Backlight 2.0.9 is now available! In this update, we introduce lazy-loading of thumbnails in photo albums, and numerous other improvements. Lazy-loading improves page speed by loading only those image thumbnails currently visible in the browser, and the next images just out of view. As the page is scrolled, upcoming images are loaded on demand. Lazy-loading […]
Announced in our most recent newsletter, Backlight 2.0.7 allows photo reordering within Backlight’s admin. This change further empowers users to manage their images galleries without Lightroom, from directly within Backlight’s own publisher. Here’s a quick video demonstration of the new feature in action: Updating to 2.0.7 from earlier versions of Backlight 2 is easy! How-to: […]
Our first update of the new year, Backlight 2.0.5, is now available, featuring numerous fixes, and quality of life improvements.
BACKLIGHT 2 is coming soon! In our most recent newsletter, we’ve let the lid off the upcoming release, so it’s only fair to post that news here as well. First, something that is not changing, Backlight 2 will continue to utilize the Pangolin design modules, meaning there will be no requirement to redesign your website […]
Backlight’s search seems simple enough on the surface, but has hidden depths. In this article, we deep dive on Backlight’s search features! The Search Page Backlight’s search accepts keyword queries, and returns a page with a list of matching albums, and a gallery of matching images. Search is a part of Backlight’s core. It works […]