NACHO Lightbox for Wordpress

NACHO Lightbox for Wordpress

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NACHO Lightbox is an awesome Wordpress plugin which helps you showcase images, videos and galleries. It is directly integrated into the Wordpress editor, and it will work with your older posts. Easily customizable using the shortcode generator.


options panel

Intuitive and user-friendly options panel.

Don’t like the shortcode generator? Hyperlinking images and videos will open them in a lightbox. Also, galleries can be created using the default Media Manager in the editor.

CSS3 Skins

black and white skins The plugin features two beautifully crafted skins with CSS3 font icons.

The plugin includes a responsive grid with an adjustable number of columns so that your images look perfect on mobile, tablet and desktop.

Sharp graphics on any device. The lightbox will adapt to the screen which are you using, so it will look different in portrait and landscape mode.

The plugin allows you to change images using intuitive navigation. On desktop computers, most users will prefer the keyboard arrows, while on mobile they will want to swipe to the next image like in a native application. The plugins supports both of them.

Video tutorials

Customer reviews

I would give this plugin six stars if I could. I purchased several lightbox plugins trying to find one that had all of the advanced features that I needed for my project. This one is by far the best one out there. It offers a rich set of advanced features not see in any other lightboxes. The developer is very responsive to feature requests and the support is above and beyond what I expected!

By far the very best Lightbox Plugin!

Excellent Lightbox Plugin, elegant and stylish yet well built and feature rich. Updates are plentiful and support is good.

Other features

  • Compatible with NextGEN Gallery
  • Sharing buttons that your visitors will love
  • Translation ready(po and mo files included)
  • Conditional loading
  • Fast and lightweight
  • Pinch zooming for touch devices
  • Deep linking, every item has it’s own link
  • Replaces(or not) your gallery shortcode
  • Intuitive options panel
  • Designed for every device, optimized for mobile
  • jQuery based
  • Native browser fullscreen support
  • YouTube and Vimeo videos are supported
  • Smart Content recognizer(lightboxes your hiperlinks and images)
  • Keyboard and touch navigation
  • Group lightboxes and mix different content types
  • Relative dimension settings
  • Retina ready

Important notes

  • The plugin isn’t compatible with ajax themes
  • Gallery shortcode will be overwritten by the lightbox, but you can disable that from the admin panel


v1.12 ( March 20 2015 )
* Fixed stacked images bug
* Fixed scroll position change in the page
* Fixed minor CSS bugs

v1.11 ( October 29 2014 )
* fixed click-to-next incompatibility with the sharing buttons
* fixed sharing buttons on mobile devices
* fixed light scheme playing bar
* added the option to disable click-to-next
* added the ability to use the shortcode editor on custom post types

v1.10 ( July 19 2014 )
* added font icons, replaced sprites
* added a light scheme
* added the option to disable the hashtag navigation
* added more backlight options
* added Dailymotion video support
* added the option to disable touch gestures
* added click-to-next image feature
* fixed swiping bug

v1.08 ( Apr 18 2014 )
* fixed compatibility with WP 3.9
* fixed shortcode editor loading
* fixed loading issue on client side
* fixed https font inclusion
* fixed CDN cross-origin canvas exception
* added effect speed option

v1.07 ( Mar 18 2014 )
* added compatibility with NEXTGen gallery
* added pinch zooming for touch devices
* added overlay color option
* improved thumbnails scrolling
* improved lazy loading

v1.06 ( Feb 9 2014 )
* fixed like button https protocol
* fixed thumbnail image size option
* fixed compaiblity with some plugins

v1.05 ( Jan 20 2014 )
* added captions for grid images
* added thumbnail imagesize option
* added id reference in the shortcode
* fixed sharing on touch devices
* fixed code field
* fixed Pinterest button
* fixed shortcode editor
* improved code

v1.04 ( Jan 2 2014 )
* added ESC closing
* added support for CDN servers
* fixed parsing bug
* fixed social buttons
* fixed exclude selectors bug

v1.03 ( Dec 29 2013 )
* added support for Visual composer
* added background closing
* added compatibility with w3 total cache plugin
* added option to exclude links with/inside certain classes from parsing
* fixed headers already sent error
* fixed deep-linking with non strict media
* fixed getimagesize issue on servers with url_fopen disabled

v1.02 ( Dec 14 2013 )
* added conditional loading
* fixed coloring issue
* fixed remaining hashtag in the url
* improved documentation

v1.01 ( Dec 9 2013 )
* added cors option
* added hashpath option
* disabled thumbnail bar for galleries with only one or no thumbnails
* fixed shortcode generator vimeo and youtube issues
* fixed zooming issue

v1.00 ( Dec 7 2013 )
* initial release