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WordPress 4.0 Site Blueprints - Second Edition by Rachel McCollin

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Creating an album

With the NextGEN Gallery plugin, an album is a group of galleries that you display together on one page. You can include a gallery in more than one album and each album can include multiple galleries. It's not far off categories in WordPress posts.

Here, we'll create a gallery to contain our three albums and then create a page to display the album.

Creating the album using the NextGEN Gallery plugin

Creating an album is done via the NextGEN Gallery screens. Follow these steps:

  1. In the WordPress admin, select Gallery | Manage Albums.

    This will display the Manage Albums screen:

    Creating the album using the NextGEN Gallery plugin

    Fig 9.21: The Manage Albums screen with no albums

  2. In the Add ...

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