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SocialMediaBox – a Lightbox-like viewer for an ultimate experience in viewing images and videos in EasyDNNgallery and EasyDNNnews module

The overall user experience is very important for the success of websites and for user engagement. User experience in viewing images and videos is also very significant if you want that your visitors view as much as possible images. The more items they have viewed, the more they will learn about your products and services. They will also be more engaged in liking, sharing or commenting. If you are searching for a solution that will offer an ultimate experience to site visitors on both mobile and desktop devices, then SocialMediaBox is exactly what you need.  

SocialMediaBox is an advanced Lightbox-like viewer for media files. It supports opening of images, videos and audios in a pop-up window. It is our own product and it is exclusively used in the EasyDNNgallery module. Also, it is possible to use it in the EasyDNNnews module when integrating with the EasyDNNgallery module. The displays in which it is possible to use SocialMediaBox are Gravity gallery, Chameleon gallery and Lightbox gallery.

Optimized for desktop and mobile devices

All over the Internet you can still find websites with really bad user experience of viewing images. This is especially the case for mobile devices where viewing of images is almost often an impossible mission. Today, in the world where social media is everywhere, you must be aware how important is to communicate through multimedia. You definitely don't want to have one of those sites that don't offer their visitors the right user experience and that visitors abandon rapidly. If you don't want that, the solution is to use the EasyDNNgallery and EasyDNNnews module and SocialMediaBox.

SocialMediaBox is optimized for an ultimate user experience in viewing multimedia files no matter if a visitor uses a desktop or mobile device.

Lite, Plus and Advanced version

SocialMediaBox detects a type of a user’s device and it differentiates users of desktop and mobile devices. Thanks to that, the version which is optimized for their device will be displayed to users. Depending on the functionalities which you want in SocialMediaBox, for desktop users you can select the Lite, Plus and Advanced mode. The Plus version of SocialMediaBox will always be displayed to visitors with mobile devices.

Lite mode on desktop computers

Plus mode on desktop computers

Advanced mode on desktop computers

Plus mode on mobile devices

User engagement

SocialMediaBox is designed with one main goal - to increase user engagement. Even users from their mobile devices can share, like or comment images if commenting is enabled in the settings.

Social sites

EasyDNNgallery supports the DNN social API and it is a popular gallery solution for social web sites. User experience of uploading and managing galleries has recently been improved, so EasyDNNgallery enables users with both mobile and desktop devices to upload their images and videos. On the other hand, SocialMediaBox enables a pleasant experience during viewing images, liking, sharing, commenting and other. Thanks to SocialMediaBox, EasyDNNgallery is a complete gallery solution for social websites.


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