Best WordPress Plugins For Handling Images in your Blog

Recently we had discussed some of Best WordPress Photo Gallery Plugins,In this post I will share with you some of the other WordPress Plugins which can be helpful for handling Images /Photos on your weblog.

The Plugins provided here help you in customizing your Image Display,talking care of SEO,Image Loading etc.I suggest you to use some of the plugins mentioned below for enhancing & optimizing the look & feel of your blog.

Best WordPress Plugins For Handling Images in your Blog

List of top WordPress Plugins to handle Images :

1) Dynamic Content Gallery :

This plugin creates a dynamic gallery of images for latest and/or featured content using either the JonDesign SmoothGallery script for mootools, or a custom jQuery script. The plugin dynamically creates the gallery from your latest and/or featured content by either automatically pulling in the first Image Attachment from relevant Posts/Pages, or by specifying image URLs in a DCG Metabox in the Write screen for the relevant Posts/Pages.The DCG can be added to your theme as a Widget, or by using a template tag.

2) Shadowbox JS :

Shadowbox is an online media viewing application that supports all of the web’s most popular media publishing formats. Shadowbox is written entirely in JavaScript and CSS and is highly customizable. Using Shadowbox, website authors can display a wide assortment of media in all major browsers without navigating users away from the linking page.

By default this plugin will use Shadowbox for all image links, movie links, audio links and YouTube/Google Video links including those generated by the [ gallery ] shortcode.

3) Yet Another Photoblog :

This WordPress plugin can be used to Convert your WordPress Blog into a full featured photo blog in virtually no time.Using this plugin you can make some thing like an pinterest web site with One post, one image, one description.

4) WordPress Content Slide :

Content Slide is used to create fully customizable jquery Fading image slideshow anywhere within your WordPress site. Custom options include slideshow size, color, style and more.

5) jQuery Image Lazy Load WP :

Must use WordPress plugin which add’s jquery lazy loading functionality to images on your WordPress Blog.

6) SEO Friendly Images :

SEO Friendly Images is a WordPress SEO plugin which automatically updates all images with proper ALT and TITLE attributes for SEO purposes. If your images do not have ALT and TITLE already set, SEO Friendly Images will add them according the options you set. Additionally this makes the post W3C/xHTML valid as well.

7) Auto Post Images (API) :

After installing & configuring this plugin you no longer have to insert images into WordPress posts one by one using the editor. All you have to do is name them appropriately and upload them to a folder & the plugin will automatically insert them into the corresponding post.

8) Watermark RELOADED :

This plugin allows you to watermark your uploaded images. You can create watermark with different fonts and apply it to different image sizes (thumbnail, medium, large, fullsize) and positioning the watermark anywhere on the image.

9) Scissors Continued :

This plugin adds cropping, resizing, and rotating functionality to WordPress’ image upload and management dialogs. Scissors also allows automatic resizing of images when they are uploaded and supports automatic and manual watermarking of images. Additionally, images that are resized in the post editor are automatically resampled to the requested size using bilinear filtering when a post is saved, which improves the perceived image quality while reducing the amount of data transferred at the same time.

10) jQuery Colorbox :

This WordPress plugin adds Colorbox/Lightbox functionality to images, grouped by post or page. Works for WordPress and NextGEN galleries. Comes with different themes.

Hope the WordPress Plugins provided above will be useful for you in handling Images on your WordPress Blog in an better & easier way.

Did we missed any other Good WordPress plugin that can be used to handle Images! Please share your views, we would like to hear from our readers!