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Essential Grid WordPress Plugin
The all-purpose grid building solution!

Essential Grid is a premium plugin for WordPress that allows you to display various content formats in a highly customizable grid. Possible applications range from portfolios, blogs, galleries, WooCommerce shops, price tables, services, product sliders, testimonials and anything else you can imagine.

  • Dedicated Video Tutorials Channel for Beginners
  • All-Purpose Usage
  • Boxed, Full-Width, Full-Screen Layouts
  • Adjustable Rows/Columns/Spacings
  • Images, Youtube & Vimeo Video, HTML5 Self-Hosted Video, iFrame Content
  • Content Sources: Post, Custom Post, Pages, WooCommerce, Gallery
  • Various Animation Types & Preloaders
  • 25+ Example Skins Included
  • Responsive & Mobile Optimized
  • Visual Skin Editor: Build and Customize own Skins easily
  • Easily Import / Export Skins
  • Include Custom Skins with Plugin Install, One-Click Installer
  • Custom Metas: Additional Options for Posts
  • Custom Post Based Skin Modifications: Special rules for Posts
  • Extensive Documentation & Tutorial Videos
  • Customizable Transition Speed (Individual / Global)

If you want to use the Essential Grid Plugin in your Theme on ThemeForest please purchase
1 extended license for each theme
(as long as there is no Developer License available) you put on the marketplace! If you have questions about this agreement please contact us:here

Version 2.1.6.2.1 Artemis (15/16th November 2017)

BUGFIXES

  • HotFix Instagram API issue

Version 2.1.6.2 Artemis (11th November 2017)

NEW FEATURES

  • Added new Grid Item Animation Options
  • Added new Pagination Autoplay Option

CHANGES

  • Improved Element Animation Engine

BUGFIXES

  • Fixed Instagram API issue
  • Fixed Add Custom Grid item CSS issue
  • Fixed 2.1.0 Demo Grid import issue
  • Fixed “Undefined class constant ‘isColor’” error
  • Fixed Ajax append argument not working
  • Fixed Lightbox title not updating in some cases
  • Fixed Lightbox “Filter based all Pages” not working

Version 2.1.6.1 Artemis (31st July 2017)

BUGFIXES

  • Fixed TagList tracing issue
  • Fixed Ajax video playback issue for video streams

Version 2.1.6 Artemis (2nd August 2017)

NEW FEATURES

  • Added image source size option for mobile devices
  • Added new Author Posts Page, Author Website, Author Avatar (different sizes) metas/elements for items skins
  • Added new Date metas/elements for items skins
  • Added option to show the post’s Alternative Image on hover
  • Added ability to show the item’s media and cover content side by side
  • Added new Taxonomies meta/element for items skins
  • Added new Stream “Behance”
  • Added new “Post Content” lightbox option
  • Added new admin color-picker with support for background gradients

CHANGES

  • 3rd party shortcodes now possible inside Custom Meta
  • Added additional sanitation for manually written links
  • Added new skin options to make showing content without a hover easier
  • Leaving the “Filer All Text” blank will just auto-hide the button
  • Improved responsiveness for default lightbox

BUGFIXES

  • Fixed Nav Search Shortcode not outputting
  • Fixed Wistia not loading in Lightbox
  • Fixed cover not disappearing when using SoundCloud
  • Fixed image src “undefined” issue when no featured image is set
  • Fixed Load More for Grids build by WP Gallery
  • Fixed Ajax Callback not working in some cases
  • Fixed Ajax video playback issue for video streams

Version 2.1.5.1 Artemis (4th July 2017)

BUGFIXES

  • Removed transparent image fallback for Masonry grid-types without an image set
  • Fixed issue where Featured Images would not load in some cases
  • Fixed issue where Preview Grids would not load in some cases
  • Replaced depricated add_to_cart_fragments filter with woocommerce_add_to_cart_fragments (WooCommerce 3)

Version 2.1.5 Artemis (29th June 2017)

NEW FEATURES

  • Added basic WooCommerce 3.x compatibility
  • Added ability to set default image globally
  • Handling for Facebook Posts without media installed

CHANGES

  • Video Default Posters are only shown if Media Source contains the corresponding video source
  • Changed Lightbox Default Width and Height to a more appropiate size (960×540px)
  • Updated to Vimeo API version 2.1.0
  • Default Images now extended to the lightbox

BUGFIXES

  • Fixed Custom Grid Download Links
  • Fixed Edit Custom Element Modal Window did not close “Please wait” overlay
  • Fixed Sharing Link targets were always visible in Skin Editor
  • Fixed Link target can’t be set to any other option (see Fix above)
  • Fixed Skin Editor Layer “Save as template” does not clear “Please wait” overlay
  • Fixed Vimeo video issues where previous API was failing in some cases
  • Fixed compatibility issue with Slider Revolution’s “Defer JS Loading” option
  • Fixed Search Shortcode Output
  • Fixed “Facebook reports: An access token is required to request this resource”
  • Fixed issue where search would not work without default filters
  • Fixed Item Skin Editor error when no PunchFonts existed
  • Fixed image src “undefined” issue when no featured image is set
  • Fixed lightbox autoplay not working
  • Fixed navigation elements drag/drop quirks
  • Fixed HTML5 Video lightbox controls not visible
  • Fixed adding additional “Available Filters” throws errors in some cases
  • Fixed “Add To Cart” Button live updating “WooCommerce Menu Cart” item
  • Fixed Load More for Grids build by WP Gallery
  • Fixed YouTube Playlist selection resetting in backend

Version 2.1.0.2 Artemis (12th August 2016)

NEW FEATURES

  • Added “Caption” as Layer Element (for Gallery Images)

CHANGES

  • Import process changed to make it compatible with PHP 5.2

BUGFIXES

  • Fixed Facebook album output
  • Fixed Twitter Link output
  • Fixed WooCommerce Ajax “Add to Cart” button
  • Fixed WooCommerce Price not accounting for decimals when items are sorted
  • Fixed WP Gallery Global feature grid not being recognised
  • Fixed WP Gallery Element Post Link to Detail Image Page
  • Fixed Wistia video not opening up in lightbox
  • Fixed Skin Editor’s Source Meta Choice List

Version 2.1.0.1 Artemis (14th July 2016)

CHANGES

BUGFIXES

  • Fixed filter shortcode not showing filters
  • Fixed google font backend issue, which could create an JavaScript error
  • Fixed a bug where new Grids would not show the preview until they were saved one time and reloaded
  • Fixed Custom Grid’s Load More if an order other than default order is selected
  • Fixed Grids not showing up if added through Widgets
  • Fixed “T_STRING in …./RestApi.php on line 8” bug

Version 2.1.0 Artemis (8th July 2016)

NEW FEATURES

  • Added Media Filter for Images in Grid Settings
  • Added new Item Skins for Social Streams
  • Added option in import, to import Demo Grids for Social Streams
  • Added support for only selecting a Post Type without Category or Tag
  • Added Option to add Filter that are not selected as an taxonomy
  • Added support for all common qTranslate plugins
  • Added filters and actions in the whole plugin
  • Added option to change the Custom Post Type name/handle through filters
  • Added new Source Type “Streams” (fetch YouTube, Vimeo, Instagram, flickr, Twitter, Facebook content)
  • Added option to display standard WordPress Galleries as Essential Grids
  • Added option to turn on/off the Essential Grid Example Posttype
  • Added support for recommended “Post Types Order” Plugin
  • Added sorting by title, date and more for Custom Grids
  • Added YouTube/Vimeo/HTML5 Default Poster Options in Poster Orders Tab
  • Added option for Lazy Load, to show blurred thumbnails before loading the actual image
  • Added option for infinite scroll, to remove the “Load More” button
  • Added confirm message in Item Skin Editor if an element is deleted
  • Added option to show element only if LightBox is loading a Video
  • Added option to add Image Ratio also to Masonry Grids
  • Added new Skins and example grids
  • Added Align Vertical and Horizontal options for Grid Elements
  • Added Image Draw Options like Cover and Contain Mode, and Repeat, Repeat-x, Repeat-Y and No-Repeat Mode for Grid Elements
  • Added new option to set Minimum Height of Masonry Content containers per Grid
  • Added option to choose background-fit for Skins and for each Item
  • Added option to choose background-position for Skins and for each Item
  • Added option to choose background-repeat for Skins and for each Item
  • Improved Grid Drawing processes to get smoother and quicker results
  • Improved Lazy Load Speed and Processes
  • Added Width, Height, MinWidth, MinHeight, MaxWidth and MaxHeight options for Lightbox Elements
  • Added new Item Skins and Default Grids
  • Lightbox AutoPlay, AutoPlaySpeed and Preload Image Amount options added

CHANGES

  • General overhaul of the Documentations at http://essential.themepunch.com/documentation
  • Opening the LightBox will no longer set the scrollposition to 0. This can be changed again through a new option in the LightBox tab.
  • Enabled Link Meta and all type of metas from Ess. Grid to be used with the filters.
  • Reduced database queries up to 80%
  • Renamed Essential Grid Example Post Type from “Ess. Grid Posts” to “Ess. Grid Example Posts” (Slug remains the same so no posts are lost)
  • Backend Ajax Request Visualisation
  • Moved Media Poster Settings next to Media Source for Better Understanding
  • Moved Global Settings to an own SubMenu

BUGFIXES

  • Highly improved loading speed for big amounts of elements in Grid
  • Added a few fixes which will prevent the plugin from beeing broken if invalid HTML markup is added to Item Skins
  • Fixed a bug where the search may not work in Custom Based Grids
  • Fixed a bug where WPML could not translate the widget title
  • Lightbox will now work properly if global caching is enabled
  • Fixed a bug where the AND relation for posts may not work properly
  • Fixed WooCommerce Add To Cart bug
  • Fixed a bug in ShortCode Generator where in a Custom Grid, it did not work properly if you select an existing Grid for predefined settings
  • Changed database creation to fix most of the “Empty Ajax Response” issues
  • Fixed advanced filter issues
  • Removed tags that were shown using the Cat. List element
  • Fixed an UTF8 bug fetching the excerpt
  • Fixed import issues with Navigation Skin and Global Styles
  • Fixed JavaScript error occuring in WordPress comment edit page
  • Fixed bug in Custom Grids not beeing able to set Cover Meta link
  • Fixed cyrillic characters not working with filters
  • Fixed Lightbox Gallery Filter Based on Current page and Filter Based on All Pages issue, where Gallery Mode without adding Filters was not working well.
  • Fixed DropDown zIndex issues where Dropdown buttons was overlapping each other
  • Fixed DropDown Click Event handling on Mobile Devices
  • Fixed Media Zoom Effect Bug where Media disappears after Mouse Leave Event
  • Fixed offset not working if used in “Additional Parameters”
  • Fixed a bug where the custom class was missing the Post ID for custom CSS rules
  • Fixed a bug where removing the image in Custom Grids was not possible
  • Fixed a bug where multiple Quick Grids would not show up
  • Fixed a bug with loading ajax content in combination with Visual Composer
  • Removed title attributes from Backend Input fields to prevent conflicts with other plugins
  • Fixed WooCommerce bug introduced in latest WooCommerce version
  • Infinity Scroll issue fixed after swapping between Filters
  • Fixed Bug where Videos disappeared after Sorting the sinle Items in Grid
  • Essential Grid in Ajax Container fails to navigate between Contents due a Sector Failure has been fixed
  • Fixed Bugs in Video API where Videos were not stopping / playing based on user Interactions
  • Fixed disappearing Video Contents during Playback and Filter callbacks
  • Fixed Gallery, Content, Product based Detail Lightbox
  • Fixed HTML5 videos for lightbox
  • Fixed HTMl5 Video Sizing Issues in LightBox
  • Fixed Cobbles Jumping Effect on Filter change
  • Fixed Gallery Height issues on Filter Change by Cobbles and Masonry Elements
  • Fixed issue with showing similiar elements Multipe times in Lightbox
  • Fixed Thumbnail Size Issues in Lightbox
  • Fixed FullScreen Slide Out Skin issues
  • Fixed missing thumbnails in Lightbox for HTML5 videos
price

$26

Rating
30390 sales
as of February 11, 2018
Last Update November 17, 2017, 2:30 pm
High Resolution Yes
Compatible Browsers IE9, IE10, IE11, Firefox, Safari, Opera, Chrome, Edge
Compatible With Layers WP, WPML, WooCommerce 3.0.x, WooCommerce 2.6.x, WooCommerce 2.5, WooCommerce 2.4.x, WooCommerce 2.3.x, Visual Composer 4.12.x, Visual Composer 4.11.x, Visual Composer 4.10.x, Visual Composer 4.9.x, Visual Composer 4.8.x, Visual Composer 4.7.x, Cornerstone, Bootstrap 3.x, Bootstrap 2.3.x, Bootstrap 2.2.2, Bootstrap 2.2.1, Bootstrap 2.1.1, Bootstrap 2.1.0, Bootstrap 2.0.4, Bootstrap 2.0.3, Bootstrap 2.0.2, Bootstrap 2.0.1, Bootstrap 2.0
Software Version WordPress 4.9.x, WordPress 4.8.x, WordPress 4.7.x, WordPress 4.6.1, WordPress 4.6, WordPress 4.5.x, WordPress 4.5.2, WordPress 4.5.1, WordPress 4.5, WordPress 4.4.2, WordPress 4.4.1, WordPress 4.4, WordPress 4.3.1, WordPress 4.3, WordPress 4.2, WordPress 4.1, WordPress 4.0

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