The portfolio is the must have stuff for a service and business website. In WordPress we can find a lot of portfolio plugin, but the principle question is what is more flexible, stylish and updated. Don’t need to turn off searching mode. We will learn how to make portfolio in WordPress using Dribbble shots .
Dribble is a common web community for designers which was founded in 2006. It is becoming famous day by day for allowing designers to submit their portfolio items on it, permit to users sharing their work samples and get reviews from other designers. But the big problem of Dribble is it doesn’t enable to replace your collection if it enlarges to other hosting or your own domain.
There are three plugins for WordPress users who want to create a portfolio using their Dribbles shots on WordPress.org that can create it simply easier to show yours shots as a portfolio on your website.
Dribble Portfolio Shots
Dribbble Portfolio Shots is a simple plugin that help you to share your shots through shortcode and it is more responsive & arranges shots in a 2-column, 4-column, or 6-column grid.
Then snapshots can be shown on any post or page using a shortcode that linking directly to their sources on Dribbble, which can highly customizable to the number of columns how many you want to include. Some awesome Features:
+ Setting up default values to give you easy start
+ Responsive in Nature
+ Accessible 2 column, 4 column, 6 column grid
+ Shortcode can be put on theme easily
Put your own dribbble username
for two column grid
[dribbble_shots id="YOUR_DRIBBBLE_NAME" column=2]
four column is default so doesn’t need to mention
[dribbble_shots id="YOUR_DRIBBBLE_NAME" column=4]
Six column –
[dribbble_shots id="YOUR_DRIBBBLE_NAME" column=6]
It is one the most popular plugin that easy to customize for making your portfolio more attractive. The Dribble Portfolio plugin display snapshots using a shortcode that will allow developers to put designer portfolio on your website. Displaying up to 15 shots and customizable the border color is the advance options of it
Few Plugin Features:
- Use via shortcodes.
- Any number of shots or snaps can be displayed up to 15.
- Big popup view on click.
- Shots player thumbnail, name, location at top of position.
- Shots title.
- Shots view count.
- Shots comment count.
- Shots like count.
- Unlimited items border color.
- Unlimited background color.
[deribble_shots userid="usename" bgcolor="#fff" border_color="#e8e8e8" count="12" ]
The Highlight Reel is a simple WordPress plugin that allows you to easily display your recent Dribbble shots using a shortcode or a template tag on your website. After finishing the installation and activation of the Reel Highlight you have to put your username on the settings page to make it working.
Shortcode – Using the Highlight reel shortcode is the easiest method of loading your feed to your website. Simply create a new page for your feed or use an existing one and type the following:
Template Tag – Alternatively, you can embed your Dribbble feed right into your theme files using the provided Template Tag. Simply call the below function wherever you wish to display your Dribble feed.
<?php highlight_reel(); ?>