Zenphoto - The simpler media website CMS (Latest news) http://www.zenphoto.org Zenphoto is a CMS for selfhosted, gallery focused websites. Our focus lies on being easy to use and having all the features there when you need them (but out of the way if you do not). Zenphoto features support for various media formats and integrated blog and custom pages. Zenphoto is the ideal CMS for personal websites of illustrators, artists, designers, photographers, film makers and musicians. en-US Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:56:04 -0500 Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:56:04 -0500 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Zenphoto RSS Generator <![CDATA[Lighttpd Rewrite Rules (Addons & Utilities, Extensions, Third party, Unsupported, Unsupported plugin selfhosted)]]> http://www.zenphoto.org/news/lighttpd-rewrite-rules Zenphoto rewrite rules for Lighttpd works similarly to NGINX rewrite rules. Most URL resources are passed directly to index.php for processing.

http://www.zenphoto.org/news/lighttpd-rewrite-rules Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:07:45 -0400
<![CDATA[keyboardnav-extended (Extensions, Theme plugins, Unsupported, Unsupported plugin selfhosted)]]> http://www.zenphoto.org/news/keyboardnav-extended A Zenphoto plugin for keyboard navigation using the left/right arrows for gallery/album pages, single image pages,news index/categories and single news articles pages. On single image pages the up arrow key also takes back to the album.

Note: This only works correctly with themes following the standard theme structure.

Inspired by Laurent Marineau's plugin http://www.zenphoto.org/news/keyboard-plugin though no adaption.

http://www.zenphoto.org/news/keyboardnav-extended Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400
<![CDATA[3rd party plugin ThumbsZoom update for 1.4.6 (News, Third party)]]> http://www.zenphoto.org/news/3rd-party-plugin-thumbszoom-update-for-1.4.6 Antonio Ranesi has updated his ThumbsZoom plugin to finally be compatible with Zenphoto 1.4.6.

http://www.zenphoto.org/news/3rd-party-plugin-thumbszoom-update-for-1.4.6 Fri, 12 Sep 2014 05:41:34 -0400
<![CDATA[Path constants (Customizing, Development, FAQ, Theming & Templating, Tutorials, User Guide)]]> http://www.zenphoto.org/news/path-constants Zenphoto uses several path related constants internally you should always use these if you work with paths so your themes and plugins are safe for any possible name changes. These constants are defined in /zp-core/global-definitions.php.

For all URL's to actual items (albums, image, news and pages) you should rather use Zenphoto's object model framework or the related template functions.

/albums/ – stores all albums and images. If you use a custom name it of course stores that name.
http(s)://yourdomain.com/albums/ – full webpath to the /albums folder
/var/www/html/zenphoto/albums/ – The path to the albums folder but with the full server path if you installed in a subfolder "zenphoto" (exact path depends on the host)
/backup/ – stores the database backup made with the backup utility
/cache/ – stores all the cached images
/zp-core/zp-extensions/common/ – stores some files that several official plugins make use of
/zp-data/ – stores the configuration and log files
The full web path to your installation, e.g. http://www.yourdomain.com/zenphoto/ if you installed Zenphoto in a folder "zenphoto".
/zp-core/zp-extensions/ – stores all officially included plugins
http or https – The server protocol as set on its option. If you use it you need to add ://
The full path on your server. e.g. /var/www/html/zenphoto if you installed in a subfolder "zenphoto" (the exact path depends on the host)
/cache_html/ – stores all the cached static HTML files of your site pages if using the static_html_cache plugin and also the RSS feeds if the RSS cache is enabled.
/themes/ – stores all themes
/uploaded/ – the default folder for general non gallery files
/plugins/ – stores all 3rd party plugins
/zp-core/utilities/ – stores offcially included utiltiy plugins which appear as buttons on the main overview page on the backend.
stores the path to your install. If you installed in a folder called "zenphoto" resolves to zenphoto.
/zp-core/ – The Zenphoto core folder


Note: The constants do not include the slashes.

Path to a 3rd party plugin:

Path to an included plugin:

http://www.zenphoto.org/news/path-constants Wed, 10 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400
<![CDATA[New 3rd party theme "Paradigm" (News, Third party)]]> http://www.zenphoto.org/news/new-3rd-party-theme-paradigm- A new responsive theme based on Bootstrap by Olivier Ffrenchhttp://www.zenphoto.org/theme/paradigm/index.jpg.html 



http://www.zenphoto.org/news/new-3rd-party-theme-paradigm- Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:00:25 -0400
<![CDATA[Blog post about moving from Gallery3 to Zenphoto (News, Third party)]]> http://www.zenphoto.org/news/blog-post-about-moving-from-gallery3-to-zenphoto Our user Mark Headrick has written a lengthly post about his personal migration process to Zenphoto: http://blog.markheadrick.com/2014/08/15/galleries-moved-from-gallery-to-zenphoto-platform/

http://www.zenphoto.org/news/blog-post-about-moving-from-gallery3-to-zenphoto Sat, 16 Aug 2014 03:56:08 -0400
<![CDATA[Translation tutorial in Polish (Third party) (Internationalisation & localisation, Third party, Tutorials, User Guide)]]> http://www.zenphoto.org/news/translation-tutorial-in-polish-third-party A short two part tutorial in Polish covering theme based translation: 

http://www.zenphoto.org/news/translation-tutorial-in-polish-third-party Fri, 08 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400
<![CDATA[Scriptless socialsharing (Extensions, Theme plugins, Unsupported, Unsupported plugin selfhosted)]]> http://www.zenphoto.org/news/scriptless-socialsharing A plugin that provides scriptless and privacy friendly sharing buttons for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, Linkedin and Xing. You can enable them on the plugin options.

To have it work correctly you should to enable the html_meta_tags plugin and the Open Graph (og:) meta data elements.

http://www.zenphoto.org/news/scriptless-socialsharing Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400
<![CDATA[Zenphoto URL structure (FAQ, Troubleshooting, Tutorials, User Guide)]]> http://www.zenphoto.org/news/zenphoto-url-structure Zenphoto has a specific URL structure for all front end items we explain here. We recommend to use mod_rewrite but Zenphoto works without it as well. The examples assume Zenphoto has been installed in the root of a domain.

Mod_rewrite links (SEO friendly)

The URL's are not completly rewritten via mod_rewrite/htaccess but internally. Therefore some parts can be changed via the rewriteToken plugin.

Gallery index:
Gallery index, several pages:
Album (thumbnail page):
Album, several pages:
Sub album (similar for more levels):
Image page (sized image):
yourdomain.com/<albumname>/<imagename.suffix><mod_rewrite suffix e.g .html (optional)>
Link to a tag:
Date archive link:
Static custom page:
Zenpage CMS plugin
News, several pages:
News category:
yourdomain.com/news/category/<category titlelink>
News category, several pages:
yourdomain.com/news/category/<category titlelink>/<pagenumber>
Single news articles:
yourdomain.com/news/<article titlelink>
News date archive:
yourdomain.com/pages/<page titlelink>

Note: Although Zenpage pages and news categories can be nested it is not reflected in the URL. The benefit is that on re-sorting/re-nesting the links never outdate.

Non mod_rewrite links

Gallery index:
Gallery index, several pages:
Album (thumbnail page):
Album, several pages:
Sub album (similar for more levels):
Image page (sized image):
Link to a tag:
Date archive link:
Static custom page:
Zenpage CMS plugin
News section:
News section, several pages:
News category:
yourdomain.com/index.php?p=news&category=<category titlelink>
News category, several pages:
yourdomain.com/index.php?p=news&category=<category titlelink>&page=<pagenumber>
Single news articles:
yourdomain.com/index.php?p=news&title=<article titlelink>
News date archive:
yourdomain.com/index.php?p=pages&title=<page titlelink>

Note: Although Zenpage pages and news categories can be nested it is not reflected in the URL. A benefit of this is that on re-sorting/re-nesting the links never outdate.

http://www.zenphoto.org/news/zenphoto-url-structure Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0400
<![CDATA[3rdp party theme zpBSH gets update for Zenphoto 1.4.6 (News, Third party)]]> http://www.zenphoto.org/news/3rdp-party-theme-zpbsh-gets-update-for-zenphoto-1.4.6 More info and download of the theme by adamus04

Or view some screenshots first:

http://www.zenphoto.org/news/3rdp-party-theme-zpbsh-gets-update-for-zenphoto-1.4.6 Fri, 04 Jul 2014 08:04:07 -0400