NextGen Gallery Add-on



NextGen Gallery is a popular image gallery plugin for WordPress whihc is available for free in the repository. Now using this NextGen Gallery Add-on of SliderVilla sliders, you can fetch and use the gallery images of NextGen gallery plugin into our sliders and embed that without much effort.

The gallery plugin comes with so many options including bulk upload, folder fetch etc. related to the images. Even if you exclude the image from a gellery, that image will not appear in our slider as well. This add-on is perfect for those who are already using NextGen Gallery plugin and like to embed a slider with all the images present in a particular gallery.

  1. Complete Integration with NextGen Gallery Plugin
  2. Works with new gallery or existing galleries
  3. Get Images from NextGen Gallery and Control the Design from SLiderVilla slider’s settings panel
  1. Uzip the folder.
  2. Upload the slidervilla-nextgen-gallery-addon folder to your /wp-content/plugins directory.
  3. In your WordPress dashboard, head over to the Plugins section.
  4. Activate SliderVilla – NextGen Gallery addon.

Example Shortcode

If you are using NextGen Gallery Add-on with Akkord Slider and displaying NextGen Gallery with ID 3, the Shortcode would look like

[svnggallery slider='akkord' gallery_id='3' set='2']

Example Template Tag

If you are using NextGenGallery Add-on with Cosmo Slider and wish to display NextGen gallery with ID 2, the Template tag would look like below. You can paste the below template tag in your theme template file like index.php or page.php at required location.

<?php if ( function_exists( 'get_slidervilla_slider_nggallery' ) ){ get_slidervilla_slider_nggallery('slider=cosmo&gallery_id=2&set=1');?>

Shortcode & Template Tag Parameters:


This is name of the parent Slider plugin which should be installed on your site. For example, its value can be thumbel or pointelle


ID of the NextGen Gallery on Admin Dashboard => Gallery => Manage Galleries page.


The Settings Set ID ( You can keep this field as blank if you are using the default settings set. If you are using Settings set ID 3, then the value of this field would be 3 )


If equal to ‘1’ will link the images to the image url (useful if you enable lightbox/prettyPhoto setting on the Slider Settings Panel)


A 0 based index numeric offset from which you wish to pull the images in the gallery. Say if you want to omit first 10 images of the gallery, you specify the parameter as offset=’10’ in the shortcode or &offset=10 in the template tag.


Very first version of the plugin, no changelog yet.

This add-on is compatible with all SliderVilla Slider WordPress Plugins.

Coming soon