All-in-One Video Gallery is a video post and gallery plugin that helps you building YouTube / Vimeo like video sharing websites easy. This guide will help you getting started with the plugin quickly.
STEP 1: Download & Install
If you haven’t already done so, first install the All-in-One Video Gallery plugin.
STEP 2: Configure Settings
Once Installed, go to WordPress Admin Panel / Video Gallery / Settings. This is the plugin’s settings page, here you can find options to enable / disable player controls, configure player behavior, gallery settings etc. This is an optional step. You can edit / change these settings later whenever it’s necessary. So, just leave the default settings and proceed with the next step.
STEP 3: Add Categories
This is an optional step. Categories help you organize your videos in a efficient way. You can add the video categories under WordPress Admin Panel / Video Gallery / Categories. The categories added here will be shown in the Videos form (next step). So, you can select which categories a video belongs to. Note that a video can be assigned to multiple categories.
STEP 4: Add Videos
Now, it’s the time to add your videos. You can add your videos under WordPress Admin Panel / Video Gallery / All Videos. Follow this link for step by step instructions to add your videos.
STEP 5: Building the gallery
Assume that you have finished adding your categories and videos. Then, we need to show them in your site front-end. Kindly follow the links below for the step by step instructions on doing this.
During the activation, our plugin adds the following pages (WordPress Admin Panel / Pages) dynamically to your website those are required for the logical workflow of the plugin. You should not edit or delete these pages unless necessary.
- Video Category
- Search Videos
- User Videos
- Player Embed
For example, if you want to add a categories page, you need to create a new page and should not edit the “Video Category” page added by our plugin.