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Flickr Plugin

We have added a plugin to assist in displaying content from flickr. To make use of this plugin first enable it  in the Plugins section of your dashboard then on the page where you want the galleries placed type the following shortcodes. Obviously you will need to change the names/numbers:


  • [flickr-gallery] – Creates a generic gallery for the user you specified in your settings page.
  • [flickr]http://www.flickr.com/photos/dancoulter/2619594365/[/flickr] – Inserts the given image. You can also just put the photo ID in there (the numeric string at the end of the link).

Other options:

  • [flickr-gallery mode="photoset" photoset="72157605870230826"] – Displays all of the photos from the given Flickr photoset.
  • [flickr-gallery mode="tag" tags="foo" tag_mode="all"] – Shows photos from your photostream with the specified tags (comma separated). If you leave off the tag_mode option, it defaults to “any”.
  • [flickr-gallery mode="recent"] – Shows recent photos from your photostream
  • [flickr-gallery mode="interesting"] – Shows interesting photos from your photostream
  • [flickr-gallery mode="search" tags="foo" group_id="46862018@N00"] – The search mode supports any arbitrary sort using the options listed here: http://www.flickr.com/services/api/flickr.photos.search.html
  • [flickr size="small" float="left"]http://www.flickr.com/photos/dancoulter/2619594365/[/flickr] – Sets the size of the inserted image to “small” (defaults to “medium”) and makes the next paragraph of text wrap around to the right of the image (you can specify “right” for the float parameter as well, which defaults to “none”)
  • [flickr height="300" width="400"]http://www.flickr.com/photos/dancoulter/2422361554/[/flickr] – This one is a video. It’ll automatically embed the flash movie for you. If you want to change its size, you can use the width and height options.

Advanced options:

  • If you want to disable pagination, just include pagination=0 in your shortcode.

For more information see the Flickr plugin page.

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