NEW: 5 star rating manipulation.
FIXED: Images keep low resolution if resizing from low resolution to high resolution.
FIXED: 1 star rating manipulation bugs.
FIXED: Photo contest is over immediately when photo contest end time is activated.
FIXED: Arrangement image items in backend when voting is deactivated.
NEW: Allow manipulation for 1 star rating.
FIXED: Status info disappeared in slider when hiding and then showing carrousel again.
FIXED: Undefined variables on certain PHP version.
FIXED: Same id of “I am not a robot” labels for upload and registry form.
NEW: Photo contest end status in main menu.
FIXED: To low resolution of vertical images in slider carrousel.
FIXED: CSS of rating and comment information in slider carrousel is inline now.
FIXED: CSS of comment box when resizing in single image view.
FIXED: Unnecessary scale and cut option removed for single image view.
NEW: End photo contest immediately option.
FIXED: Upload form was not shown in some cases.
FIXED: Links direct to the pictures did not work if lazy load was activated.
FIXED: Missing voting messages if “Single pic view” is activated.
NEW: Description is added to images which were uploaded in frontend with info that image was added by Contest Gallery.
FIXED: Missing e-mail in e-mail field of CSV data in some cases.
NEW: URL field can be added to upload form and gallery.
FIXED: Single image view CSS and responsiveness.
FIXED: Registered user e-mail shows as unconfirmed when uploading image in frontend without beeing logged in but entering a registered e-mail.
NEW: Jump to last image of slider in the gallery when closing slider.
FIXED: Buggy behavior on mobile devices. iOS and Android.
NEW: Improved slider handling for IOS devices.
NEW: Slider performance improved for desktop and mobile devices.
FIXED: Fade in button disappears when showing much information in slider for a picture on a desktop device.
NEW: Position and handling of user information in slider improved.
NEW: Switching direct to next page out of slider when pagination is on.
NEW: Mobile handling of slider improved especially relating user information.
NEW: CSS of user comments out of gallery and in slider improved.
FIXED: “Cannot redeclare” error when uploading in frontend can happen in some cases.
FIXED: Because of conflict with another plugins slider image did not appear when clicking slider preview image.
FIXED: “Only gallery view” in “Single pic options” didn’t work properly
FIXED: Select fields could not be added in “Define single pic info”
FIXED: Comment and text field are not displayed in “Define single pic info”
FIXED: Rotated images overlapping user information in slider.
FIXED: Image upload failed in frontend in some cases.
FIXED: Image upload failed in frontend.
FIXED: Input fields of deleted galleries were shown in users management.
NEW: Improved information position in slider.
FIXED: Closing slider button did not work in some cases.
NEW: E-Mail confirmation e-mail when uploading an image and e-mail field is activated.
NEW: Sending to multiple recipients in CC and BCC possible.
NEW: Pics per site navigation also bottom now.
FIXED: Show original source when clicking on image in backend.
NEW: Scrolling to image position in preview in slider when clicking images in slider or opening slider.
FIXED: Code processing for older PHP versions.
FIXED: Slider arrows doesn’t react if slider preview is on, in some cases.
NEW: Rating and comments status of an image appears in slider preview now.
FIXED: Image rotation for 90 and 270 degree was shown in wrong way in some cases. Now fixed for all galleries created since version 7.
NEW: „I am not a robot“ captcha also integrated in registration form.
FIXED: Comment field did not appear in registration form.
FIXED: Rotating images overlay in backend in some cases.
NEW: Image rotation option.
FIXED: Thumb view appeared as height view in version 7.
FIXED: Image disappeared in „Single pic view“ in new version 7.
NEW: Improved and faster image adding for new or copied galleries.
FIXED: Code parsing errors for older PHP version.
NEW: Fullscreen feature for Safari browser removed because missing API.
FIXED: Unnecessary empty space in gallery when Contest Gallery is filtered by other plugins.
FIXED: Division by zero message when row view is activated.
NEW: Detecting exit fullscreen slider on mobile devices and closing slider completly instead of showing not mobile version of slider.
NEW: Fullscreen mode for slider on mobile or optional on desktop devices.
NEW: Styled alert messages appears now when all votes used or already voted an image.
FIXED: Options „View to original source“ and „View preview in slider“ couldn’t be saved.
NEW: Select users registered about a certain gallery in users management area.
FIXED: Empty CSV user data if no further registration fields were added.
NEW: Simple „I am not a robot“ captcha for „Edit upload form“ area.
NEW: TinyMCE is used for HTML fields in „Edit upload form“ area.
NEW: Changing view order is more simple.
FIXED: Responsiveness bugs in mobile view.
NEW: Configuration option of link to original source and preview in slider.
FIXED: Wrong original source after clicking left arrow in slider.
FIXED: Wrong voting message, when creating a new gallery and using „One vote per picture option“.
FIXED: Images couldn’t be added if exif library not exists.
FIXED: Closing slider when 5 star rating is activated.
FIXED: Responsive behavior single pic view.
FIXED: Commenting single pic view.
NEW: Select field can be added to upload form.
FIXED: Multiple images upload in frontend broken.
NEW: Exif image orientation will be checked. Wrong rotated images will be corrected during the upload.
FIXED: Commenting area in frontend couldn’t be opened on mobile devices.
NEW: Improved slider
FIXED: CSV file data order wrong in some cases.
FIXED: Single pic info management in admin broken.
FIXED: Wrong conversion of non english caracters in file names.
NEW: Scrolling to top error message in all forms.
NEW: Buttons for instantly inserting of original WordPress title, description or excerpt in the image fields.
FIXED: Zip all pictures failed in some cases.
FIXED: Division by null error appeared in backend if original source was deleted.
FIXED: Facebook buttons without sharing image appears when upload PNG and GIF images in frontend.
FIXED: Registered users also get an e-mail when „Inform users when activate pictures“ is activated.
FIXED: Gallery view switch thumbs disappeared in some cases.
NEW: Galleries can be copied now. Settings will be copied.
NEW: Translations for upload, regsitry and login form submit buttons added.
FIXED: „Forward directly to full size image in a new tab“ option did not work.
NEW: Improved CSS for mobile and desktop.
NEW: Many user important CSS codes transferred from inline tags to a CSS file. User adjustments can be easier done now.
FIXED: Slider content displayed twice in some cases.
FIXED: Image information in slider disappeared by browser resizing.
FIXED: Allow commenting out of gallery was not working in 5.36.10.
FIXED: Select photo contest end time broken.
NEW: Clearer activating, deactivating and deleting management in backend.
FIXED: Unnecessary marking of images in a slider.
FIXED: Slider displayed in wrong way on mobiles vertical view.
FIXED: „Users management“ button does not appear in backend comments area.
FIXED: Login with e-mail doesn’t work.
FIXED: Option blocks disappeared.
NEW: Highlighting activated and deactivated images in backend.
NEW: Highlighting target area of moving elements.
NEW: Opened image slider overlay all other html elements.
FIXED: Images were not shown on all sites with a https connection.
NEW: HTML field can be added to registry form now.
FIXED: Apostrophe and quotes could not be used in registry form.
FIXED: Images with apostroph and quotes in name could not be added to gallery.
FIXED: For some servers wrong form upload URL was configurated.
FIXED: „Check agreement“ form field: title disappears or wrong title will be shown
FIXED: Broken „Row view“ gallery output in 5.35.
FIXED: Apostrophe and quotes could not be used in all form fields.
NEW: HTML field can be added to upload form now.
FIXED: Behavior form fields line breaks.
FIXED: URL to uploaded image in admin e-mail.
FIXED: Apostrophe and quotes could not be used in form fields.
FIXED: Content doesn’t disappear anymore if WordPress content filters are used.
NEW: PO/MO files are added for translation in „plugins/contest-gallery/languages/“.
NEW: Logout URL changed if you are logged in as „Contest Gallery User“.
FIXED: „Undefined variable: averageStarsRounded“ text appears in frontend if 5 stars rating is activated.
FIXED: Forward to an URL after login.
FIXED: Naming of forward to an URL after upload and login were interchanged.
FIXED: File size check when uploading images in frontend.
FIXED: „Show only users votes“ didn’t work if „Allow only registered users to vote“ was also activated.
FIXED: „Show only users votes“ didn’t work for „Single pic view“.
FIXED: From time to time users see total rating when „Show only users votes“ is activated.
FIXED: Users votes overriden total 1 star image rating if „Show only users votes“ option was activated.
FIXED: CSV data file couldn’t be created in some cases.
FIXED: Fast clicking arrow buttons in slider showed rating, comments and facebook icons containers twice.
NEW: Random images sorting in frontend!
FIXED: Arrows CSS in single image view.
FIXED: Fast clicking arrow buttons in slider stopped sliding.
NEW: Editors, Authors and Contributors are able to manage Contest Gallery.
NEW: Improved CSS in frontend.
FIXED: CSS for WooCommerce themes improved.
FIXED: Commenting in single pic view.
FIXED: Thumb view now compatible with themes done with Bootstrap CSS.
FIXED: Improved rating differentiation between different login users with same ip.
FIXED: „Show only users votes“ option did not work correctly for for height and row gallery view.
NEW: Improved lazy load speed.
NEW: Form labels included for modern form behavior.
NEW: Fading effects deactivated, logic improved, faster gallery loading now.
FIXED: „Passwords do not match“ is translated now.
FIXED: Unnecessary output when using registration form.
FIXED: Wrong uploader email is shown in backend in certain cases.
FIXED: Conflict if using registry and upload form on same page.
FIXED: Show only users votes worked not right in some cases.
FIXED: Sometimes rating disappeared after voting.
FIXED: Comments were not shown by clicking comment icon in gallery or slider.
NEW: Additional pre settings when creating a new gallery.
FIXED: Alignment of elements improved when hovering in gallery.
FIXED: Single picture information editing was bugged in some cases.
FIXED: One vote rating is now showing if export rating data CSV.
FIXED: Wrong IP generating if IP block voting is activated.
FIXED: Better position of close button in comments frame.
NEW: Show only users votes. User see only own votes not the whole rating.
NEW: Faster Facebook button loading (works only for images added with version 5.07 or higher).
NEW: Add „Go back to gallery“ button to Facebook images (works only for images added with version 5.07 or higher).
NEW: Many new cool PRO options 🙂
FIXED: Url to image was broken in mails to admin.
FIXED: Url to facebook was not working in some cases.
FIXED: Real placeholder appears now in forms.
FIXED: Check agreement field in form is working right now.
FIXED: Installation on multisite instances.
FIXED: Facebook like button on multisite instances.
FIXED: Check agreement input field in frontend.
FIXED: Part of a gallery disappears if going via browser Back button on a gallery.
FIXED: Clicking browser Back button in backend logic improved.
FIXED: Forwading to an image from e-mail failed in some cases.
FIXED: „You don’t have permission to attach files to this post.“ appeared in some cases when uploading images in backend.
FIXED: Broken color picker for borders in backend.
FIXED: Border color was not shown in frontend.
FIXED: Wrong image url in CSV file.
FIXED: Adding images in backend failed in some cases.
FIXED: Zip and download all gallery images.
NEW: Use WordPress media repository in backend for adding images to gallery and uploading.
NEW: Uploaded images in frontend will be also added to WordPress media repository.
FIXED: Adding comments in gallery view and in slider because of missing „I am not a robot“ field.
FIXED: Wrong value appears for maximum upload size in backend.
FIXED: Wrong image URL on Facebook pages.
NEW: Slider view options: hide complete info in the slider by default.
NEW: Improved „Hide until vote“ process behavior in frontend.
FIXED: Facebook button doesn’t appear in single pic view.
FIXED: Use field as URL configuration logic improved in backend.
FIXED: Comment area is responsive now.
FIXED: Quotes couldn’t be saved in text fields.
FIXED: Unnecessary alt text in slider.
FIXED: Inserting tags in information fields for single pic view is possible now. Will be processed correctly.
FIXED: Facebook button didn’t appear in height and row view.
FIXED: Top border disappears after resizing in height view.
NEW: Facebook button translated now. Translation depends on browser language. Supported languages: en, de, fr, es, pt, nl, ru, zh, ja
NEW: Improved Facebook button loading and reloading logic. Faster browser processing.
FIXED: Empty query message in admin area when saving.
FIXED: Wrong thumb view adjustment in some cases.
FIXED: Voting doesn’t work if „Allow only registered users to vote (WordPress profile)“ and „Allow vote via 1 star rating“ are selected.
FIXED: Users receive activating information again even if they have already received these.
FIXED: In some cases an SSL connection is recognized erroneously and https image URLs are generated unncessary.
NEW: Configure quantity of votes per user!
NEW: Gallery background color.
FIXED: Sort rating bug.
FIXED: Mixed content message for https sites if checking via browser debuging tool.
FIXED: In some cases an SSL connection is recognized erroneously and https image URLs are generated.
NEW: Add round borders to every gallery view. Amazing look!
NEW: Add additional horizontal and vertical space between images in height and row view.
NEW: Align image info, rating and comment icon in gallery view.
NEW: „Go save“ anchor appears in backend, if more then 4 images are shown. Leads directly to bottom save button.
NEW: Autoadjusting of thumb view on parent tag. Improved responsivness.
FIXED: „Allow only registered users to vote (WordPress profile)“ works again.
FIXED: Saving border, color and opacity was not always working.
FIXED: Dependencies in „Multiple pics options“ impoved.
FIXED: Show info icon in slider css improved.
FIXED: Show info in slider was not working.
FIXED: Voting box disappear if comments are disabled when 1 star rating is activated.
FIXED: Voting star image disappear if 1 star rating and row view are activated.
FIXED: Date and time of comments was not shown in user comments area in backend.
NEW: Vote via 1 star rating. Select 5 stars or 1 star rating.
NEW: Name a gallery.
NEW: Arrange single pic information in „Single pic options“ now.
FIXED: Top border appeared not in height view after resizing.
FIXED: Hovering if „Hide until vote“ is activated.
FIXED: „Hide until vote“ was not working in all cases if „Allow vote out of gallery“ was activated.
FIXED: „Hide until vote“ was not working in all cases if „Single pic view“ was activated.
FIXED: Frequently hovering of an image caused permanently showing info.
FIXED: Wrong margin-bottom of URL div in slider on panorama pictures.
NEW: Hide information button in slider. Especially useful when using on mobile phones.
NEW: Slider switching arrows removed on mobile phones. Better look now. Swichting works via swiping like it was before.
NEW: Reset gallery rating of all images.
NEW: Gallery logic improved. Faster gallery loading.
NEW: Slider logic improved. Faster slider loading.
FIXED: „Infinite Scroll“ was not working on IE.
FIXED: Slider arrows blocked clicking on rating and commenting in some cases.
FIXED: Browser slowdown through hidden facebook button frames.
FIXED: Unnecessary space between gallery and upper div content if only one look is activated.
FIXED: Wrong vertical space between thumbs if „Infinite Scroll“ and „Thumb view“ are activated.
FIXED: „Forward after upload“ was not working in some cases.
FIXED: „Infinite Scroll“ was not working in some cases.
FIXED: „Infinite Scroll“ only continues by scrolling completly to the bottom of the site.
Now just scroll to the height of the loading GIF and it will continue.
FIXED: „Height view“ was not shown on Safari browser.
FIXED: Information of last image was not shown if „Infinite Scroll“ and „Height view“ were activated.
FIXED: Wrong order by switching between images if „Infinite Scroll“ and Single pic view“ are activated.
FIXED: Infinite Scroll with Lazy Load activation failed in some cases.
NEW: Infinite Scroll with Lazy Load. Large galleries, with many images, which will be loaded step by step, are now possible.
NEW: Slider performance highly improved. Images are now loaded step by step instead all at one time.
NEW: Fading appearence of images in the gallerie. Looks much nicer now as instant loading.
FIXED: User comments did not appear in admin-mail.
FIXED: Unnecessary backslashes will be not generated anymore in admin- and user-mail.
FIXED: Paragraphs (p), breaks (br) and other html tags were not regonzied in user-mail. No continous text anymore.
Fixed: Facebook button bug if images were uploaded in frontend.
Fixed: Facebook button bug if button is used in height view.
Fixed: If rating out of gallery and out of slider is activated values in slider and gallery getting different.
NEW: Forward directly to full size picture by clicking an image out of gallery.
NEW: „Only gallery view“ option. Disable single image view completly. Manage whole contest just outside gallery if you like.
NEW: Slider performance improved. Especially after uploading new images or even more after creating new gallery you will see the effect.
NEW: Facebook like button performance improved. Especially after uploading new images or even more after creating new gallery you will see the effect.
NEW: Improved options management in backend.
Fixed: Facebook button forwarded to wrong URL after like, if image was uploaded as png or gif.
NEW: User info can be shown always in the slider, not only by left mousehold.
NEW: Configure minimum images upload (Maximum images upload already availible) for front end.
NEW: Photo contest end time blocks also upload in frontend.
Fixed: Frontend upload form field restrictions messages.
Fixed: Deactivating „Inform admin after very uplooad“ was not possible.
Fixed: URL button bug.
Fixed: Right sidebar navigation slide under the Contest Gallery if thumb or row view are activated.
NEW: Facebook Like button.
NEW: Add Facebook Like button to slider or single pic view.
NEW: Add Facebook Like button to gallery view.
NEW: Improved loading speed main admin images area.
Fixed: Set maximum number of characters in form fields.
Fixed: Using slider image url didn’t open slider with right image.
Fixed: Url forwarding out of user notification mails.
Fixed: „Reset informed“ was not working.
Fixed: „Inform users when activating image“ was not working.
Fixed: Informed users when „Reset informed“ was used.
Fixed: Thumb and row view broken, if comments are deactivated.
Fixed: The new contest_gal1ery_mail_admin table, created in 3.06, was not deleted if delete Contest Gallery Plugin.
NEW: Create and download user and image data CSV.
NEW: Inform admin via mail after every front end upload. Can be configurated in „Edit Options“>>>“Upload Options“.
Fixed: „Inform users when activate pictures“ couldn’t be deactivated.
Fixed: Reload of user upload by refresh browser if „Confirmaiton Text after Upload“ was activated.
Fixed: CSS improvement in front end.
NEW: Multiple images upload in front end. Configure how many images a user can upload.
NEW: Configure max size in MB of an image for upload in front end.
NEW: Use escape key to close slider, comments in slider or comments in gallery.
Fixed: Gallery and upload shortcode breaks template of pages with right-sided widgets.
Fixed: „Plz don’t fiddle the upload“ message appear after an upload for logged in users (Admins).
Fixed: Creating gallery bug.
NEW: Much faster slider performance, especially by navigating with arrow keys.
NEW: Configure max width or height in px of an image for front end users upload.
NEW: If extern URL for images is choosen as option then shows only URL link in slider if URL field is not empty.
Fixed: First image of gallery was not shown in right way on certain themes.
Fixed: Visual bug in row view.
NEW: Forward from an image to external URL you like! Define a text field of upload form as URL field and use it to forward from slider, single pic view or directly out of gallery to a page you like.
NEW: Forward from an image to external URL in a new tab (_blank) or in same window.
Fixed: After commenting first time an image directly out of gallery, this comment was only displayed after reloading page.
Fixed: Result was hidden after voting directly out of Row View.
Fixed: Fast clicking arrows to the end of the slider stopped animation on wrong point.
Fixed: Wrong image id was displayed in URL by clicking to the right end of the slider.
Fixed: Sticky WordPress Theme Menu overlapped a slider content or forced wrong displaying of first clicked image.
NEW: Rating stats of each image now available in backend.
NEW: Navigate in slider with right and left arrow keys of keyboard.
Fixed: Zip all files was broken after last update. Now fixed.
Fixed: Image information in slider is shown in the right way. Only chosen and filled fields are shown.
Fixed: Comments count and icon is not shown any more in gallery view if comments are deactivated.
NEW: Modern image slider with scaled images and mouse swiping function.
NEW: Rate in slider.
NEW: Rate with hide until vote function in slider.
NEW: Comment in slider.
NEW: Show user info in slider by mousehold.
NEW: Completely responsive.
NEW: Completely touch devices optimized.
NEW: Rate directly in gallery view.
NEW: Rate with hide until vote function in gallery view.
NEW: Comment directly in gallery view.
NEW: Recognizing and showing language processed by server not by browser.
Shows instantly the right translation. All expressions can be found in frontend/check-language.php.
Fixed: Show actual not cached version when going back to image overview in admin area via browser back button.
Fixed: Choose all in image overview admin area.
Fixed: Broken url in email when „Automatically activate users form upload“ and „Inform users when activate pictures“ is.
Fixed: Files with „JPEG“ ending (normally JPG is a typical Windows ending) are now also possible to upload without errors.
Fixed: Last rating is not shown when „Hide until vote“ option is used.
Fixed: Conflict with other plugins because of „create_zip()“.
Fixed: Puting apostrophe (“ ‚) in comments is now possible.
Fixed: Dutch translation improved.
Fixed: Translation logic bug.
Fixed: Single image view now fully responsive and optimized for mobile phones.
Fixed: Height view visual bug in Firefox.
Fixed: Height view resizing bug.
Fixed: Save border width 0 bug.
Fixed: Translation bugs.
Fixed: Update mechanics improved.
Fixed: Update mechanics improved.
NEW: Define border width, color and opacity in gallery view. Absolutely unique wordpress plugin function.
Allows high-end look!
NEW: Choose a user information field which will be shown in gallery view.
NEW: Allow to show information always in gallery view, without hovering.
Fixed: Information looses when upload form field row is changed, bug resolved.
Fixed: Mechanics in gallery view improved, more precise.
Fixed: Missing loading.gif image bug for new versions resolved, rating possible.
Fixed: Browser language now recognized on Internet Explorer.
Fixed: Dutch language improved.
Fixed: Gallery view not broken anymore if it’s completly without voting and comments.
Fixed: Division by zero error message in row view doesn’t appear anymore.
Fixed: Datapicker bug in gallery options resolved.
NEW: New Option: allows only users to vote who are registered via wordpress profile.
Fixed: Facebook like button removed. Doesn’t work appropriate. Has to be overworked completely.
Fixed: Box width optimized in gallery view.
Fixed: Datapicker error doesn’t appear in console anymore.
Fixed: Creating gallery bug is fixed.
Fixed: Comment date, minutes and hours are shown in the right way.
Fixed: When Russian speech is shown all boxes are now shown in the right way.
Fixed: If hight view is chosen as main gallery view comments and rating are aligned left again.
Fixed: No wrong view anymore when upload form is loaded in a site with widget.
Fixed: Languages updated.
Fixed: Bugs resolved.
Fixed: Localization finally works! Localization file uploaded.
Fixed: Undefined variable message „Edit upload form“ area
Fixed: Define output options shows only when upload fields are created
NEW: Localization! Front end speech is shown in users browser language.
Three languages supported in the moment: de, ru and nl. Plz contact me for further languages
or for speech improvement in actual version!!!
Fixed: Bug in row view resolved!!!
Fixed: Creating galleries bug done by last update resolved!!!
Fixed: Undefined variable message in thumb gallery view.
NEW: Select end date when photo contest ends. Pictures can’t be voted anymore but the end result is shown.
Fixed: Selected view is now always forwarded every time when clicking through gallery.
Fixed: No jump anymore when clicking plz vote in single image view.
NEW: New option: images can be instantly activated after user upload in front end. Watch here…
Fixed: Plz vote function in single image view repaired.
Fixed: Sorting function was broken. Repaired.
Fixed: No jumping of thumb view when switching between views in front end.
Fixed: Undefined variable in single pic view isn’t shown anymore.
NEW: Votes will be hiding until user voted an image. It guarantee a voting without beeing influenced of voting before.
Absolutely unique! Watch here…
To configure it go **Gallery options*and then check **Hide until vote**.
Fixed: Error reporting, display errors diactivated. Errors of other plugins will not shown anymore.
Fixed: WP_Editor, for configuring e-mail text, shows now only html text editor tab. It makes e-mails visual more precise.
Fixed: Stars don’t jump anymore when rated.
Fixed: Facebook button doesn’t jump anymore when rated.
Fixed: Unused functions removed. No conflict with another plug-ins anymore.
Fixed: Saved IPs of rated images were cut. Now they have full length.
Fixed: Uploaded images in front end can contain dot characters now in their names
Fixed: If switching between views, thumb view doesn’t jump vertical any more
Fixed: Put comments off bug
Fixed: undefined index display errors for restricted php versions
Fixed: reset all informed works now
Fixed: sorting order number change when sorting in options
Fixed: explanation in options appears relating images resolution restriction option
Fixed: upload form css improved
Fixed: CSS bugs single pic view frontend
NEW: WordPress Multi Site function supported
NEW: Picture names can consist of 1.000 characters instead only of 100
Fixed: Saving data bug backend
Fixed: Switching between views bug frontend