo Albums -> Upload Photos page and read the explanation in the yellow box.
    Upload one or more photo to the album you just created.
  3. Now make a post or page with e.g. the title "Photo album".
    Use the Text editor and enter in the text area simply the text: [wppa] and save the post or page.

    If you use the Visual editor, press the Album cover icon: album and select:

    • Type of Gallery display: An other boxtype
    • Type miscellaneous: A generic albums display

    Press the button:

View the page or post you just created and you will see something like this:

How to start with Photo Album Plus

First album

This is the description of the first album. It has a € sign in the description.
Views: 65584
Download album
Category: Demo

Second album

Just another album
You can even have a link here! Je kan hier zelfs een link hebben!
Views: 186900
Download album

Album # 4

This is album four. It has (') and (") quotes in its description as well as html.
Silver medal
Views: 102317
Download album


A contribution from wlukas
This album displays the thumbnails in the alternative size
Views: 31905
Download album
Categories: Art, Demo


Fractals made by OpaJaaps program Fractals 1.0
Views: 21699
Download album

You just created your first Photo album page (or post). Try the links, view the thumbnail images and the slideshow.

Note: This site is only multilingual - using qTranslate-x - with respect to wp-photo-album-plus texts. All documentation pages and posts are in the english language available only.