jQuery Plugin To Display Pinterest Pins On The Website - pGallery

jQuery Plugin To Display Pinterest Pins On The Website - pGallery
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pGallery is a super tiny jQuery plugin that retrieves and displays the latest pins of a specified Pinterest board as a photo gallery on your webpage. Based on Pinterest JavaScript API V3.

How to use it:

1. Add references to jQuery library and the jQuery pGallery plugin's script to your page.

<script src="//code.jquery.com/jquery-latest.min.js"></script>
<script src="src/jquery.pgallery.js"></script>

2. The Html structure for the Pinterest gallery.

<ul id="pins" class="pins"></ul>
<div class="cover">
   <div class="cover__image-area"></div>
</div>

3. Customize the template as follow.

var template = [
    '<li>',
    '<a class="pins__thumbnail" href="%bigUrl%">',
    '<img class="pins__thumb-img" src="%thumbUrl%" alt="%boardName%">',
    '</a>',
    '</li>'
].join('');

4. Initialize the plugin and specify the Pinterest's username and board name.

$('#pins').pgallery({
  template: template,
  userName: 'ariawillow11',
  boardName: 'fitness-fitness-fitness'
});

5. The sample CSS to style the Pinterest gallery.

.cover {
  content: '';
  position: fixed;
  top: 0;
  left: 0;
  background: rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.6);
  z-index: 5;
  width: 100%;
  height: 0;
  overflow: hidden;
  transition: opacity .5s ease-out;
  opacity: 0;
}

.cover.active {
  opacity: 1;
  height: 100%;
}

.cover__image-area {
  bottom: 0;
  display: block;
  height: 90%;
  left: 0;
  margin: 0 auto;
  position: absolute;
  right: 0;
  top: 5%;
  width: 340px;
  z-index: 10;
}

.cover__image-area img { width: 100%; }

.pins { overflow: hidden; }

.pins > li { float: left; }

.pins__thumb-img {
  float: left;
  width: 80px;
  height: 110px;
  margin: 0 10px 10px;
  overflow: hidden;
}

Change log:

2016-02-07

  • v0.1.0

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by shapeshifta78. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.