Fixing overlapping grids

Masonry grids may overlap if the height of a grid item is unknown. This can happen when css is applied after the grid has been laid out or when the grid resizes and the width changes.  These settings are not available in the widget and must be applied in the shortcode. layoutonresize There are some

Creating a Media Image Gallery

You can use our plugin to create a media gallery. Create a basic media gallery that links to the image posts: Use our colorbox addin to display a gallery in a lightbox Use taxonomies terms with any taxonomy. In this case, we used Media Library Assistant plugin. Use taxonomy terms with isotope filters

Post Type

The plugin can be used with pages, posts, images (attachment) and any custom post type. This option is not available in the widget. Please insure that your posts have images unless you are using the premium version of the plugin. The default post type is ‘post’. Display product posts from Woo Commerce: Display event posts

Advanced Tag Queries

WordPress allows queries of tags. Tags apply to posts, and also to custom posts or attachments that have this feature enabled, the shortcode generator does not generate codes for the settings listed in theWordPress Codex, but they are supported by the plugin. Array values should be entered as comma delimited values. When tags are enabled,

Advanced Order By

The premium plugin allows posts to be ordered by all of the options in the codex. the codex. You should familiarize yourself with ‘orderby’ before using this option. Currently only a single orderby value is supported. orderby orderby defaults to ‘date’. orderby_meta_key Ideally,  combine ordering by meta key with a meta query using the same

Ignore Sticky Posts

ignore_sticky_posts Instead of displaying images for sticky posts in the grid, the Ignore sticky posts setting displays posts in sort order. ignore_sticky_posts defaults to true Set to false to display sticky posts first. Sticky posts disabled by default

Advanced Query by Meta Value

Posts can be queried by meta values as defined in the codex. You should familiarize yourself with these before using this advanced functionality. When querying on checkbox values, sometimes you may have to use EXISTS or NOT EXISTS instead of 1 and 0. In some cases, unchecked values do not get stored in the database

Advanced Post Queries

The plugin allows you to query by page & post according to the WordPress codex . You should familiarize yourself with this feature. The shortcode generator does not generate the following. p (Post id) – use ‘post__in’ with a single id, ‘page_id’ – use ‘post__in’ with a single id, ‘post_parent’ – use post_parent__in with a

Author Query

author__in returns posts authored by a comma delimited list of authors id’s or a single id. author__not_in returns posts that are not authored by a comma delimited list of authors id’s or a single id author_name returns posts that are authored by the user name.

Filtered Grids

Filtered Grids use the Isotope.Js plugin to create menus based on associated taxonomies. Normally you would not use paging with these grids, and instead display all items. displayas displayas defaults to ‘masonry’. Set this value to ‘filtered’ for a filtered grid. By default, if the grid items are not queried by taxonomy, the category is

Advanced subcaptions

subcaptionx Choose a field value for an infinite number of sub captions, besides the default ‘author’ and ‘date’ options, you can choose from taxonomy values, meta values, and even image meta values. Sub captions should be created in numerical order, i.e.: subcaption1, subcaption2, subcaption3, etc. If you skip a number, all sub captions after that

Transition Type

transitiontype the transitiontype setting controls the transitions of items when the grid resizes or during filtering. css – generates css animations. This is the default value and is equivalent to setting the animate option to true. js – enables javascript transitions none – no transitions. Any transitions will default to your theme css styles if


linkto the linkto setting determines what happens when you click on a link. By default, the link will open the related post. We have a free addon for colorbox that is  specifically for images in the media library and open up the full sized images in a lightbox slideshow.  When using  colorbox, the target and


subcaption1 subcaption2 Version 2 of the widget allows you to create subcaptions using the author name and/or the post date. You can display the author or the date in any subcaption. Advanced subcaptions are available in the premium plugin. subcaptionalign Available in version 3. Align the subcaption left, right or center. The default is center.


All colors default to your theme default. item_color item_color is used to change the text color for text in the grid item. item_bgcolor item_bgcolor changes the background color of the grid item. link_color link_hovercolor link_color and link_hovercolor change the appearance of hot links. Video instruction