15 Most Popular WordPress Overlay Plugins

  • Easy FancyBox

    Easily enable the FancyBox jQuery extension on just about all media links. Multi-Site compatible. Supports iFrame and Flash movies.

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  • Responsive Lightbox by dFactory

    Responsive Lightbox allows users to view larger versions of images and galleries in a lightbox (overlay) effect optimized for mobile devices.

  • Lightbox Plus Colorbox

    Lightbox Plus Colorbox permits users to view larger versions of images, simple slide shows, videos and content all in an overlay.

  • WP Video Lightbox

    Very easy to use WordPress lightbox plugin to display YouTube and Vimeo videos in an elegant lightbox overlay.

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  • jQuery Colorbox

    Adds Colorbox/Lightbox functionality to images, grouped by post or page. Works for WordPress and NextGEN galleries. Comes with different themes.

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  • User Avatar

    Provides a thumbnail area in Your Profile, for users to upload & crop new images in an overlay to be saved and stored to their profile.

  • Shadowbox JS

    Shadowbox is an online media vieiwing application similar to Lightbox and Thickbox but with more functionality. Supports all types of media.

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  • Featured Video Plus

    Add Featured Videos to your posts and pages. Works like magic with most themes which use Featured Images. Local Media, YouTube, Vimeo and many more.

  • WordPress Colorbox Lightbox

    View image, video (YouTube, Vimeo), page, inline HTML, custom content in lightbox. Add jQuery Colorbox lightbox effect to your WordPress site.

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  • inSite by Duda: Personalization Made Easy

    Increase conversions with actions (popups, notification bars and more) set off by triggers (time, date, etc.) that you define.

  • Video Background

    jQuery WordPress plugin to easily assign a video background to any element. Awesome.

  • Pojo Lightbox

    This plugin used to add the lightbox (overlay) effect to all images on your WordPress site with Pojo Framework.

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  • FancyBox Gallery

    Integrates the FancyBox jQuery plugin to generate dynamic pop-up image overlays for WordPress galleries.

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  • Lightbox Bank

    Lightbox Bank is the perfect responsive, mobile optimized image lightbox plugin for displaying images & videos on WordPress.

  • Fancybox Plus

    Seamless integration of Fancybox (similar to Lightview, Lightbox, Thickbox, Floatbox) to create a nice overlay to display images and videos without th

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Let us know below in the comments if we missed any overlay plugins in our list.

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