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Simplicity – WordPress gallery plugin


Simplicity is easy to use gallery plugin that allows you to create and manage image galleries just dropping the files into a folder of your choice. There is no complicated interfaces, a lot of unknown options and questions like “why my images are not shown”. It’s really simple, just upload the images into a folder with write permissions for the server. This is it!


  • Simplicity Gallery interface on post in WordPress admin
  • Simplicity Gallery interface on page in WordPress admin
  • Simplicity Gallery from users interface on post
  • Simplicity Gallery from users interface on page
  • Simplicity Gallery from users interface on post with pagination


INSTALLATION: The easiest way to enjoy Simplicity Gallery is to login to you WordPress dashboard, go to Plugins >> Add New, search for Simplicity Gallery, and click to install. You can also download the zip file from this page and upload it from the Plugins >> Add New > Upload page.

HOW TO USE: Just go to a page or post and bellow the editor window you will see the Simplicity configurations. If you want to attach a gallery to your post or a page just type the name of the images folder where your files are located. Please note that directory should be accessible from the web server to write.

DOCUMENTATION: Just check Simplicity Gallery Documentation for more information regarding options.


Do you have documentation or tutorials?

Yes! See Simplicity Gallery Documentation.

Will Simplicity Gallery work with my theme?

Yes! Simplicity Gallery works with the vast majority of premium and free themes, without requiring any coding.

Are the galleries flash based?

No, Simplicity Gallery uses Javascript based displays to ensure compatibility across the widest range of displays possible.

Are the galleries mobile friendly?

Yes, since we use Javascript rather than flash, Simplicity Gallery is compatible with Android, iOS, and Blackberry.

Can I modify the thumbnails size?

Yes, we provide such an option so you can adjusted to suit your needs.

Can I enable or disable the pagination?

Yes, we are very flexible in this point of view, so you can configure the pagination depending your needs.

More Information

For more information, feel free to visit the official website for the Simplicity Gallery plugin Simplicity Gallery.


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1.3 – 05.08.2014

  • Pagination functionality is removed because there is no clean and easy way to support that. The simplicity gallery is really simple now.
  • Fixed bug – The css was not loaded on wordpress index page if the gallery was not included into the first post

1.2 – 02.12.2013

  • Major fix related to css/js files includes

1.1 – 01.12.2013

  • Preformance improvements, galleries are loaded much faster
  • Fixed URL path issue. The gallery was not working in case of URL like this htttp://
  • There is no need to create the cache dir manually, it will be created automatically instead

1.0 – 21.11.2013

  • This is the first Simplicity Gallery release