Each Gallery may have multiple images, but Gallery Images cannot be created until at least one Gallery Placeholder has been created. Thereafter, Gallery Images can be added in one of two ways:

  1. Add Photo link at bottom of each Gallery page (when in edit mode)
  2. Create Gallery Image on Admin Tools menu

In either case, the following fields are available:

If the order of images is important for your gallery, be sure to add the proper Weight for each image when it is created. There is currently no easy method of updating weights, so any change of order may require manually editing each and every image in a gallery.

Image Dimensions (Back to top)

Gallery images have the following requirements:

Use of Image Attributes (Back to top)

A known issue with the Gallery is the inconsistent implementation of the Title, Description, and Alternate Text fields. The examples below show how each is used in each variation of the Gallery Image views:

On a Gallery page

  • Title: Appears directly beneath image
  • Alternate Text: Appears beneath Title
  • Description: Not displayed

In a Gallery Slideshow

  • Title: Not displayed
  • Alternate Text: Appears directly beneath image
  • Description: Not displayed

On an Image Detail page

  • Title: Appears above image
  • Alternate Text: Not displayed
  • Description: Appears beneath image

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